Low-Value Care 101 Webinar:

February 2019 – Dr. Mark Fendrick, Director of the Center for Value-Based Insurance Design, and Beth Bortz, President and CEO of the Virginia Center for Health Innovation, hopped on a webinar to discuss initiatives to address low-value care.

Low-value care, or medical care that provides no or minimal benefit to a patient, is a major driver of inefficiency in health care and an untapped opportunity to increase quality and reduce spending in both public and private systems. 

Dr. Fendrick shared current progress in the areas of identifying and measuring low-value care, and Ms. Bortz will delved into innovative strategies to use that information to reduce and report low-value care.

Review the resources below to learn more about low-value care