February 24: Medicare’s Next Ambulance Open Forum

The next CMS Ambulance Open Door Forum scheduled for:

Date:  Wednesday February 24, 2016

Start Time:  2:00 PM Eastern Time (ET);

Please dial-in at least 15 minutes before call start time.

Conference Leaders: Dr. William Rogers, Valerie Miller and Jill Darling

**This Agenda is Subject to Change**

I. Opening Remarks

Chair – Dr. William Rogers (OC)

Co-Chair-Valerie Miller (CM)

Moderator – Jill Darling (OC)

II. Announcements & Updates


  • Revised Ambulance Fee Schedule Fact Sheet
  • Ambulance Prior Authorization Announcement

    III. Open Q&A


    Next Ambulance Open Door Forum: TBA


    Open Door Participation Instructions:

    This call will be Conference Call Only.

    To participate by phone:

    Dial: 1-800-837-1935 & Reference Conference ID: 36517626

    Persons participating by phone do not need to RSVP. TTY Communications Relay Services are available for the Hearing Impaired.  For TTY services dial 7-1-1 or 1-800-855-2880. A Relay Communications Assistant will help.

    Encore: 1-855-859-2056; Conference ID:  36517626

    Encore is an audio recording of this call that can be accessed by dialing 1-855-859-2056 and entering the Conference ID, beginning 2 hours after the call has ended. The recording expires after 2 business days.