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Draft EO

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 […]

Medicare/Medicare Advantage Legislation

January 24th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized

Reduces or eliminates copays for the treatment of 15 medical conditions under selected Medicare plans.

 

Creates the voluntary “Better Care Program” that is open […]

HSA-HDHP Interactive Timeline

November 6th, 2016|Categories: Interactive Timeline, Uncategorized

This interactive timeline highlights the history of Value-Based Insurance Design (V-BID) from the conception of clinically nuanced cost-sharing to the implementation of V-BID principles into private and public health plans across the country.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016: HFMA 63rd Annual Fall Conference

October 10th, 2016|Categories: Events, Uncategorized

On Tuesday, October 18, Dr. A. Mark Fendrick, Director of the Center for Value-Based Insurance Design (V-BID), will speak at HFMA’s 63rd Annual Fall Conference – […]

Wednesday, September 28, 2016: National Business Group on Health Webinar

September 26th, 2016|Categories: Events, Uncategorized

On Wednesday, September 28, Dr. A. Mark Fendrick, Director of the Center for Value-Based Insurance Design (V-BID), will speak during a webinar jointly sponsored by […]