National Coalition for Hospice and Palliative Care

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The National Coalition for Hospice and Palliative Care (The Coalition) was founded in 2001 by the leading hospice and palliative care organizations to better communicate, coordinate, and collaborate on issues and activities of importance to the interdisciplinary hospice and palliative care field.


Coalition Comments on FY18 CMS Proposed Hospice Rule

Late April 27, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) posted the proposed FY2018 Hospice Wage Index and Payment Rate Update and Hospice Quality Reporting Requirements.  The rule allows for a 1 percent increase in hospice payments, which equates to an increase...

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