40th Anniversary of the RAND Health Insurance Experiment 

June 27, 2016

2016 marks the 40th anniversary of the RAND Health Insurance Experiment (HIE) led by Joe Newhouse. It is the largest health policy study in U.S. history and the only experimental study of how cost-sharing arrangements affect people's use of health services, the quality of care they receive, and their health status. Read more about the experiment here and how it still has an impact on healthcare today.