Medicare Hospice Data

Metadata Updated: February 26, 2020

More Medicare beneficiaries are taking advantage of the quality and compassionate care provided through the hospice benefit. As greater numbers of beneficiaries have availed themselves of the benefit, the mix of hospice patients has changed, with relatively fewer cancer patients as a percentage of total patients.

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Metadata Created Date January 23, 2016
Metadata Updated Date February 26, 2020

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Harvested from Healthdata.gov

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date January 23, 2016
Metadata Updated Date February 26, 2020
Publisher Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Unique Identifier 167
Maintainer
Health Data Initiative
Maintainer Email
Public Access Level public
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Data Quality True
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Harvest Source Id 15c538b5-31a0-474e-8ba5-c85ee421cb4d
Harvest Source Title Healthdata.gov
Data First Published 2016-01-06
Homepage URL http://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Medicare-Fee-for-Service-Payment/Hospice/Medicare_Hospice_Data.html
Data Last Modified 2016-01-06
Program Code 009:000
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Temporal 1998-01-01T05:00:00-05:00/2009-12-31T05:00:00-05:00
Category Medicare

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