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Description:

This stand-alone CEU offering is course 2 of 2 in the Module 1 - Understanding Medicare [CEU] series. It explains 

Medicare prescription drug coverage (Part D); Medicare
Advantage Plans; coordination of benefits; how to detect and report suspected
Medicare fraud, waste, and abuse; and different resources to help you find
answers to Medicare policy and coverage questions. The first course in this series is Module 1 - Understanding Medicare [CEU] Course 1 of 2.

When: January 22, 2020; 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m ET

Number of CEUs: 0.2 (2 hours)

Target Audience: Includes CMS partners and stakeholders who need to earn CEU's (such as Clinical Health Care Administrators, Nurses, Social Workers, and others) who are new to the Medicare Program and those with experience who want a refresher.

Goal: To educate CMS' partners and stakeholders about the Medicare Program, including eligibility, enrollment, and coverage. The intent is to enable them to effectively counsel people with Medicare to help them make informed health care decisions.

Learning Objectives: After completing this course, you should be able to:

    1. Recall coverage policies under Medigap.

      1. Identify requirements and criteria for Extra Help.

      2. Recall the types of Medicare Advantage (Part C) Plans and when you can switch plans.

      3. Recognize when Medicare is the primary payer.

      4. Recognize when Medicare is the secondary payer.

      5. Discuss who is the primary payer with Medicare and Employer Group Health Plans.

      6. Distinguish between mistakes, waste, fraud and abuse.

      7. Define the activities of the Senior Medicare Patrol.

      8. Identify and describe what the 4 R's are.

      9. Describe the ways to report fraud, waste and abuse.

      Course Requirements,  Accreditation Information, Speaker Bios, and Disclosures.

      Type:
      Webinars, Webinar - Live, Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
      Description:

      This stand-alone CEU offering is course 1 of 2 in the Module 1 - Understanding Medicare [CEU] series.
      It explains Medicare enrollment and eligibility, SSA and CMS
      roles and responsibilities, cost and coverage under Part A (Hospital Insurance)
      and Part B (Medical Insurance), why enrolling on time is important and an
      overview of Medicare Supplement Insurance (Medigap) policies. The second course in this series is Module 1 - Understanding Medicare [CEU] series course 2 of 2.

      When: January 21; 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m ET.

      Number of CEUs: 0.2 (2 hours).

      Target Audience: Includes CMS partners and stakeholders who need to earn CEU's (such as Clinical Health Care Administrators, Nurses, Social Workers, and others) who are new to the Medicare Program and those with experience who want a refresher.

      Goal: To educate CMS' partners and stakeholders about the Medicare Program, including eligibility, enrollment, and coverage. The intent is to enable them to effectively counsel people with Medicare to help them make informed health care decisions.

      Learning Objectives: After completing this course, you should be able to:

        1. Identify enrollment and eligibility requirements for Medicare Program.

        2. Identify the roles and responsibilities of the agencies responsible for Medicare.

        3. Recognize the parts of Medicare and coverage options.

        4. Recall cost and coverage requirements under Part A and Part B.

        5. Recognize how the appeals process works.

        6. Describe coverage related enrollment penalties.

        Course Requirements,  Accreditation Information, Speaker Bios, and Disclosures.

        Type:
        Webinars, Webinar - Live, Continuing Education Units (CEUs)