CMS Open Door Forum April 12

The next CMS Physicians, Nurses & Allied Health Professionals Open Door Forum scheduled for:

Date: Wednesday, April 12, 2023

Start Time: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Eastern Time (ET);

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

Conference Leaders: Gift Tee (Center for Medicare), Dr. Eugene Freund (Office of Communications)

This Agenda is Subject to Change

Opening Remarks
Chair – Gift Tee (CM)

Co-Chair- Dr. Eugene Freund (OC)

Moderator – Jill Darling (OC)

CMS Waivers, Flexibilities, and the Transition Forward from the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency
Open Payments Pre-Publication Review and Dispute period
III. Open Q&A




This Open Door Forum is open to everyone, but if you are a member of the Press, you may listen in but please refrain from asking questions during the Q & A portion of the call. If you have inquiries, please contact CMS at Thank you.

Open Door Participation Instructions:

This call will be Conference Call Only.

To participate by phone:

Dial: 1-888-455-1397 & Conference Passcode: 4325849

Persons participating by phone do not need to RSVP. TTY Communications Relay Services are available for the Hearing Impaired. For TTY services dial 7-1-1 or 1-800-855-2880. A Relay Communications Assistant will help.

Instant Replay: 1-800-839-2206; Conference ID: No Passcode Needed

Instant Replay is an audio recording of this call that can be accessed by dialing 1-800-839-2206, beginning 1 hours after the call has ended. The recording expires April 14, 2023, 11:59 PM ET.

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