On August 19, 2009 from 2-3 ET, CMS is holding a Medicare DMEPOS Competitive Bidding Program Bidders' Conference focusing on "How to Register to Access the Bidding System." To participate, dial 1-800-837-1935 & reference conference ID: 23038688. In addition, the next Pharmaceutical, Pharmacy, and Device Manufacturers Open Door Forum is scheduled for August 26, 2009 from 3:30pm-4:30pm. It will focus on will focus on Accreditation and Surety Bond Implementation for DMEPOS suppliers. To participate, dial 1-800-837-1935 & reference conference ID: 23827900. CMS also has issued a transmittal providing information for educational purposes regarding the DMEPOS competitive bidding round one re-bid geographic areas and product categories.