Value Based Insurance Design

The premise of Value Based Insurance Design, and the focus of VBID Health, is to align patients' out-of-pocket costs, such as copayments and deductibles, with the value of health services.



Low-Value Care



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Join Dr. Mark Fendrick and Low-Value Care Task Force member Beth Bortz for our next webinar: "Low-Value Care 101: Identify, Measure, Reduce, Report". Click to register.

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Latest News & Events

2019 analysis shows improving HSA-HDHP coverage for chronic disease prevention would likely be cost-neutral.
Altarum and VBID Health launch Research Consortium for Health Care Value Assessment. Read the concept paper for state-based leadership on low-value care reduction" (the first link is the same but we just published the concept paper.
Analysis shows small cost of improving access to chronic disease management medications for enrollees in high-deductible plans.
Billions of dollars are spent every year on low-value medical care in the US. V-BID Health is organizing a multi-stakeholder task force to address this critical issue.
Drs. Fendrick and Chernew Publish a Paper on Using "Smarter" Deductibles To Engage Consumers.
A new study for the American Health Policy Institute (AHPI) called "Using Data-Driven Disruption to Reduce Wasteful Healthcare Spending" with an introduction from Tevi Troy, AHPI's President.
VBID Health partner Dr. Chernew coauthors a report that recommends transitioning to a global payment model in Medicare.