Study Hall Calls Webinar Series

ICRC’s Study Hall Call webinar series is for states implementing Financial Alignment Initiative demonstrations as well as states seeking to integrate care through other platforms such as Medicare Advantage Dual Eligible Special Needs Plans (D-SNPs), primary care case management, health homes, the Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE), etc.

Medicare-Medicaid Plan (MMP) Enrollment Processing Updates Resulting from the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016 (CARA)

Study Hall Call

On August 26, 2020 from 1:00-2:30 pm ET  the Integrated Care Resource Center (ICRC) hosted a Study Hall Call on Medicare-Medicaid Plan (MMP) Enrollment Processing Updates Resulting from the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016 (CARA)

Key Questions and Considerations for States Implementing New D-SNP Information-Sharing Requirements

Study Hall Call

This webinar provides an update on new information-sharing requirements for Dual Eligible Special Needs Plans (D-SNPs) for 2021 and a review of key questions and considerations for states in working with D-SNPs to modify state contracts and develop a state-specific information-sharing approach.

CMS Historical Part A and B Entitlement Data: Introduction to the E&E360 Portal

Study Hall Call
September 2019

This webinar and accompanying presenation slides provide information on the historical Part A and Part B data across all eligibility responses, as well as an overview of the E&E360 Eligibility and Enrollment Online Portal.


Historical Part A and B Entitlement Data

  • Addition of Historical Part A and B entitlement data across all eligibility responses
  • Review the impact to application systems, introduce updated documents and discuss implementation timelines.

E&E360 Eligibility and Enrollment Online Portal

Using Medicare Data to Support Integrated Care for Dually Eligible Beneficiaries

Study Hall Call

This webinar describes what Medicare and Medicaid data are publicly available and some simple tools that states can use to begin to explore these data. For states that are ready to undertake more in-depth analyses of Medicare data, the State Data Resource Center describes no-cost technical assistance resources that can help states to access, analyze, and interpret Medicare data.

D-SNP Performance Monitoring and Oversight: State Experiences and CMS Resources

Study Hall Call

This webinar covers resources and strategies available to states to begin or improve their oversight of Dual Eligible Special Needs Plans (D-SNPs). Presenters provide an overview of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) publicly available D-SNP performance monitoring resources and share approaches used by Oregon and Tennessee to incorporate performance monitoring and oversight requirements into D-SNP contracts.

New MLTSS Assessment and Care Planning Quality Measures: Implementation Issues for States and Integrated Care Plans

Study Hall Call

This webinar describes four new quality measures specifically designed for use by Medicaid managed long-term services and supports (MLTSS) plans, which address comprehensive assessments, comprehensive care plans, shared care plans with primary care practitioners, and reassessments and care plans after an inpatient discharge.

Technical Operation Considerations for Implementing Enrollment Periods for States Participating in the Capitated Model Financial Alignment Initiative

Study Hall Call

This webinar provides background on the technical operations updates to Medicare enrollment transactions and processing for dually eligible beneficiaries related to the changes from the Medicare Part C/D final rule released on April 2, 2018. The presentation also discusses the technical operation considerations for enrollment of beneficiaries in Medicare-Medicaid Plans (MMPs).

Using Value Based Purchasing (VBP) Arrangements to Improve Coordination and Quality of Medicare and Medicaid Nursing Facility Benefits

Study Hall Call

This webinar provides an overview of two health plans' approaches to Medicare-Medicaid value based purchasing (VBP) with nursing facilities. The presentation also features a panel discussion on Medicare-Medicaid nursing facility VBP with discussants from health plans, state Medicaid departments, and nursing facilities from Arizona and Minnesota.

Building Relationships between Managed Care Organizations and Beneficiary Ombudsman Programs

Study Hall Call

This webinar highlights the importance of beneficiary ombudsman programs and provides an overview of available supports, including Medicare resources and state programs that provide assistance to dually eligible beneficiaries. Representatives from Ohio’s Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman and CareSource, a MyCare Ohio health plan, shared promising practices and lessons learned from their efforts supporting beneficiaries enrolled in MyCare Ohio, a capitated financial alignment demonstration.