Date: Sep 21, 2015
Where: Washington, DC 20009
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ Tribal Consultation
Date: Monday September 21, 2015 Time: 1:30 - 4:30 pm, Eastern Time (ET)
Location: Jefferson Room at the Washington Hilton 1919 Connecticut Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20009
Call-in Number: 888-797-3007
Participant Code: 428957
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will be holding a Tribal Consultation session prior to the beginning of the National Indian Health Board’s Annual Consumer Conference in the Jefferson Room at the Washington Hilton on Connecticut Ave., NW, Washington, DC.
CMS will use this opportunity to consult with Tribal leaders on a wide- range of CMS policy matters impacting Indian Country, including those related to the Health Insurance Marketplace and the Medicaid program. Consistent with the CMS Tribal Consultation Policy, CMS leadership and subject matter experts will be available to provide programs updates and receive comments and answer questions from Tribal Leaders and/or their designees.
1:30 pm: Welcoming Remarks and Opening Prayer
• Health Insurance Marketplace Issues
• Medicaid Issues
• Other CMS related Issues 4:30 pm: Closing Remarks
We look forward to seeing you at the Tribal Consultation. Please contact Kitty Marx, Director of the Division of Tribal Affairs, Intergovernmental and External Affairs Group, Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services, CMS, with any comments or questions. She can be reached by email at Kitty.Marx@cms.hhs.gov or phone at 410.786.8619.