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Dec. 16-20: CMS comment deadlines are among upcoming healthcare finance developments

News | Innovation and Disruption

Dec. 16-20: CMS comment deadlines are among upcoming healthcare finance developments

Upcoming events in healthcare finance include several deadlines to submit public comments to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) on provider payment regulations.

Information on those deadlines is below, along with our complete listing of healthcare finance-related hearings, conferences, webinars, public forums and deadlines for the week of Dec. 16.

Monday, Dec. 16

Webinar sponsored by America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) titled “Leveraging AI to Improve Prioritization of Care Management.” Learn more.

Deadline for public comments to CMS on “Development of Potentially Preventable Hospitalization Measures for Home Health Agencies.” Learn more.

Tuesday, Dec. 17

Webinar sponsored by AHIP titled “Year in Review: CMS’ Changes Impact on the Future of Health Care.” Learn more.

Webinar sponsored by AcademyHealth titled “Stabilizing Individual Health Insurance Markets.” Learn more.

Webinar by CMS titled “Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock: Management Bundle (Composite Measure) v5.7 Measure Updates and FAQs.” Register.

Wednesday, Dec. 18

Webinar sponsored by AHIP titled “The Impact of Quality Incentive Models in Medicaid Markets.” Learn more.

Webinar sponsored by the National Rural Health Association titled “Value-Based Care in Rural Hospitals: Managing Time and Resources to Improve Quality of Patient Outcomes.” Learn more.

Webinar sponsored by the American Hospital Association titled “Evaluating Population Health Programs: Fundamentals and Key Components.” Learn more.

Friday, Dec. 20

Deadline for public comments to CMS on Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies competitive bidding surveys. Learn more.

Deadline for public comments to the National Committee for Quality Assurance on “Proposed Updates for Health Plan Ratings 2021.” Learn more and submit comments.

Deadline for nominations to CMS for participation on a technical expert panel in conjunction with the Quality Payment Program. Learn more.

 

About the Author

Rich Daly, HFMA senior writer and editor,

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

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