We’ve compiled a list of website links that may be of interest to healthcare professionals seeking additional hospice information.
- Eligibility, election and duration of benefits - Code of Federal Regulations
- Medicare and Medicaid hospice forms and information
- CMS hospice payment rates and regulations
- Medicare benefits policy manual
- Better hospice conversations
- Hospice medical directors at each of our locations
- Kurt Merkelz, M.D., Chief Medical Director at Compassus
The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) is the largest nonprofit membership organization representing hospice and palliative care programs and professionals in the United States.
The American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM) is dedicated to expanding access of patients and families to high quality palliative care, and advancing the discipline of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.