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Aug. 5-9: See what events are coming in healthcare

News | Medicare Payment and Reimbursement

Aug. 5-9: See what events are coming in healthcare

Stay ahead of healthcare news and developments with this listing of hearings, conferences, webinars, public forums and deadlines for the week of Aug. 5.

Highlights include a webinar from HFMA and two from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS’s) Hospital Value-Based Purchasing (VBP) program.

Monday, Aug. 5

Close of the CMS Hospital VBP Program review and correction period. Learn more.

Tuesday, Aug. 6

Webinar sponsored by HFMA titled “The latest on healthcare regulatory and legislative issues with Andy Bressler.” Learn more.

Virtual Workshop by the American Hospital Association’s Physician Alliance titled “Patient Safety and Its Correlation to Value.” Learn more.

Speech by President Donald Trump on his healthcare agenda. Check back for information

2019 CMS National Training Program workshop on Medicare, San Francisco (through Aug. 8). Learn more.

Region 10 Opioid Summit, Vancouver, Wash. (through Aug. 9). Learn more.

Wednesday, Aug. 7

Health Resource Services Administration virtual job fair for healthcare. Learn more.

Webinar by the Hospital VBP Program titled “Where’s My Report? Everything You Want to Know About the FY 2020 Hospital VBP Percentage Payment Summary Report.” Learn more.

Thursday, Aug. 8

Webinar by the Hospital VBP Program titled “What’s My Payment? Understanding the Hospital VBP Program Calculations Step-by-Step in the Percentage Payment Summary Report.” Learn more.

Tutorial webinar by CMS titled “Emergency Triage, Treat, and Transport Model Application.” Learn more.

About the Authors

Rich Daly, HFMA senior writer/editor

is based in the Washington, D.C., office. Follow Rich on Twitter: @rdalyhealthcare

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