The virtual CMS Quality Conference is scheduled for May 1-3, 2023
CMS expands support to address concerns and resolve issues for Medicare beneficiaries using “Immediate Advocacy”
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Updated COVID-19 Vaccines Providing Protection Against Omicron Variant Available at No Cost
Education & Resources
The following materials and resources are available to communicate the work of the BFCC-QIOs to people who have Medicare and their representatives, families, and caregivers:
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Information for Health Care Providers
Kepro and Livanta are the Medicare Quality Improvement Organizations, working to improve the quality of care for Medicare beneficiaries. Their sites offer beneficiary and family-centered care information for providers, patients, and families.
More information for health care providers:
Annual CMS Quality Conference
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) holds an annual conference where health care leaders, patients, researchers, and advocates explore solutions to America’s health system challenges.
2022 Beneficiary and Family-Centered Care Panels and Presentations
2021 Beneficiary and Family-Centered Care Panels and Presentations
2020 Beneficiary and Family-Centered Care Panels and Presentations
Reviewing for Preventable Patient Safety Events [Presentation]
Addressing the Opioid Crisis: Innovations from the Field [Presentation]
Supporting Beneficiaries Through the Appeal Process [Poster]
Supporting Beneficiaries who have Healthcare Quality of Care Concerns [Poster]
Encouraging people with Medicare to give feedback about the care they receive [Poster]