Behind the Scenes, Health Insurers Use Cash and Gifts to Sway Which Benefits Employers Choose

The insurance industry gives lucrative commissions and bonuses — from six-figure payouts to a chance to bat against Mariano Rivera — to the independent brokers who advise employers. Critics call the payments a “classic conflict of interest” that drive up costs.

How Employer-Sponsored Wellness Programs Create Ethical Dilemma for Physicians

Employer-sponsored wellness programs that link the cost of health insurance to an individual's compliance with healthcare recommendations can put physicians in a difficult position

This Is How Doctors Really Feel When You Ask Them, 'What Would You Do?'

Do doctors ever get put in a spot when the patients personalize the situation?originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.