Press Releases

V-BID Center Receives the 2017 National Forum Public Policy Award

October 27th, 2017|Categories: Events, News, Other Events, Press Releases

The National Forum for Heart Disease & Stroke Prevention annually recognizes individuals and organizations who have made exceptional contributions to heart disease and stroke […]

Alexander-Murray Bipartisan Bill

October 18th, 2017|Categories: News, Press Releases


New Alexander-Murray bipartisan bill includes V-BID
Senators Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Patty Murray (D-WA) reached an agreement on Tuesday, October 17th regarding their bipartisan bill […]

Press Release: Exploring Unnecessary Health Spending in Health Affairs

October 3rd, 2017|Categories: Press Releases

Study Identifies Unexpected Contributor to Rising Health Costs: Low-Cost Services
As the U.S. health care system searches for ways to cut costs while improving quality, […]

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

September 27th, 2017|Categories: News, Press Releases

September 26, 2017 – Today, the United States Senate passed S. 870,  Creating High-Quality Results and Outcomes Necessary to Improve Chronic (CHRONIC) Care Act of […]

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 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 […]