The Stanford Center for Clinical and Translational Research and Education

Sunshine Act Open Payments


Spectrum Operations, Training and Compliance (OTC) serves faculty and clinical research personnel at Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, and the Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System.

Services Provided
  • Budget & Billing Support
  • Regulatory/Compliance Support
  • Study Facilitators
  • Training & Education
  • Point of Contact for questions about clinical research

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Contact Information

Operations, Training & Compliance
800 Welch Road
MC: 5737
Palo Alto, CA 94304
(650) 498-6498
Fax (650) 723-8552

The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has published several quick guides and presentations to assist with physician registration.

Tips and FAQs from the Vice Provost and Dean of Research website:

Step One: Register with CMS Enterprise Portal

Step Two: Register with CMS Open Payments System

For more information about Open Payments, please visit the Open Payments website. If you have any questions, you can submit an email to the Help Desk at Live Help Desk support is available by calling 1-855-326-8366, Monday through Friday, from 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. (CT), excluding Federal holidays.