V-BID Center Hosts CMS Price Transparency Roundtable; AJMC/NPC “Bang for the Buck” Webinar Today

This update features policy developments, media reports, and events supporting continued momentum for multiple V-BID Center initiatives throughout late October and early November 2020.

V-BID Interns2020-11-11T02:53:35+05:00November 10th, 2020|Center Updates, News|

Thursday, October 29, 2020: Virtual Roundtable with CMS Administrator Seema Verma

On Thursday, October 29th, at 10:45 am EDT, the V-BID Center will host a virtual roundtable with CMS Administrator Seema Verma and invited panelists to discuss initiatives designed to improve patient-centered outcomes and lower health care expenditures as part of the movement towards value-based care.

Vbidcenter2020-10-30T22:59:29+05:00October 28th, 2020|Events, News|

V-BID Center Update: V-BID Highlighted in New Reports from NASEM, ICER, UnitedHealth

This update features policy developments, media reports, and events supporting continued momentum for multiple V-BID Center initiatives throughout October 2020.

V-BID Interns2020-10-28T20:04:35+05:00October 28th, 2020|Center Updates, News|

V-BID Center Update: Upcoming Webinar on Higher Health Care Value Post COVID-19

This update features policy developments, media reports, and events supporting continued momentum for multiple V-BID Center initiatives throughout September 2020.

V-BID Interns2020-09-23T23:32:41+05:00September 23rd, 2020|Center Updates, News|

V-BID Center Update: Recent Webinar, Media Coverage on V-BID’s Role in the COVID-19 Pandemic

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

V-BID Interns2020-09-18T21:09:25+05:00August 21st, 2020|Center Updates, News|

V-BID Center Update: V-BID Effective in Ensuring Medication Adherence in HDHPs and Reducing Low Value Care; Growing Bipartisan Policy Support

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

V-BID Interns2020-08-05T21:28:20+05:00July 22nd, 2020|Center Updates, News|

Breaking: V-BID Included in Biden-Sanders Unity Task Force Recommendations

Washington, DC — On Wednesday, the Biden-Sanders Unity Task Force released a 110-page document detailing recommendations for key issues, including health care.

V-BID Interns2020-09-28T23:37:09+05:00July 10th, 2020|News, Press Releases|

V-BID Center Update: CMS Proposed Rule Encourages Medicaid Value-Based Drug Agreements

This update features policy developments, media reports, and events supporting continued momentum for multiple V-BID Center initiatives from mid to late June.

V-BID Interns2020-10-05T23:41:22+05:00June 24th, 2020|Center Updates, News|

V-BID Center Update: Medicare Caps Insulin Copays, COVID-19 Waivers Extended

This update features policy developments, media reports, and events supporting continued momentum for multiple V-BID Center initiatives from late May to early June.

V-BID Interns2020-06-10T18:27:19+05:00June 9th, 2020|Center Updates, News|

Press Release: Michael Chernew Appointed MedPAC Chair

On April 10, 2020 at 12PM EDT, the V-BID Center's A. Mark Fendrick will virtually present at the University of Michigan Department of Internal Medicine Grand Rounds.

V-BID Interns2020-05-21T22:57:12+05:00May 21st, 2020|News, Press Releases|

V-BID Center Update: V-BID included in CMS final payment rule, COVID-19 legislation

This update features policy developments, media reports, and events supporting continued momentum for multiple V-BID Center initiatives from late April through mid-May.

V-BID Interns2020-05-20T23:49:28+05:00May 20th, 2020|Center Updates, News|

V-BID Center Update: V-BID Principles Continue to be Included in COVID-19 Relief

This update features policy developments, media reports, and events supporting continued momentum for multiple V-BID Center initiatives from early to late April.

V-BID Interns2020-04-29T22:36:52+05:00April 29th, 2020|Center Updates, News|

V-BID Center Update: V-BID Principles Included In Federal COVID Relief

This update features policy developments, media reports, and events supporting continued momentum for multiple V-BID Center initiatives from early March to early April.

V-BID Interns2020-04-02T01:04:55+05:00April 1st, 2020|Center Updates, News|

Press Release: Families First Coronavirus Response Act Eliminates Cost-Sharing for COVID-19 Testing

Wasington, DC -- On Wednesday, the President signed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (HR 6201) into law.  Among other stipulations, this legislation eliminates cost-sharing for COVID-19 testing.

V-BID Interns2020-04-01T19:40:21+05:00March 20th, 2020|News, Press Releases|

BREAKING NEWS: New CMS Model Dramatically Reduces Insulin-Related Out-of-Pocket Costs

Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced a new model, Part D Senior Savings, dramatically reducing insulin-related out-of-pocket costs for 3 million Medicare beneficiaries.

V-BID Interns2020-05-08T02:23:35+05:00March 12th, 2020|News, Press Releases|