The National Physician Payment Transparency Program (Open Payments) requires manufacturers of pharmaceuticals or medical devices to publically report payments made to physicians and teaching hospitals creating greater transparency around the financial relationships that occur among them.
This National Provider Call will give an overview of what CMS considers important to physicians (MD’s, DO’s, Dentists, Dental Surgeons, Optometrists, Podiatrists and Chiropractors) and teaching hospitals about Open Payments, the Physician Payment Sunshine Act reporting.
Date and Time
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM (Americas) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Live and Archived Conference Call
- Overview of the rule
Review of key program dates
Your role as a physician or teaching hospital
Resources available to you
Physicians (MD’s, DO’s, Dentists, Dental Surgeons, Optometrists, Podiatrists and Chiropractors)
The presentation for this call will be posted at least one day in advance of the call on the FFS National Provider Calls web page. In addition, the link to the slide presentation will be emailed to all registrants on the day of the call.
Moderator: Aryeh Langer, CMS Moderator
Anita Griner,MBA, PMP Deputy Director, Data Sharing & Partnership Group, CMS Center for Program Integrity
Shantanu Agrawal, MD Medical Director, Center for Program Integrity at Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Registration will close at 12:00 p.m. ET on the day of the call or when available space has been filled.