CHA News Article

OMHA Medicare Appellant Forum Scheduled for Oct. 29

The Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals (OMHA) will host the second OMHA Medicare Appellant Forum Oct. 29. The forum will provide appellants with updates on the status of operations and will relay information on initiatives designed to mitigate the Medicare appeals backlog at the OMHA-level of the administrative appeals process. The meeting is scheduled to be held in Washington, D.C. from 7 a.m. – noon (PT), but appellants may attend remotely through a conference call and webinar. Online registration is available for the meeting, which is limited to 1,000 participants and will close when full or on Oct. 24. Remote participants can submit their questions when registering or directly to For more information, visit