Agenda Announced for CMS’ Next Open Door Forum on Tuesday, July 9 at 2 pm EST
July 8, 2013 04:50 PM
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced that the next Home Health, Hospice and DME Open Door Forum will be held on Tuesday, July 9 from 2 to 3 p.m. EST.
This will be a conference call only. No RSVP is necessary.
To participate by phone:
Dial: 1-800-837-1935 & Reference Conference ID: 97842778.
Please call at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start time.
TTY Communications Relay Services are available for the hearing impaired by dialing 7-1-1 or 1-800-855-2880. A Relay Communications Assistant will help.
Access to a recording of the forum is available for two days beginning two hours after the conclusion of the call via Encore at: 1-855-859-2056; Conference ID: 97842778.
Please note: agenda is subject to change
I. Opening Remarks:
Guest Chair – Zinnia Harrison (CM)
Moderator – Matthew Brown (OC)
II. Announcements & Updates
Documentation Requirements for Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) Therapy
CY 2014 Home Health Proposed Rule
Hospice/Home Health Quality (weblinks posted on HHHDME ODP webpage)
Hospice Vendor Call
Requirements for Long Term Care Facilities; Hospice Services
Status Update on Home Health Advance Beneficiary Notice
III. Open Q&A
**Next Home Health, Hospice & DME ODF: TBD**