Healthcare Triage News: Should We Pay People to Improve Their Health?

We seem to have no problem penalizing patients for being unhealthy (see our episode on wellness programs). But we rarely consider paying patients to be healthier. Why is that? The NEJM has a study to change your mind. This is Healthcare Triage News:

 

Here’s the study I’m talking about: Randomized Trial of Four Financial-Incentive Programs for Smoking Cessation.

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