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In healthcare experiment, patients pay more for 'bad' medicine

Published 12/19/2013, Reuters

When Tanner Martin, 17, developed excruciating back pain last year, he was sure he needed an X-ray to find out what was wrong. But his mother, Konnie Martin, was no ordinary parent. She is at the center of an experiment, known as value-based insurance, that could transform American healthcare.

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