IVI Director of Scientific Communications, Mark Linthicum, talked to Managed Healthcare Executive about how the Open-Source Value Project (OSVP) is going to change the way we approach value assessment and ultimately measure value in health care treatments and services. Read the full article here.
IVI Launches Groundbreaking Project Allowing Patients, Payers and Providers to Measure Value in Health Care
IVI’s “Open-Source Value Project” Develops Dynamic and Flexible Models to Help All Health Care Stakeholders Make Scientifically-Based Decisions about the Value of Treatments and Services; First Model, Released Today, is Focused on Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatments Los Angeles, CA (November 8, 2017) – The Innovation and Value Initiative (IVI) – a collaboration of academics, patient advocacy [...]
In this month's Drug Topics, correspondent Kathleen Gannon Longo speaks with Jeremy Schafer about the potentially tremendous impact that value assessments will have on future patient reimbursement decisions. Focusing on Oncology treatment, Schafer describes some of the existing value frameworks in play as well as referencing the work being done by the IVI to employ [...]
IVI Director of Research, Jason Shafrin, discusses the need for and mission of the IVI, as well as the keys to its success in the latest edition of The Journal of Healthcare Contracting. "If we find a research topic that life sciences, payers, providers are all behind and agree on -- that's a pretty powerful thing," [...]