ICRC Webinar: Medicare and Medicaid Nursing Facility Benefits: The Basics and Options for Improved Coordination and Quality

Event Start Date: July 13, 2021 - 6:00 PM EDT
Event End Date: July 13, 2021 - 7:00 PM EDT

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Join for an Integrated Care Resource Center (ICRC) Working with Medicare webinar, Medicare and Medicaid Nursing Facility Benefits: The Basics and Options for Improved Coordination and Quality, to be held on July 13, 2021 from 2:00-3:00 pm Eastern.

The webinar will provide an overview of Medicare and Medicaid nursing facility benefits and payment methods, as well as options to improve coordination and quality of nursing facility benefits for dually eligible individuals in both fee-for-service and managed care systems. There will be time for questions and discussion following the presentation. 

Learning Objectives: By the end of this presentation, attendees should be able to describe:

  • The role of Medicare and Medicaid in covering nursing facility care for dually eligible individuals
  • How Medicare and Medicaid pay for nursing facility care and recent trends in payment policy, including value-based payment
  • State options to improve care coordination and quality in nursing facilities
  • Approaches to expand access to home- and community-based services as an alternative to long-term nursing facility care

Who Should Attend: State Medicaid staff working in areas including Medicare-Medicaid integration and Special Needs Plan contracting.  

The full agenda and slide deck will be shared prior to the webinar. Please contact Dani Perra at dperra@chcs.org with questions or to request accessibility accommodations.

About The Integrated Care Resource Center: The Integrated Care Resource Center is a national initiative of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to help states improve the quality and cost-effectiveness of care for individuals dually eligible for Medicare and Medicaid. The state technical assistance activities are coordinated by Mathematica and the Center for Health Care Strategies. For more information, visit www.integratedcareresourcecenter.com.