Insurer pays members to lose weight
NEWS IN BRIEF — Posted Feb. 26, 2007
Medical Mutual of Ohio says it will pay its members up to $150 a year to weigh in at Weight Watchers meetings, even if they don't lose weight.
This follows similar moves by two Medicaid plans in Tennessee and West Virginia.
Note: This item originally appeared at http://www.ama-assn.org/amednews/2007/02/26/bibf0226.htm.