Press Releases

Press Release: A Clinically-Dynamic Approach to Prescription Drugs – ‘Reward the Good Soldier’

May 17th, 2016|Categories: News, Press Releases

Access to prescription drugs is a hot-button health care issue. The V-BID center proposes an innovative benefit design - 'Reward the Good Soldier'.

NEWS UPDATE: CMS Proposed Rule for Part B Drugs includes V-BID Principles

March 9th, 2016|Categories: News, Press Releases

On Tuesday, March 8th, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) proposed a rule that would test a new way for Medicare Part […]

February 23, 2016: US Senate Committee on Armed Services

February 23rd, 2016|Categories: Events, Press Releases, Testimonies

On Tuesday, February 23rd, Dr. A. Mark Fendrick, V-BID Center Director, testified before the United States Senate Committee on Armed Services Subcommittee on Personnel.  Dr. Fendrick […]

CMS Announces Medicare Advantage V-BID Model Test

September 2nd, 2015|Categories: News, Press Releases

News Update: CMS Announces Medicare Advantage V-BID Model Test
On September 1, 2015, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a program to test Value-Based Insurance […]

NEWS UPDATE: V-BID Medicare Advantage Bill Passes House of Representatives

June 18th, 2015|Categories: News, Press Releases

Washington, DC – The Strengthening Medicare Advantage through Innovation and Transparency for Seniors Act of 2015 (HR 2570) was passed by the US House of […]

UPDATE: MA V-BID Bill Passes Key House Committee

June 3rd, 2015|Categories: News, Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Preservation of Access for Seniors in Medicare Advantage Act of 2015 (HR 2581) was passed by the Ways and Means Committee […]

BREAKING NEWS: Thune-Stabenow Bill to Establish V-BID Demonstration in Medicare Advantage 

May 21st, 2015|Categories: News, Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sens. John Thune (R-S.D.) and Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.) today reintroduced bipartisan legislation that would establish a Medicare Advantage (MA) demonstration […]

New V-BID videos showcase a decade advancing the health care cost discussion

February 19th, 2015|Categories: News, Press Releases

V-BID’s updated member profile and policy brief describe the Center’s history, current private/public sector implementation measures, and future directions as a member of the […]

Growing momentum for V-BID in Medicare Advantage plans

November 7th, 2014|Categories: News, Press Releases

Responding to growing momentum for clinical nuance in Medicare Advantage, the V-BID Center has provided substantial comments on the recent CMS RFI regarding a […]

V-BID submits comments to CMS RFI on Medicare Advantage

November 4th, 2014|Categories: News, Press Releases

In response to the recent CMS RFI regarding implementing V-BID in MA, MA-PD plans, the V-BID Center has submitted comments substantively exploring this option.

We […]