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MedPAC Report to the Congress: Medicare Payment Policy: Hospice Services: Chapter 11

Description
Discusses payment adequacy for hospice and palliative support services. Includes statistics with breakdowns by urban and rural locations and demographics on Medicare decedents who used hospice during 2010 and between 2018-2020. Compares the actual hospice utilization rates in micropolitan, rural adjacent, rural nonadjacent, and frontier areas to urban hospice utilization rates.
Date
03/2022
Type
Document
Organization
Medicare Payment Advisory Commission
Tagged as
Hospice and palliative care · Medicare · Policy · Reimbursement and payment models · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data

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