Webinars and Trainings

Medicare 201: Actions States Can Take to Improve Quality and Coordination of Care for Dually Eligible Individuals

03/25/2021

This is part two a two-part Integrated Care Resource Center (ICRC) Working with Medicare webinar on Medicare 201 held on March 25, 2021.

This webinar provides an overview of integrated care pathways, how states can work with D-SNPs to design supplemental benefits offerings, and steps that states can take to improve coordination of care for dually eligible populations. The webinar is especially helpful to state staff who are new to or seek a refresher on Medicare.

Medicare 101: An Introduction to Medicare Benefits and the Roles of Medicare and Medicaid in Serving Dually Eligible Individuals

03/22/2021

This is part one of a two-part Integrated Care Resource Center (ICRC) Working with Medicare webinar on Medicare 101, held on March 22, 2021.

This webinar provides 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 is especially helpful to state staff who are new to or seek a refresher on Medicare.

Perspectives on Ombudsman Programs Serving Dually Eligible Individuals: Services Offered and Value Added

03/09/2021

This webinar provides an overview of the role of ombudsman programs in integrated care programs serving dually eligible individuals. Using the ombudsman programs developed for the demonstrations under the Financial Alignment Initiative as an example, the webinar examines ways that states have structured these programs, the types of supports that they can offer, and the value they provide to both consumers and state Medicaid agencies.

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

Three-Way Contracting - The Massachusetts Experience

October-13

This webinar provides CMS' and MassHealth's perspectives on the challenges and successes of the three-way contracting process in Massachusetts, including discussion of managing timeframes and interacting with health plans.

The Three Way Contract

May-13

This webinar reviews the structure of the three-way contract, discusses the interplay between the contract and other demonstration documents, and describes the contract development and review processes.

Training Strategies and Lessons Learned

August-12

This webinar discusses the training strategies and lessons learned from the implementation of Tennessee's Medicaid managed long-term services and supports program.