Applications Due April 16 for 2022 Medicare Advantage VBID Model

Situation Report | December 14, 2020

The U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released the 2022 Request for Applications (RFA) for the Value-Based Insurance Design (VBID) Model, which includes the Hospice Benefit Component of VBID.

Applications are due April 16, 2021 and the application portal will go live by February 1, 2021 on CMS’s VBID website.

This applies to all VBID model components, including value-based insurance design by socioeconomic status, Part C and Part D rewards and incentives programs, and the Hospice Benefit Component.

Registration is also open for the 2022 VBID Model and Hospice Benefit Component Overview Webinar on January 14, 2021, from 4 to 5 p.m.

CMS will be offering another webinar on February 11, 2021, from 4 to 5 p.m. for questions related to the VBID Model, the Hospice Benefit Component, and the model’s application process. Registration is here.

HCA will update the membership as more information becomes available.