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Update on New Medicare Card Project
Medicare (April 6, 2018) – This week, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services had a Special Open Door Forum for partners to provide information on the new Medicare Card Project. During the call, CMS staff provided an update on the schedule for new Medicare card mailings, how people on Medicare can look up their new Medicare card number or print a replacement card, as well as new resources available for partners. CMS will begin mailing new Medicare cards in April to certain regions of the United States. Medicare beneficiaries that are residents of Kansas should begin receiving their new cards after June of 2018. Additional information and resources on the new Medicare Card Project can be found on the CMS website at An audio recording of the Open Door Forum can be accessed by calling (855) 859-2056 and entering the Conference ID 7065199.
--Tish Hollingsworth
For more information, contact Ronni Anderson at (785) 233-7436 or
This seminar will be appropriate for any board member or hospital administrator, and will be offered six times for convenience, each seminar will cover the same material.Locations and Dates:Wichita - June 27Garden City - June 28Parsons - July 19Topeka - Aug. 17Salina - Oct. 17Colby - Oct. 18
For more information regarding this meeting, contact Dee Dee Dewell, Director, CAH Networks Outreach Services, Via Christi Health, Inc., at or (316) 858-4988.
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