- Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program Model Expansion Call
- Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program
When: Tuesday, December 5, 2017, from 1:30 to 3 pm ET
Registration: Visit the MLN Event Registration website.
- Presentation [PDF, 279KB]
- Audio Recording [ZIP, 19MB]
- Transcript [PDF, 490KB]
- Clarification [PDF, 192KB]
The CY 2018 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule final rule includes the expansion of the Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program (MDPP) Model starting in 2018. During this call, CMS experts provide a high-level overview of the finalized policies. A question and answer session follows the presentation.
The MDPP expanded model is a structured intervention with the goal of preventing progression to type 2 diabetes in individuals with an indication of pre-diabetes. Participants should review the final rule prior to the call.
Target Audience:Current Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recognized Diabetes Prevention Program organizations; organizations interested in becoming MDPP suppliers, including existing Medicare providers/suppliers, community organizations, non-for-profits; associations, and advocacy groups focused on seniors or diabetes; and other interested stakeholders, including health plans, primary care/internal medicine specialties.
For More Information: Visit the MDPP Expanded Model webpage.