Hospice

Information on hospice, including memos and rules from the Centers of Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), information on the Conditions of Participation, information from MedPAC, and legislative, funding, and regulatory updates.

View our 2 new reports below. 

  1. Hospice and Palliative Care Legislative Update

    Palliative Care Education and Training Act (H.R. 687/

  2. LeadingAge CAST Releases Health Information Exchange Selection Tool

    Contact: Lisa Sanders lsanders@leadingage.org 202-508-9407 or 347-385-2218 October 24, 2019 Washington D.C. -- The proliferation of health information ...

  3. Health Care Education Bill Advances

    HPOG demonstration grants provide education, training, supportive services and career coaching to low-income individuals who are pursuing health care occupations. Training for CNAs and home health aides is part of the program, along with training for other kinds of health care professions. The ...

  4. MA Supplemental Benefit Toolkit Now Available

    The Toolkit includes: Medicare Advantage Engagement Strategy Checklist; Medicare Advantage Supplemental Benefits Explained; Medicare Advantage Plan Engagement Tips; A Step-by-Step Guide for Evaluating Medicare Advantage Activity in Your Market; Telling Your Story template. The ...

  5. Workforce Shortages: Bold Solutions from LeadingAge

    By 2030, the US will need 2.5 million caregivers working in long-term services and supports (LTSS) to keep up with the growing needs of our rapidly aging population.  There are not enough American born workers to meet this need.  Unemployment rates – currently 3.6%  nationally – are at a historic low. People ...