Press Releases

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 […]

Fendrick Elected to Institute of Medicine

October 21st, 2014|Categories: News, Press Releases

Monday, October 20, 2014. Washington, DC. Today, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) announced that V-BID Center Director, A. Mark Fendrick, MD, has been elected […]

V-BID included in CMS Request for Information to Innovate Medicare

October 2nd, 2014|Categories: News, Press Releases

Thursday, October 2, 2014, Washington, DC.  The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a request for information to innovate Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (PDP), […]

AJMC Editorial on Generic Cost Sharing Generates Attention

September 17th, 2014|Categories: News, Press Releases

On Wednesday, September 17, 2014, The American Journal of Managed Care published an editorial by Dr. A. Mark Fendrick, V-BID Center Director, and Dr. Gerry Oster, […]

V-BID for Better Care Act of 2014 Introduced in US Senate: “Transformative” Idea Attains Bipartisan, Bicameral Support

September 11th, 2014|Categories: News, Press Releases

Washington, D.C. September 11, 2014 – U.S. Senators John Thune (R-South Dakota) and Debbie Stabenow (D-Michigan) introduced bipartisan legislation The Value-Based Insurance Design (V-BID) […]

Value-Based Insurance Design Better Care Act Introduced to Congress

July 23rd, 2014|Categories: News, Press Releases

July 23, 2014

Washington, D.C. – Representatives Diane Black (R-TN) and Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) introduced H.R. 5183 – The V-BID for Better Care Act of 2014 to establish […]