Trainings

 

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is committed to helping the Indian Health Service (IHS), Tribal Health Programs, and Urban Indian Programs to maximize their ability to access third party resources. To meet this objective, CMS, in partnership with the States, the Veterans Administration, the Social Security Administration, and the IHS, provides training to patient benefits advocates on the programs and benefits available through Medicare, Medicaid, the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and the Health Insurance Marketplace.

The target audience for the CMS ITU trainings is:

  • Business Office staff
  • Benefits Coordinators
  • Patient Registration staff
  • Medical Records staff
  • Purchased Referred Care Services staff

Register at:  https://regionalcmsitutrainings.com

 2019-2020 ITU Trainings

REGION LOCATION DATES VENUE
9

Phoenix, AZ

October 29-30, 2019

Embassy Suites Phoenix - Biltmore
2630 E. Camelback Road
Phoenix, AZ 85016

8

Rapid City, SD

December 17-18, 2019

Comfort Suites - Rapid City
1333 N Elk Vale Rd
Rapid City, SD 57703 
(605) 791-2345

9

San Diego, CA

February 5-6, 2020

Four Points by Sheraton
8110 Aero Drive
San Diego, CA. 92123

8

Gallup, NM (Navajo)

March 24-25, 2020

Navajo Tribal Utility Authority 
Ft Defiance, AZ

8

Denver, CO

March 18-19, 2020

Embassy Suites by Hilton
Denver Tech Center North
7525 East Hampden Avenue
Denver, CO 80231

10

Seattle, WA

March 31 - April 1, 2020 

Courtyard Seattle Bellevue/Downtown
11010 NE 8th Street
Bellevue, WA, 98004

6

Albuquerque, NM

April 21-22, 2020

Marriott Albuquerque
2101 Louisiana Boulevard NE
Albuquerque, NM  87110-5401

7

Kansas City, MO

May 19-20, 2020

Residence Inn Kansas City Airport 
10300 North Ambassador Drive 
Kansas City, MO 64153 

7

Oklahoma City, OK

May 12 -13, 2020 Sheraton Oklahoma City Downtown Hotel
1 North Broadway Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK, 73102
5

Chicago, IL

May, 2020

TBD

9

Sacramento, CA

June 2-4, 2020

DoubleTree by Hilton Sacramento
2001 Point West Way
Sacramento, CA 95815

8 Billings, MT June 23-24, 2020

Double Tree by Hilton
27 North 27th Street
Billings, Montana 59101

2 & 4

Richmond, VA

Summer, 2020

TBD

1 & 2 Norwich, CT August 12-13, 2020

Holiday Inn Norwich
10 Laura Blvd
Norwich, CT 06360

National IHS Partnership Summer, 2020

TBD

National

Title VI

Summer, 2020

TBD

Webinars

The Division of  Tribal Affairs will present a series of webinars throughout the year on a variety of topics related to Medicare, Medicaid, the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and the Health Insurance Marketplace.  The purpose of the webinars is to share knowledge, build an ongoing dialogue among tribal, IHS, and Urban Indian health programs and share promising practices in Indian Country.  

 

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