About V-BID Interns

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far V-BID Interns has created 315 blog entries.

Press Release: Chronic Disease Management Act of 2021 Introduced in Senate

On April 28, 2021, Senators John Thune (R-SD) and Tom Carper (D-DE), re-introduced the Chronic Disease Management Act in the United States Senate. This bill builds upon its previous versions and includes criteria from the 2019 IRS guidance to further increase the flexibility of HSA-HDHPs to cover chronic disease services on pre-deductible basis.

V-BID Interns2021-05-03T20:46:58+05:00April 29th, 2021|News, Press Releases|

Tuesday, April 20, 2021: Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) Program Carrier Conference

On Tuesday, April 20, 2021, V-BID Center director, A. Mark Fendrick, presented at the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program Carrier Conference, co-hosted by the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) and America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP).

V-BID Interns2021-04-21T00:08:57+05:00April 19th, 2021|Events, Other Events|

Monday, April 19, 2021: All-Payer Claims Database Council Meeting

On Monday, April 19, 2021, V-BID Center director, A. Mark Fendrick, presented to the All-Payer Claims Database Council.

V-BID Interns2021-04-19T22:05:03+05:00April 19th, 2021|Events, Other Events|

V-BID Center Update: Insurers Re-Instating Cost-Sharing for COVID-19 Care; Lawsuit Against ACA Preventive Service Provisions

This update features literature items, media reports, and events supporting continued momentum for multiple V-BID Center initiatives throughout late March and early April 2021.

V-BID Interns2021-04-14T08:13:27+05:00April 14th, 2021|Center Updates, News|

Tuesday, March 23, 2021: The Conference Board Employee Benefits Research Council

On Tuesday, March 23, 2021, V-BID Center director, A. Mark Fendrick, presented to the Employee Benefits Research Council of The Conference Board.  

V-BID Interns2021-03-30T21:01:06+05:00March 19th, 2021|Events, Other Events|

V-BID Center Update: Recording Available for 2021 Virtual V-BID Summit; USPSTF Expands Recommendations for Free Lung Cancer Screenings

This update features policy developments, literature items, media reports, and events supporting continued momentum for multiple V-BID Center initiatives throughout March.

V-BID Interns2021-03-18T20:11:13+05:00March 18th, 2021|Center Updates, News|

Monday, November 9, 2020: University of Michigan HMP 631 Guest Lecture

On Friday, March 12, 2020, V-BID Center director, A. Mark Fendrick, presented to the students of University of Michigan School of Public Health HMP 631.

V-BID Interns2021-03-12T02:11:13+05:00March 12th, 2021|Events|

V-BID Center Update: Complimentary Registration to 2021 Summit; New CMS Guidance on V-BID Principles for COVID Vaccine and Testing

This update features policy developments, media reports, and events supporting continued momentum for multiple V-BID Center initiatives throughout the end of February and early March 2021.

V-BID Interns2021-03-17T19:25:55+05:00March 8th, 2021|Center Updates, News|

2021 V-BID Summit Resources

On Wednesday, March 10, 2021, the V-BID Center held its annual summit.

V-BID Interns2021-03-06T00:06:44+05:00March 5th, 2021|Uncategorized|

V-BID Policy Highlight 2021

20 Years of impact V-BID Policy Achievements To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the first V-BID publication, we have highlighted key V-BID policy developments over the last two decades. Scroll through the following list to see how V-BID policies have improved quality, enhanced patient experience, and promoted cost-containment. View the Summit Webpage Sections 2713 and 4105 of the Affordable Care Act The Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires that health plans must provide coverage for specified evidence-based and preventive services without a copay or contribution toward a deductible. The Secretary of Health and Human Services was also given the authority to develop guidelines allowing employers and health insurers to utilize V-BID. Read More March 2010 CMS Final Rule 2334-F CMS finalizes rules giving state Medicaid programs greater flexibility to vary enrollee cost-sharing, allowing the possibility to implement a clinically nuanced cost-sharing model. Read More January 2014 CMS Announces [...]

V-BID Interns2021-03-05T23:21:09+05:00March 4th, 2021|Uncategorized|

Thursday, February 25, 2021: DC Health Benefit Exchange Authority Advisory Working Group

On Thursday, February 25, the V-BID Center director, Dr. A. Mark Fendrick, spoke at the DC Health Benefit Exchange Authority advisory working group, Social Justice and Health Disparities.

V-BID Interns2021-02-24T10:11:33+05:00February 24th, 2021|Events, Other Events|

V-BID Center Update: Cost-Sharing Deters Appropriate Care, Increases Mortality; 2021 V-BID Center Virtual Summit

This update features recent literature items, media reports, and events supporting continued momentum for multiple V-BID Center initiatives throughout February.

V-BID Interns2021-02-18T20:42:38+05:00February 18th, 2021|Center Updates, News|

Tuesday, February 16, 2021: Million Hearts Webinar

On Tuesday, February 16, the V-BID Center director, Dr. A. Mark Fendrick, spoke at the Million Hearts webinar, Value-Based Insurance Design Opportunities for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and Management.

V-BID Interns2021-02-12T22:30:14+05:00February 12th, 2021|Events, Other Events|

Thursday, February 4, 2021: AHIP V-BID Model Webinar

On Thursday, February 4, the V-BID Center director, Dr. A. Mark Fendrick, spoke at AHIP webinar, Successfully Navigating the Value-Based Insurance Design (V-BID) Model.

V-BID Interns2021-02-04T22:14:20+05:00February 4th, 2021|Events, Other Events|

V-BID Center Update: Significant Uptake of IRS Rule Expanding Pre-Deductible Coverage of Chronic Disease Services

This update features policy developments, media reports, and events supporting continued momentum for multiple V-BID Center initiatives throughout the end of January and early February 2021.

V-BID Interns2021-02-04T22:28:47+05:00February 4th, 2021|Center Updates, News|
Go to Top