CMS Holding Open Door Forum on Wednesday, July 8
July 8, 2015 09:42 AM
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is holding the next Home Health, Hospice & DME Open Door Forum on Wednesday, July 8, 2015 from 3:30-4:30 PM Eastern Time.
CMS asks that participants call in at least 15 minutes prior to the forum start time.
To participate by phone, dial 1-800-837-1935 and Reference Conference ID: 21624265. RSVP is not required for those participating by phone.
For more information regarding the forum agenda and further instructions from CMS, please see below.
Agenda (Subject to Change)
I. Opening Remarks by Chair Randy Throndset, Center for Medicare and Moderator, Jill Darling (OC)
II. Announcements & Updates
Home Health and Hospice Rule Updates
Home Health Star Ratings materials are available at: https://homehealthcahps.org
Home Health Claims Processing Announcement
Accessing HHAs CASPER reports
Announcement of the Home Health Quality Questions mailbox
Publication of OMB-approved OASIS-C1/ICD-10 data set and final OASIS C1/ICD-10 manuals
III. Open Q&A
**Next Home Health, Hospice & DME ODF: August 12, 2015
Open Door Participation Instructions:
This call will be Conference Call Only.
To participate by phone: Dial: 1-800-837-1935 & Reference Conference ID: 21624265
Persons participating by phone do not need to RSVP. TTY Communications Relay Services are available for the Hearing Impaired. For TTY services dial 7-1-1 or 1-800-855-2880. A Relay Communications Assistant will help.
Encore: 1-855-859-2056; Conference ID: 21624265
Encore is an audio recording of this call that can be accessed by dialing 1-855-859-2056 and entering the Conference ID beginning 2 hours after the call has ended. The recording expires after 2 business days.
For ODF schedule updates and E-Mailing List registration, visit CMS website at http://www.cms.gov/OpenDoorForums/.