V-BID Center Update: Bipartisan Chronic Disease Management Act Reintroduced in Senate

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

V-BID Interns2021-05-29T01:43:49+05:00May 29th, 2021|Center Updates, News|

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 Interns2021-05-07T20:33:50+05:00April 29th, 2021|News, Press Releases|

Payer Actions to Reduce Low-Value Care

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).

Vbidcenter2021-05-19T23:19:08+05:00April 21st, 2021|News, Press Releases|

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 Interns2021-05-29T01:34:48+05:00April 14th, 2021|Center Updates, News|

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|

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|

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|

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|

Press Release: Significant Uptake of IRS Rule Expanding Pre-Deductible Coverage of Chronic Disease Services

The 2020 Kaiser Family Foundation Survey of Employer Health Benefits reported significant uptake of a 2019 federal rule that expanded the number of clinical services that may be covered before enrollees meet their plan deductibles.

V-BID Interns2021-02-04T20:52:52+05:00February 4th, 2021|News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|

V-BID Center Update: CMMI Webinar on Medicare Advantage V-BID Model January 14th; Role of V-BID in Addressing Consumers’ Drug Costs

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

V-BID Interns2021-01-20T21:46:45+05:00January 20th, 2021|Center Updates, News|

V-BID Center Update: Increasing Receipt of Second COVID-19 Vaccine Dose, V-BID’s Expanding Role in Medicare

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

V-BID Interns2021-01-08T22:03:43+05:00December 25th, 2020|Center Updates, News|

Federal Transparency Rule Announced at V-BID Center; Medicare Offers COVID-19 Antibody Treatment with No Cost-Share

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

V-BID Interns2020-12-05T00:30:42+05:00December 5th, 2020|Center Updates, News|

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|
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