Resources for SMPs

SMP Resource Center

SMP Resource Center

The SMP Resource Center promotes national visibility for the SMP program.

Center Publications

Center Publications

Publications include Facebook, fact sheets, manuals, SMP NewsThe Sentinel, and What's New at www.smpresource.org.

Diverse Populations

Diverse Populations

Providing SMP services to Medicare beneficiaries requires an understanding of and sensitivity to the needs of older adults.

National Conferences

National Conferences

Materials from the 2018, 2017, and 2016 SMP/SHIP national conferences are available.

OIG Report

OIG Report

The Office of Inspector General for the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services collects performance data for the SMP projects.

SMP Information and Reporting System (SIRS)

SMP Information and Reporting System (SIRS)

SIRS is the nationwide, web-based data collection and reporting system that facilitates reporting of SMP activities.

SMP 101

SMP 101

Though every SMP program is unique in its own way, certain characteristics are fundamental to every SMP project.

Training

Training

The SMP Resource Center provides many live training webinar sessions and other resources for SMPs.

Volunteer Risk and Program Management (VRPM)

Volunteer Risk and Program Management (VRPM)

The SMP program relies on volunteers to serve the Medicare beneficiaries within their states and territories.