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CMS has scheduled a special Open Door Forum: "New Medicare Card Project"

DATE: Tuesday, March 20, 2017 (sic)

TIME: 2:00 – 3:00pm EDT


CMS will host a Special Open Door Forum (ODF) 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 (MBI) starting April 1, 2018.

For more information about the New Medicare Card Project, please visit

Feedback and questions on the New Medicare Card Project can be sent to:

Participation Instructions: 

Participant Dial-In Number:  1-800-837-1935

Conference ID #: 4588156

Note: TTY Communications Relay Services are available for the Hearing Impaired. For TTY services dial 7-1-1 or 1-800-855-2880. A Relay Communications Assistant will help.  

A transcript and audio recording of this ODF will be posted to the Special Open Door Forum website: for downloading.