• SETI: Wednesday, April 18 through Friday, April 20, 2018 at the Hilton, Baltimore, MD.
• SETI Attendance Required: Attendance is mandatory for the State Survey Agency (SA) Director and one other manager. All
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Regional Office (RO), Associate Regional Administrators (ARA), and certain
key managers should also attend.
• Award Nominations: This year, CMS will continue with the Quality, Safety & Oversight (formerly S & C) Achievement Awards,
which are given to State individuals or teams that merit special acknowledgement in support of the mission to ensure quality
and safety of all Americans. CMS is requesting your nominations for these Awards by March 16, 2018.