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2017 Sponsorship Opportunities

September 7th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized

2017 V-BID Summit
Sponsorship Opportunities
The 2017 V-BID Summit: V-BID at the ‘Big House’ will be held as a two-day event at the University of Michigan […]

Executive Order Enables Innovation in HSA-HDHPs

August 8th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized

On August xx, 2017, an executive order, entitled “Reducing the Cost of Medical Products and Enhancing American Biomedical Innovation”, that updates IRS Section 223 (c)(2)(C). […]

Draft Executive Order Enables Innovation in HSA-HDHPs

August 1st, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized

In late June, a draft of an executive order, entitled “Reducing the Cost of Medical Products and Enhancing American Biomedical Innovation”, emerged that would […]

Related Media Coverage on Executive Order

July 27th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized

Related Media Coverage on Executive Order

Conduent:  Administration Eyes Expanding HDHP Pre-Deductible Coverage to Chronic Disease Managment
 
Julia Zuckerman & Richard Stover

A recent draft executive order […]

Flagged Draft Executive Order Enables Innovation in HSA-HDHPs

July 25th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized

In late June, a draft of an executive order, entitled “Reducing the Cost of Medical Products and Enhancing American Biomedical Innovation”, emerged that would […]

Specialty Pharmaceuticals

July 11th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized

 

Specialty pharmaceuticals are medications that consist of complex molecules, are often complicated to deliver, and/or carry high costs.  Today, approximately a third of total […]

Press Release: President Signs Executive Order that Amends IRS Code to Allow Pre-Deductible Coverage of Chronic Disease Services

June 23rd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized

 
President Signs Executive Order that Amends IRS Code to Allow Pre-Deductible Coverage of Chronic Disease Services

On Friday, June 23, 2017, the President signed an executive […]

Related Articles: HSA-Eligible High-Deductible Health Plans

April 14th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized

Value-Based Insurance Design Benefit Offsets Reductions in Medication Adherence Associated with Switch to Deductible Plan
 
Health Affairs – M. Reed, E.M. Warton, M. Solomon, A. […]

TRICARE Legislation

January 24th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized

The pilot includes an evaluation of how reducing or eliminating the cost-sharing for specified high-value medications and services impacts:  (I) adherence to medication regimens; […]

HSA-HDHPs Legislation

January 24th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized

This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to permit a health plan with no deductible for medical management of a chronic disease to be […]