Also known as “CMS”.
The Medicare-Medicaid Coordination Office within CMS is dedicated to ensuring that all persons who are eligible for both Medicare and Medi-Cal have access to seamless, high-quality long term services and supports. It is the federal office overseeing California’s implementation of the Coordinated Care Act and Cal Medi-Connect. This link provides basic information about the office as well as links to reports, fact sheets, and other general information.
To read more, visit www.cms.gov/Medicare-Medicaid-Coordination/Medicare-and-Medicaid-Coordination/Medicare-Medicaid-Coordination-Office.
CMS provides basic information about Medicare and Medicaid services. (Note: in California, Medicaid is referred as Medi-Cal.) To find out what Medicare and Medicaid cover, to compare health plan options and to compare nursing homes, and to report fraud and abuse, visit: www.cms.gov/Center/Special-Topic/People-With-Medicare-and-Medicaid-Center.
CMS conducts research on Medicare and Medicaid. Links to published materials can be found at: www.cms.gov/mmrr