Medicare Shared Savings Program Application Process National Provider Call: Tips on Completing a Successful Application

Tuesday, April 23, 2013
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Eastern Time

Registration is no longer available for this event.

Description
On October 20, 2011, CMS issued a final rule under the Affordable Care Act to establish the Medicare Shared Savings Program (Shared Savings Program). This initiative will help providers participate in Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) to improve quality of care for Medicare patients. On Tuesday, April 23 CMS will host a National Provider Call on the Shared Savings Program application process.

CMS subject matter experts will cover tips on completing a successful application, including information on how to submit an acceptable ACO Participant List, Participation Agreement Sample, Executed Participant Agreement pages, and Governing Body Template for the Shared Savings Program application. A question and answer session will follow the presentation.

The Shared Savings Program Application web page has important information, dates, and materials on the application process. Call participants are encouraged to review the application and materials prior to the call.

Target Audience
Medicare FFS providers

Presentation
The presentation for this call will be posted at least one day in advance of the call on the FFS National Provider Calls web page. In addition, the link to the slide presentation will be emailed to all registrants on the day of the call.

Registration will close at 12:00 p.m. ET on the day of the call or when available space has been filled.

Please select your time zone and confirm your email address to enable the Register button.

 

Continuing Education Credits Notification
Continuing education credits may be awarded by some professional organizations for participation in CMS National Provider Conference Calls. If you plan to request continuing education credit from your professional organization and if this organization requires proof of registration, you will personally need to register so that you receive a confirmation e-mail. For more information on continuing education credits for participating in CMS National Provider Calls, please visit http://www.cms.gov/NPC/20_CEC_Notification.asp. If you have specific questions concerning continuing education credits, please contact your organization, not CMS.

Registration Assistance
If you need assistance with registration please e-mail BLH at cms-npc@blhtech.com.

This site is operated by InterCall & BLH Technologies, Inc. on behalf of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to provide teleconference registration and management.

To learn more about the National Provider Call Program, visit http://www.cms.gov/NPC/.

Follow us on Twitter: @CMSGov, #CMSNPC

Medicare Learning Network logo