ATTENTION Hospices! Opportunity Available to be part of the HOPE Beta Testing

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and their contractor, Abt Associates, are┬árecruiting additional Medicare-certified hospice providers to participate in a beta test of the draft hospice patient assessment instrument called Hospice Outcomes & Patient Evaluation (HOPE). Recruitment is ongoing and training will occur on a rolling basis. Data collection begins when training is…