NEW! CMS Training Program Update

February is American Heart Month

Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance) covers cardiovascular screening blood tests once every 5 years. To learn more, visit

This year, the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) is focusing on understanding risk factors for heart disease and how to live a heart-healthy lifestyle, which are a part of practicing self-care for #OurHearts. Visit to view their 2023 outreach toolkit designed specifically for health care professionals and community partners. It contains social media resources, fact sheets drop-in articles, slides and flyers.

NTP Updates & Education Webinar: Save the Date

The March NTP Update & Education webinar will be on Thursday, March 9 from 1:00–2:30 pm ET.

Updated NTP Training Materials

2023 Medicare for People with ESRD training module

For all of our training materials including self-paced courses, training modules, and job aids, visit

NTP Webinar Recordings

NTP Updates & Education Webinar (Recorded February 9, 2023)

This recorded webinar shares Medicare updates and information about:

  • Medicare Preventive & Screening Services
  • Year in Medicare – February 2023
  • National Donors Day
  • National Caregivers Day
  • American Heart Month

To view this webinar recording, visit

New/Updated CMS Products

Medicare Coverage of Kidney Dialysis & Kidney Transplant Services

Medicare and Skilled Nursing Facility Care Benefits: Getting Started

7 Things to know about Medicare insulin costs

How to take action when you have both Marketplace & Medicare coverage

Understanding Medicare Advantage & Medicare Drug Plan Enrollment Periods

Safer Use of Opioid Pain Medication

Did You Know?

CMS released the calendar year (CY) 2024 Advance Notice for Medicare Advantage and Part D Payment Policies.

The 2023 federal poverty levels have been published.

You can order CMS products in bulk by going to our product ordering website.

You can find the latest news about Medicare by visiting the CMS Newsroom.