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Part B Calendar of Events

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Instructions for Teleconferences and Webinars:

Registration

  • Registration is required to participate on the date of the event.
  • To register, click on the blue hyperlink under Event Name. If the Event Name does not include a blue hyperlink, registration is not yet available. Please check back on this page and/or watch for an announcement via the CGS electronic mailing list.
  • For those who are unable to attend CGS live webinars, take advantage of this opportunity to access recordings of the live presentation at your own convenience.  Refer to the Part B Recorded Webinars web page for the recordings currently available.

Pre-Submitted Questions

J15_PartB_Education@cgsadmin.com

  • We encourage participants to submit questions related to the event topic prior to the event. This allows time for research and a better opportunity to provide thorough responses during the event.
  • Questions related to an event may be sent to: J15_PartB_Education@cgsadmin.com (spaces include underscores).
State Event Name Event Type Date Start Time End Time Details
Kentucky/Ohio Collaborative Spinal Orthosis Webinar Webinar/Teleconference 9/19/2019 02:00 PM Eastern Time 03:30 PM Eastern Time Do you order spinal orthoses (back braces) for your Medicare patients? Do you wonder why the Durable Medical Equipment (DME) suppliers ask you for documentation of the patient's condition or a detailed written order? These questions and many more will be addressed and answered during the spinal orthosis webinar. Education staff from the A/B MACs and DME MACs have teamed up to bring this opportunity to you. In addition to the Local Coverage Determination (LCD) coverage criteria, webinar moderators will review requirements for detailed written orders, coverage criteria, and required documentation. There will be plenty of time for questions at the conclusion of the presentation
Kentucky/Ohio MSP: Non-Group Health Plans (A/B) Webinar/Teleconference 9/25/2019 11:00 AM Eastern Time 12:30 PM Eastern Time A POE A/B MAC Collaborative Event: Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) is a term used when Medicare is not the beneficiary's primary health insurance coverage. Providers are responsible to determine whether Medicare is the primary payer or not, as well as billing for the services and/or supplies provided to Medicare beneficiaries. One of the top inquiries we receive every month is regarding a patient's eligibility and MSP. This event is the third in a series of webcasts designed in collaboration with the Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) to educate Medicare providers on the fundamentals of the MSP program. Topics for this webcast will include: Auto/No-Fault, Liability, Workers' Compensation, Federal Black Lung and determining eligibility scenarios. Join us for this informative educational session. Would you like to submit questions prior to the event? We encourage you to submit your questions in advance during the registration process or to J15_PartA_Education@cgsadmin.com. Please submit your questions no later than Friday, September 20, 2019. The Provider Outreach and Education A/B Medicare Administrative Contractor Workgroup developed this material. Our joint effort ensures consistent communication and education so that providers and physicians have the information they need to submit claims appropriately and receive proper payment in a timely manner.
Kentucky/Ohio MSP: Gathering MSP Information Webinar/Teleconference 10/9/2019 10:30 AM Eastern Time 12:00 PM Eastern Time A POE A/B MAC Collaborative Event: Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) is a term used when Medicare is not the beneficiary's primary health insurance coverage. Providers are responsible to determine whether Medicare is the primary payer or not, as well as billing for the services and/or supplies provided to Medicare beneficiaries. One of the top inquiries we receive every month is regarding a patient's eligibility and MSP. This event is the fourth in a series of webcasts designed in collaboration with the Medicare Administrative Contractors (MACs) to educate Medicare providers on the fundamentals of the MSP program. During this webcast, we will discuss gathering information in relation to MSP. Topics for this wecast will include: when and where to obtain the information, utilizing the MSP Questionnaire, what to do when a patient is unable to respond, using contractor resources to verify MSP, hospital MSP audit, how to update or correct patient information. Join us for this informative educational session. Would you like to submit questions prior to the event? We encourage you to submit your questions in advance during the registration process or to J15_PartA_Education@cgsadmin.com. Please submit your questions no later than Wednesday, October 2, 2019. The Provider Outreach and Education A/B Medicare Administrative Contractor Workgroup developed this material. Our joint effort ensures consistent communication and education so that providers and physicians have the information they need to submit claims appropriately and receive proper payment in a timely manner.
Kentucky/Ohio Part A, Part B & HHH Open Forum-Ask The Contractor Ask the Contractor Teleconference (ACT) 10/10/2019 01:00 PM Eastern Time 02:00 PM Eastern Time Here's your chance to ask all your questions! We will have several departments such as medical review, claims, customer service, appeals, provider enrollment, etc. on this call to be available to you to address your questions and concerns. Please pre-submit your questions to ensure that they will be addressed during this one hour call: J15_HHH_EDUCATION@cgsadmin.com, J15_PARTA_EDUCATION@cgsadmin.com or J15_PartB_EDUCATION@cgsadmin.com
Kentucky/Ohio The Fall 2019 Medicare Road Show! (Columbus) Ask the Contractor Teleconference (ACT) 10/14/2019 09:00 AM Eastern Time 04:30 PM Eastern Time Register NOW to attend the Fall 2019 Medicare Road Show in Columbus! As an added bonus, we are offering break-out sessions and a limited number of one-on-one appointments, as well. Check here for all the details and a link to register. Hope you can join us!
Kentucky/Ohio The Fall 2019 Medicare Road Show! (Cleveland) Ask the Contractor Teleconference (ACT) 10/15/2019 09:00 AM Eastern Time 04:30 PM Eastern Time Register NOW to attend the Fall 2019 Medicare Road Show in Cleveland! As an added bonus, we are offering break-out sessions and a limited number of one-on-one appointments, as well. Check here for all the details and a link to register. Hope you can join us!

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