Jan. 6-10: CMS direct-contracting updates are among upcoming healthcare finance events
Significant upcoming events in healthcare finance include a webinar and teleconference by Medicare to provide more details and answer provider questions regarding the coming Direct Contracting payment model.
Information on those events is below, along with our complete listing of healthcare finance-related hearings, conferences, webinars, public forums and deadlines for the week of Jan. 6.
Monday, Jan. 6
Deadline for letters of intent to participate in the Health Resources and Services Administration’s $20 million Addiction Medicine Fellowship program, the goal of which is to increase access to board-certified addiction professionals who are practicing in underserved, community-based settings that integrate behavioral health with primary care services. Learn more.
Tuesday, Jan. 7
Webinar by the by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) titled “Direct Contracting Model Options – Application.” Learn more.
HL7/Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) FHIR Connectathon, Baltimore (through Jan. 8). Learn more.
Webinar sponsored by CMS titled “Mohs Microsurgery: Comparative Billing Report.” Register.
Wednesday, Jan. 8
Teleconference by CMMI titled “Direct Contracting Model Benefit Enhancements and Application Overview.” Learn more.
Webinar by the American Hospital Association titled “Shrinking the Change and Leveraging Bright Spots in Your TeamSTEPPS Implementation.” Learn more.
Event By the Bipartisan Policy Center titled “20/20 Health Care Series: A Snapshot of Early Primary Voters,” in Washington, D.C. Register.
Hearing by the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee titled “Legislation to Improve Americans’ Health Care Coverage and Outcomes.” Learn more.
Thursday, Jan. 9
Webinar by the National Rural Health Association titled “Federal New Markets Tax Credit Subsidy.” Learn more.
Deadline for providers to review their CMS Long-Term Care Hospital Provider Preview Reports before they are publicly released in March. Learn more.
Deadline for providers to review their CMS Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility Provider Preview Reports before they are publicly released in March. Learn more.