Hospice News Update for February 16, 2022

NAHC’s  is devoted to smaller (though, not less important) items of interest to the hospice & palliative care community. Please read on…

CENTERS FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES

CENTERS for DISEASE CONTROL & PREVENTION

NATIONAL QUALITY FORUM

  • NQF’s Geriatrics and Palliative Care Standing Committee holding a public measure evaluation meeting this Friday (2/18) at 10am ET
    • This important meeting will focus on committee review of three measures important to the hospice and palliative care field:
      • Hospice Visits in the Last Days of Life
      • Ambulatory Palliative Care Patients’ Experience of Feeling Heard and Understood
      • Ambulatory Palliative Care Patients’ Experience of Receiving Desired Help for Pain
    • Registration info not yet posted but NQF staffer told me it would be early this week

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