National Surveyor Training at HHS CMS

Washington, DC—May 22, 2015— The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have selected Longevity Consulting as one of the awardees for the National Surveyor Training Program (NTSP) IDIQ Contract for a five-year term, beginning June 1, 2015.

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Washington, DC— May 22, 2015 — The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have selected Longevity Consulting as one of the awardees for the National Surveyor Training Program (NTSP) IDIQ Contract for a five-year term, beginning June 1, 2015. The CMS is the federal agency tasked with overseeing a variety of healthcare programs, including Medicare and Medicaid. It strives to ensure that the American public receives the highest quality of care, consisting of personalized, prevention-oriented and patient-centered care, based on evidence about the benefits and costs applicable to each individual patient.

Longevity’s role in this contract is to provide highly effective and efficient support for the CMS Survey and Certification Group (SCG) National Surveyor Training Program (NSTP), including instructors, instructional systems design, online hosting, Blackboard hosting, Learning Management System (LMS), editorial support and integration of these processes. Additionally, Longevity will be providing instructional development, support and field instructors, website management & maintenance, training support and editorial services.

“This is a great win for Longevity, and we are looking forward to helping CMS achieve their training goals,” Eric Thompson, COO at Longevity Consulting.

About The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Center for Clinical Standards and Quality (CCSQ), Survey and Certification Group, Training Team (SCG/TT) is responsible for providing leadership, overall programmatic direction and training to Regional Offices (ROs) and State Survey Agencies (SAs) for implementation and enforcement of health quality standards and safety requirements for Medicare/Medicaid providers and suppliers of health care services.