2022 Virtual V-BID Summit Summaries

Increasing Health Equity to Reduce Disparities in Value-Based Care

At the 2022 V-BID Summit, hosted by the Center for Value-Based Insurance Design at the University of Michigan, representatives of CMS and the Commonwealth Fund gave an update on the efforts to monitor, evaluate, and improve health equity in the United States.

Serving Nontraditional Health Care Needs in Medicare Through V-BID

Panelists touted the ability to pay for items and repairs to keep Medicare beneficiaries healthier at home, avoiding potentially costly hospitalizations and complications.

How Is US Progressing in Measuring, Reducing Low-Value Care?

Reducing low-value care means saving money, reducing potential harm, and creating room for high-value care to be delivered in the United States.

Incremental Steps Helpful but Not Enough to End Underinsurance Issue, Panelists Say

Without addressing rising costs, the problem of underinsurance in health care coverage will remain, said panelists at the 2022 V-BID Summit, discussing some of the smaller steps that are being proposed or are already in place to try to ease the financial burden.