Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Special Open Door Forum:
The IMPACT Act and Improving Care Coordination
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
2:00-3:00 pm Eastern Time
Conference Call Only
The purpose of this Special Open Door Forum (SODF) is to provide information and solicit feedback pertaining to the Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation Act of 2014 (commonly referred to as the IMPACT Act. This SODF will focus on the goals of the IMPACT Act, update attendees on the RAND contract activities for item development, including the upcoming beta test, and identify opportunities for providers, consumers, stakeholders, researchers, and advocates to become involved over the next year.
We invite questions, comments, and ideas from providers, patients, consumers, researchers, and advocates in advance or during the Forum.
Please submit questions, comments, and ideas to: PACQualityInitiative@cms.hhs.
Click here for the presentation: https://www.cms.gov/Medicare/
Quality-Initiatives-Patient- Assessment-Instruments/Post- Acute-Care-Quality- Initiatives/Downloads/CMS- SODF-IMPACT-Act-June-20-2017. pdf.
We look forward to your participation.
Special Open Door Participation Instructions:
Participant Dial-In Number: 1-800-837-1935
Conference ID #: 22857942
Note: 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.
A transcript and audio recording of this Special ODF will be posted to the Special Open Door Forum website at http://www.cms.gov/
OpenDoorForums/05_ODF_ SpecialODF.asp for downloading under downloads section as well as the IMPACT Act Downloads and Videos webpage.
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