V-BID Principles for Public Payers

How Public Payers Are Adopting VBID Principles Despite Constraints
– AJMC.com

Manatt’s Adam Finkelstein, a counsel with Manatt Health, was quoted by AMJC.com for an article on the University of Michigan’s Value-Based Insurance Design (V-BID) Center’s annual V-BID Summit, where Finkelstein was a panelist. The session focused on expanding the role of V-BID principles in public payers.

Finkelstein explained that his prior experience as a health insurance specialist at Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation had given him insight on how V-BID principles are being tested in Medicare Advantage (MA) plans. He called it “remarkable” that CMS was willing to take the leap into V-BID by letting MA plans offer reduced cost sharing for some high-value services in certain chronic diseases.

Read the article here