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Guide for Hospice Reporting User guide for data entry & submission Download/View PDF
Guidelines for Hospice Data Entry & Reporting User guide for data entry & submission via Webex Download Audio
Guidelines for Hospice Data Entry & Reporting Powerpoint slides from the Webex with instructions Hospice Training Slides Download/View PDF
Palmetto GBA Medical
Review Handout
This Handout is from a Sept. 2011 workshop that Palmetto GBA did for our Hospice Members. It includes benchmarking data; screening tools; and documentation guidelines. Download/View PDF
Interpretive Guidelines from CMS for hospice surveyors Interpretive Guidelines from CMS for hospice surveyors, Effective October 1, 2010 Download/View PDF
Medicare Payment Policy from MedPac Entire report to Congress from MedPac: Hospice is found in Chapter 11; Pages 281-308 Download/View PDF
OIG Provider Compliance Training Health Care Fraud Prevention and Enforcement Action Team presents video and audio podcast that may be shared with staff to educate on fraud and abuse prevention.

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(Available for 1 year.)

Principles of Documentation
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Guidance for developing & completing Form CMS-2567 Download/View PDF
Immediate Jeopardy (IJ) Decision Algorithm Decision guidance on whether event is immediate jeopardy Download/View PDF
Hospice “L” tags: L500-L678 Quick table with Abbreviated identifiers Download/View PDF
Hospice “L” tags:L679 L801 Quick table with Abbreviated identifiers Download/View PDF
Outline of Hospice Survey Process Two page summary of survey process Download/View PDF
Hospice Resource Manual Consists of COPs, Forms and other resources related to Hospice regulation Download/View PDF
Hospice Training Student Manual CMS manual used during Hospice Surveyor training Download/View PDF
Quality measures for end-of life care

TIME: Toolkit of Instruments to Measure End of life care

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QAPI tools for provider use

Data collection tools available to members/non-members

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PEACE -tools for  quality measures from CCME

Data collection tools

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Quality Improvement resource

Comprehensive online resource developed by CMS Visit Website
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