Whiteboard Video: Precision Co-Pay Assistance Programs

January 11th, 2018|Categories: Videos

Consumer cost-sharing for prescription drugs is high and getting higher.  To address the high out-of-pocket medication costs, patient assistance programs — such as co-pay […]

V-BID Whiteboard Video: Precision Benefit Design

August 10th, 2017|Categories: Videos

Access to prescription drugs is a hot-button health care issue. The V-BID center proposes an innovative and dynamic concept - Precision Benefit Design - that recognizes that individualized therapies are often needed to achieve desired health outcomes.

V-BID Whiteboard Video: The High-Value Health Plan

August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Videos

High-deductible health plans with a health savings account are increasing in popularity, but patients with chronic health conditions still struggle to afford the care they need. The Center for Value-Based Insurance Design proposes an innovative alternative to HSA-HDHPs, called the High-Value Health Plan.

V-BID Animated Video: Aligning Payment Reform with Benefit Design

June 14th, 2017|Categories: Videos

The Center for Value-Based Insurance Design presents "Moving from Volume to Value: Aligning Providers and Consumers"

V-BID Animated Video: Understanding Clinical Nuance

August 2nd, 2016|Categories: Videos

V-BID aligns patients' out-of-pocket costs with the value of services. These innovative plans are designed with the tenets of "clinical nuance", recognizing that 1) clinical services differ in the benefit health produced, and 2) the clinical benefit derived from a specific service depends on who receives it, who provides it, where it is provided. Our new video offers a visual guide to better understand clinical nuance.

V-BID Highlighted in House Ways and Means Hearing

March 21st, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized, Videos

Watch this video of the US House of Representatives Ways and Means Health Subcommittee hearing on Preserving and Strengthening Medicare, held on March 16, 2016. The video features an opening statement and acknowledgement of Value-Based Insurance Design by Chairman Pat Tiberi, an endorsement for V-BID in Medicare by Congresswoman Diane Black, and expert testimony in support of this idea.

AJMC: Geisinger V-BID Program

February 26th, 2016|Categories: News, Videos

Dr. Mark Fendrick discusses how the Geisinger V-BID Program leads to savings by eliminating drug co-payments

A study published in the February 2016 issue of […]

Senate Committee on Armed Services Testimony

February 23rd, 2016|Categories: Videos

On Tuesday, February 23rd, Dr. A. Mark Fendrick, Director of The Center for Value-Based Insurance Design, testified before the United States Senate Committee on Armed Services Subcommittee on Personnel. Dr. Fendrick discussed how the principles of value-based insurance design (V-BID) and clinical nuance can contribute positively to defense health care reform.

V-BID Whiteboard Video: Goldilocks Chooses A Health Plan

December 8th, 2015|Categories: News, Videos

Choosing a Health Plan?  Check out our new Whiteboard Video!
The University of Michigan Center for Value-Based Insurance Design (V-BID) is pleased to introduce our very […]

Shifting the Healthcare Cost Discussion from “How Much” to “How Well”

April 5th, 2014|Categories: Videos

Despite large, innovative improvements in medicine, cost growth in healthcare is the main focus for healthcare reform. The V-BID Center proposes that we shift […]