• March 22, 2021 | Webinar

    Join us for part one of a two-part Integrated Care Resource Center (ICRC) Working with Medicare webinar on Medicare 101: An Introduction to Medicare Benefits and the Roles of Medicare and Medicaid in Serving Dually Eligible Individuals.

    This webinars will provide an overview of Medicare benefits, how Medicare and Medicaid benefits overlap and interact for dually eligible individuals, and steps that states can take to improve care for vulnerable dually eligible populations. The webinar will be especially helpful to state staff who are new to or seek a refresher on Medicare.

    Learning Objectives of Medicare 101: By the end of this presentation, attendees should be able to describe:

    • Who dually eligible individuals are and why coordination of Medicare and Medicaid benefits is important for this population;
    • The benefits that Medicare covers and Medicare coverage options; 
    • Examples of how certain Medicare and Medicaid benefits overlap; and
    • When Medicaid might be the primary payer for certain benefits that are covered by both Medicare and Medicaid.

    Register for the webinar: https://chcs.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_jrxxmLcqR92zX8jxlIwRUQ

     

  • March 25, 2021 | Webinar

    Join us for part two of a two-part Integrated Care Resource Center (ICRC) Working with Medicare webinar, Medicare 201: Actions States Can Take to Improve Quality and Coordination of Care for Dually Eligible Individuals.

    This webinars will provide an overview of Medicare benefits, how Medicare and Medicaid benefits overlap and interact for dually eligible individuals, and steps that states can take to improve care for vulnerable dually eligible populations. The webinars will be especially helpful to state staff who are new to or seek a refresher on Medicare.

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

    • The potential benefits of increasing frequency of Medicare Modernization Act (MMA) and buy-in file exchanges with CMS;
    • Steps that states can take to simplify Medicare and Medicare Savings Program eligibility and enrollment for dually eligible individuals;
    • Ways that states can streamline payment of Medicare cost sharing; and
    • Integrated care models that states can use to coordinate Medicare and Medicaid benefits.

    Register for the webinar: https://chcs.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_lJzoddRYTgi_erbh1BnsBg