The next CMS Long-Term Services and Supports Open Door Forum: April 19, 2022, 2PM, ET

The next CMS Long-Term Services and Supports Open Door Forum scheduled for:  

Date:  Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Start Time:  2:00 PM Eastern Time (ET);

Please dial-in at least 15 minutes before call start time.

Conference Leaders: Jodie Sumeracki, CMCS and Jill Darling, CMS Office of Communications

**This Agenda is Subject to Change**

  1. Opening Remarks

Chair – Jodie Sumeracki (CMCS)

Moderator – Jill Darling (OC)

  1. Announcements & Updates
    1. Overview of press release: HHS to Provide $110 Million to Strengthen Safety Net for Seniors and People with Disabilities through the Money Follows the Person (MFP) Program

III. Open Q&A



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This call will be Conference Call Only.

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Dial: 1-888-455-1397 & Reference Passcode: 5109694

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