V-BID Policy Update

July 19th, 2017|Categories: Monthly Updates, News

This update features policy developments, media reports, and events supporting continued momentum for multiple V-BID Center initiatives.

V-BID Center Spring Update 2017

June 14th, 2017|Categories: Monthly Updates, News

V-BID Spring update: Congressional testimony on Medicare, HSA reform, precision medicine and more...

June 7, 2017: Committee on Ways and Means Medicare Advantage Testimony

June 5th, 2017|Categories: Events, Press Releases, Testimonies

On Wednesday, June 7th, Dr. A. Mark Fendrick, V-BID Center Director, testified before the Committee on Ways and Means, Subcommittee on Health hearing on Promoting Integrated […]

V-BID for Better Care Act of 2017 to Expand V-BID Medicare Advantage Model Test to All 50 States

April 7th, 2017|Categories: Events, News

On April 6th, 2017, Representative Diane Black (R-TN) introduced H.R.1995, V-BID for Better Care Act of 2017, cosponsored by Earl Blumenauer (D-OR), Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA), […]

V-BID Congressional Briefing, February 7, 2017

February 2nd, 2017|Categories: Briefings, Events, News, Press Releases

Value-Based Insurance Design:  An Innovative Approach to Improve Medicare Advantage, Health Savings Accounts, and TRICARE

Washington, DC:  On Tuesday, February 7, Representatives Diane Black (R-TN) and […]

Press Release: JAMA Internal Medicine – “Smarter” Deductibles to Better Engage Consumers and Mitigate Cost-Related Nonadherence

January 9th, 2017|Categories: News, Press Releases

As Washington grapples with the fate of the Affordable Care Act, a pair of health care researchers has proposed a new way to design health insurance plans [...]

Press Release: President Signs Defense Bill Authorizing V-BID Pilot in TRICARE

December 26th, 2016|Categories: News, Press Releases

President Signs Defense Bill Authorizing TRICARE V-BID Pilot
On Friday, December 23rd, 2016, the President signed a $619 billion defense bill that calls for a […]

Press Release: Senate Bill Expands V-BID Medicare Demonstration to all 50 States

December 8th, 2016|Categories: News, Press Releases

December 6, 2016 – Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, and Ranking Member Ron Wyden, D-Ore., along with Senators Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., and […]

Press Release: 2017 National Defense Authorization Act calls for V-BID Demonstration

December 1st, 2016|Categories: News, Press Releases

2017 Defense Bill Calls for Expanded Role for V-BID in TRICARE Program
House and Senate conferees have agreed to an almost $619 billion defense budget […]

Press Release: Bipartisan Senate Proposal calls for Expanded Role for V-BID in Medicare Program

October 31st, 2016|Categories: News, Press Releases

Thursday, October 27, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch, R-UT, and Ranking Member Ron Wyden, D-OR, along with Senators Johnny Isakson, R-GA, and Mark […]