On January 14, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the Notice of Benefit and Payment Parameters for 2022. This included a finalized user fee of 2.25% of premiums for insurers on the federally facilitated exchange. The rule also allows states to enroll eligible patients in the individual marketplace.
The agency's Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) announced updates to the Value-Based Insurance Design (VBID) Model along with a brand new Part D Payment Modernization Model.
The VBID model was launched in 2017, the update announced last Friday is designed to further reduce Medicare costs, enhance the quality of care...