Public Meeting

April 1-2, 2021
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, MedPAC's April 2021 meeting was held virtually via video conference on the GoToWebinar platform.


  • Mandated report: Medicare’s skilled nursing facility value-based purchasing program and proposed replacement

    April 1, 11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
    Staff Contact: Carol Carter, Ledia Tabor, Sam Bickel-Barlow
  • Streamlining CMS’s portfolio of alternative payment models

    April 1, 11:45 AM - 12:30 PM
    Staff Contact: Geoff Gerhardt, Rachel Burton
  • Rebalancing Medicare Advantage benchmark policy

    April 1, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
    Staff Contact: Luis Serna, Andy Johnson
  • Revising Medicare’s indirect medical education payments to better reflect teaching hospitals’ costs

    April 1, 2:45 PM - 3:30 PM
    Staff Contact: Alison Binkowski, Jeff Stensland
  • Medicare’s vaccine coverage and payment

    April 1, 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    Staff Contact: Kim Neuman, Nancy Ray, Ledia Tabor
  • Improving Medicare’s policies for separately payable drugs in the hospital outpatient prospective payment system

    April 1, 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Staff Contact: Dan Zabinski
  • Congressional request: Private equity and Medicare

    April 2, 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
    Staff Contact: Eric Rollins, Kathryn Linehan, Rachel Schmidt, Jeff Stensland, Ariel Winter
  • Mandated report: Assessing the impact of recent changes to Medicare’s clinical laboratory fee schedule payment rates

    April 2, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
    Staff Contact: Brian O’Donnell, Carolyn San Soucie


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