CMS Event: IRF Appeals Settlement Initiative - August 13

CMS is hosting an educational event on August 13 to cover the Expressions of Interest (EOI) for a settlement option for Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility (IRF) appeals pending at the Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC), the Qualified Independent Contractor (QIC), the Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals (OMHA), and/or Medicare Appeals Council (Council) levels of review. Topics covered in the event include appellant eligibility, EOI period and settlement process, and frequently asked questions.

This event is targeted for IRF appellants that filed appeals at the MAC for redetermination no later than August 31, 2018, that are currently pending or are eligible for further appeal at the MAC, QIC, OMHA, or Council.

  • Registration: Register for the CMS-hosted event at the Medicare Learning Network Upcoming Calls and Webcasts website.
  • Date / Time: Tuesday, August 13
Eastern Central Mountain Pacific Alaskan
1:30 to 3 p.m. 12:30 to 2 p.m. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. 9:30 to 11 a.m.

 

A question and answer session follows the presentation; however attendees may email questions in advance to MedicareAppealsSettlement@cms.hhs.gov with "Aug 13 MLN Call" in the subject line. These questions may be addressed during the call or used for other materials following the call.
Source

MLN Connects dated July 18, 2019

Last Updated Jul 26, 2019