Westat researchers will present at the annual Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Quality Conference to be held virtually April 12-13, 2022. With a theme of New Hope, New Health: Charting a Path Forward, leaders from across the health care spectrum will explore solutions to America’s health system challenges. Westat is proud to have produced the Beneficiary and Family-Centered Care Quality Improvement Organization (BFCC-QIO) conference track and to be presenting on health equity and cultural competency in services provided to people with Medicare.
Westat staff (names in bold) will be presenting the following products. See the conference program for more details.
Stephanie Fry, Scott Fortin, and Lee Anne Castro. (Panel presentation). Cultural Competence: Using Plain and Empathetic Language to Communicate with Medicare Beneficiaries.
Wendy Gary, Stephanie Fry, and Laura Gray. (Poster). Helping People with Medicare Through Immediate Advocacy.
Wendy Gary, Daniel Sangria, and Stephanie Fry. (Panel presentation) Health Equity; Lessons from the Field.