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Three-Part QIN-QIO Public Sharing Call Series:
Going Back to the Basics of Diabetes Self-Management Training (DSMT)

Part II: The Basics for Achieving Medicare Reimbursement for Diabetes Self-Management Training

Part II: Thursday, November 08, 2018
2:00 – 3:30 PM CT

Password: EDC
Registration Required: Register here

After learning the business strategies for developing a best practice DSMT program, this second webinar will review the Medicare reimbursement rules for this benefit and the current payment rates. Click here for the event flyer.

Featured Presenter: Mary Ann Hodorowicz

This event will feature Mary Ann Hodorowicz, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Master of Business Administration, Certified Diabetes Educator and Certified Endocrinology coder. She is a nationally recognized expert in Diabetes Self-Management Education/Training operations, reimbursement, clinical plans, continuous quality improvement plans and sustainability.


Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the beneficiary eligibility criteria for Medicare DSMT
  • State the three lab tests for diagnosing T1 and T2 diabetes, one of which Medicare requires for DSMT beneficiary eligibility
  • List the three conditions for reimbursement of ten initial DSMT hours as individual visits
  • Describe three of the key and unique Medicare coverage guidelines for DSMT telehealth

This series of events is open to the public, but is most relevant to healthcare providers, practitioners, partners, DSMES program administrators and Quality Innovation Network-Quality Improvement Organizations.

Continuing Education:
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. This activity is eligible for ACPE, ANCC, AANP, and CDR credit; see final CPE/CE activity announcement for specific details.

Subsequent Series Date [Part III]:
Thursday, December 13, 2018
2:00 PM CT
The Basics of Implementing a Successful Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) Plan for a DSMT Program 

For more information and to register, visit the QIO Program Website