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Medicare Program; Request for Applications for the Medicare Care Choices Model
A Notice by the
Dates: Applications will be considered timely if they are received on or before
Entry Type: Notice
Document Citation: 79 FR 15750
Page: 15750 -15751 (2 pages)
Agency/Docket Number: CMS-5512-N
Document Number: 2014-06158
Shorter URL: https://federalregister.gov/a/2014-06158
This notice informs interested parties of an opportunity to apply for participation in the Medicare Care Choices Model. The primary goal of the Medicare Care Choices Model is to test whether
Applications will be considered timely if they are received on or before
Applications received after this date will not be considered. Applicants must submit their application in a manner that provides proof of timely delivery, for example,
Applications should be mailed to the following address:
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
The Innovation Center Web site at http://innovation.cms.gov/.
General Information: In submitting application, refer to file code (CMS-5512-N).
Application requirements: Applications must be typed for clarity with a minimum font size of 12 using Microsoft Word and should not exceed 40 double-spaced pages, exclusive of cover letter, the executive summary, resumes, and letters of engagement from referring providers. Follow guidance in this Request for Application for elements to include in the application, specifically those elements outlined in the selection criteria.
Submission of Application: Applicants must submit a total of 10 hard copies printed single-sided with page numbers in the bottom right-hand corner to ensure that each reviewer receives an application in the manner intended by the applicant (for example, collated, tabulated, or color copies). Applicants must designate 1 copy as the official proposal. Applicants must provide 10 hard copies and 1 electronic copy saved onto a USB flash drive of the full application as the basic requirement of what constitutes submission of an application. Hard copies and electronic copies must be identical.
Note: We will not accept applications by any other means such as facsimile (FAX) transmission or by email.
Eligible Organizations: Eligible providers for this Model are
We are interested in identifying models designed to improve care for specific populations. One such population is terminally ill