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Date
2012-08-15
Event
Medicare Preventive Services National Provider Call: Five New Medicare Preventive Services
Topic
Medicare Preventive Services

Did you know that five new preventive services are now covered by Medicare?

  • Screening and Behavioral Counseling Interventions in Primary Care to Reduce Alcohol Misuse
  • Screening for Depression in Adults
  • Intensive Behavioral Therapy for Cardiovascular Disease
  • Screening for Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) and High-Intensity Behavioral Counseling (HIBC) to prevent STIs
  • Intensive Behavioral Therapy for Obesity

CMS experts will provide an overview of these preventive services covered by Medicare, when to perform them, who can perform each service, who is eligible, and how to code and bill for each service, followed by a question and answer session.

When: Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Time: 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Eastern Time

Target Audience:
Physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, health educators, registered dietitians, nutrition professionals, medical billers and coders, and other interested health care professionals

Call Materials

National Provider Call YouTube Video Slideshow Presentation

Podcast 1 of 5:   Screening and Behavioral Counseling Interventions in Primary Care to Reduce Alcohol Misuse [ZIP, 18MB]

Podcast 2 of 5:   Screening for Depression in Adults [ZIP, 6MB]

Podcast 3 of 5:   Intensive Behavioral Therapy for Cardiovascular Disease [ZIP, 4MB]

Podcast 4 of 5:   Screening for Sexually Transmitted Infections and High-Intensity Behavioral Counseling to Prevent STIs [ZIP, 9MB]

Podcast 5 of 5:   Intensive Behavioral Therapy for Obesity [ZIP, 8MB]

New Preventive Services Presentation, 8/15/12 [PDF, 1MB]

New Preventive Services Audio Recording 08/15/12 [ZIP, 18MB]

New Preventive Services Complete Written Transcript 08/15/12 [PDF, 378KB]

For More Information:
Prevention – General Information

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