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Healthcare Spending, Medicaid and Private Plans Innovate to Accelerate Equity
Holiday Newsletter, 2023 V-BID Center Summit
Out of Pocket Costs Remain a Burden for Patients; Millions Spent on Low-Value Cancer Screening
According to EBRI survey findings, 80% of employers won’t impose cost sharing on preventive services if the ACA preventive services mandate is overturned. The Section 2713 mandate incorporates V-BID principles to expand first-dollar coverage of preventive care services for an estimated 167 million Americans.
New Survey: 75% of Employers Won’t Impose Cost-Sharing if ACA Mandate is Overturned
Tradeoffs Podcast Addresses Cancer Coverage, Low-Value Care Briefing
This week’s episode of Tradeoffs, a national podcast addressing America's toughest health policy challenges, focuses on the problem of lack of coverage for follow up testing after positive initial cancer screening.
VBID included in IRA; Court Rules on ACA Preventive Care Mandate
The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022, which passed the Senate on August 7th, includes several V-BID related items
Grand Rounds: Removing Cost-Sharing for Cancer Screening; United Eliminates Cost-Sharing for LifeSaving Drugs
CMS Proposes Eliminating Cost-Sharing for Colonoscopy after Positive Test
Press Release: CMS Proposes to Waive Cost-Sharing for Colonoscopy After Positive At-Home Colorectal Cancer Screening Test
In a July 7 press release, CMS Proposes Physician Payment Rule to Expand Access to High-Quality Care”, CMS proposed that a follow-up colonoscopy to an at-home test be considered a preventive service, which means that cost sharing would be waived for people with Medicare.
Coverage Gap for Cancer Screening Follow-Up Care
California V-BID Plan Improves Engagement and Quality at No Added Cost