New Medicare Card Project Special Open Door Forum — March 20

Tuesday, March 20 from 2 to 3 pm ET

CMS will host a Special Open Door Forum to give providers an opportunity to ask questions about the New Medicare Card Project. Use this call to get answers to your questions, so you are ready to accept the new Medicare Beneficiary Identifier starting April 1, 2018.

For more information, visit the New Medicare Card website. Send feedback and questions to

Participation Instructions:

  • Participant Dial-In Number: 800-837-1935; Conference ID #: 4588156
  • TTY Communications Relay Services are available for the Hearing Impaired; dial 7-1-1 or 800-855-2880

A transcript and audio recording will be posted to the Podcasts and Transcripts webpage.


Chuck Hutchings is a Senior Manager at FQHC Germane a health care consulting firm specializing in the needs of established, new and potential Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs). FQHC Germane is a division of Germane Solutions.

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