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NHPCO Podcast

The official podcast of NHPCO connects you with experts and leaders in hospice and palliative care with pertinent discussions about timely issues facing the field today. Judi Lund Person and Jennifer Kennedy will focus on pressing regulatory, compliance and quality topics and team NHPCO will focus on additional news of importance.
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Now displaying: September, 2017
Sep 19, 2017

Just over half of hospice organizations have downloaded their current Program for Evaluating Payment Patterns Electronic Report (PEPPER). Providers who aren't accessing their report are missing vital information on quality and performance and red flags that regulators are looking at. NHPCO's team shares their concerns and Judi and Carol discuss the opportunities in this underused but incredibly valuable resource.

Sep 5, 2017

Concluding our series on the four levels of required care with Judi and Jennifer discussing the provision of routine home care. This is the majority of care that is provided in hospice and there are still many questions providers have or components they are unsure about. Also, at the top of the episode, Judi also lets listeners know about the waiver CMS has enacted for providers in Texas and Louisiana.

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