1. NCD Chair: To Improve Care for People with Disabilities, Confront the QALY, click here to read the blog post.
2. States Rely on Template Legislation that References ICER and Discriminatory Metrics, see details below.
3. Sickle Cell Mom: 'Cost Effectiveness' Does Not Consider Personal, Economic Burdens, click here to read the article.
4. IVI Webinar Series: Toward Equity in Value Assessment, see details below.
5. Emerging Threats in States like CO, ND, and ME for Use of Discriminatory Metrics, see details below.
6. THIS WEDNESDAY: 2021 AUCD Virtual Gala, click here to learn more and register.
7. Vaccination Equity and Communication, see details below.
8. International News: What Happens in Countries Using QALYs and Cost-Based Thresholds to Determine Coverage? See below for more.
9. ICER's QALY-Based Study Topics: Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, Myasthenia Gravis, Atopic Dermatitis, Lupus Nephritis, Multiple Myeloma, Alzheimer's Disease, click here to provide patient input.
10. Upcoming Events and Webinars, see details below.
11. Medical Journal Articles, see details below.
12. AHRQ Effective Program Updates, see details below.