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May 25-29: COVID-19 congressional hearings and various online-only events are among the key happenings in healthcare finance

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May 25-29: COVID-19 congressional hearings and various online-only events are among the key happenings in healthcare finance

Next week’s key healthcare events include two congressional hearings on the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Additionally, a range of industry groups will host informational webinars and CMS will hold calls and webinars with providers.

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 May 25.

Tuesday, May 26

CMS webcast for hospitals on COVID-19 capacity and workforce issues. Learn more.

POSTPONED: 11th Annual Healthcare M&A Conference with Dealsource, hosted by the Association for Corporate Growth (rescheduled for Aug. 4 in Chicago). Learn more.

Wednesday, May 27

Hearing by the House Ways & Means Committee titled “The Disproportionate Impact of COVID-19 on Communities of Color.” Learn more.

Webinar hosted by America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) titled “Collaborative Care & the Future of Health Insurance Provider-Hospital Communication.” Learn more.

Thursday, May 28

Conference call hosted by CMS titled “Prior Authorization Process and Requirements for Certain Outpatient Hospital Department Services.” Learn more.

Webinar hosted by AHIP titled “Medicare Advantage: The Ups & Downs of Growth & Regulations.” Learn more.

CANCELED: America’s Physician Groups’ Annual Conference 2020, San Diego (through May 30). Learn more.

RESCHEDULED: Conference hosted by the Insight Exchange Network titled “Building Social Determinants of Health Community Partnerships” (rescheduled to Oct 7-8, San Diego). Learn more.

Hearing by the House Education and Labor Committee’s Workforce Protections Subcommittee titled “Examining the Federal Government’s Actions to Protect Workers from COVID-19.” Learn more.

Friday, May 29

Webinar hosted by HFMA titled “15 new CMS cash opportunities for providers.” Learn more.

Webinar hosted by AHIP titled “Intelligent Payer: Navigating Demand in a Downturn.” 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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