Technical Review Panel on the Medicare Trustees Report: June 28-29, 2000

09/14/2000

First Meeting:

Wednesday, June 28, 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Thursday, June 29, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Where:

Health Care Financing Administration(now known as Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services(CMS)) (HCFA(now known as CMS)) Headquarters
Conference Center, Room C-112
7500 Security Boulevard
Baltimore, Maryland

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Agenda:

June 28

EXECUTIVE SESSION

9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

PUBLIC SESSION

11:00 - 11:05 am Welcome
   Ariel Winter
   Executive Director, Technical Review Panel
   Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation

11:05 - 11:15   Charge to the Panel
   Christy Schmidt
   Deputy to the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health Policy
   Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation

11:15 - 11:20  Opening Remarks
   Richard S. Foster
   Chief Actuary
   Health Care Financing Administration(now known as Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services(CMS))

11:20 - 11:30  Chair and member introductions

11:30 - 12:30 p.m. Discussion of scope of panel’s work (led by Dale Yamamoto, Chair)

12:30 - 1:30   Lunch

1:30 - 3:00   Background presentations on HI and SMI Reports
   Office of the Actuary, HCFA(now known as CMS)
    - Overview of models
    - Projections of enrollment
    - HI benefits

3:00 - 3:15   Break

3:15 - 4:45  Background presentations (continued)
    - SMI benefits
    - Medicare + Choice

4:45 - 5:00  Public Comment Period

5:00   Adjourn

June 29

9:00 - 10:30 a.m. Background presentation on HI Trust Fund model

10:30 - 10:45  Break

10:45 - 12:15 p.m. Background presentation on SMI income model

12:15 - 12:45  Panel discussion of next steps
    - Next level presentations
    - Scheduling future meetings

12:45 - 1:00  Public Comment Period

1:00   Adjourn

NOTE: PANEL MAY DIVIDE INTO SUBGROUPS FOR SPECIFIC PRESENTATIONS/ DISCUSSIONS ON JUNE 29