Back to Catalog
Back to Catalog

Medicare Hospice Benefit Basics

This course provides a brief overview of both the evolution of hospice care in the United States and the Medicare Hospice Benefit. A basic review of hospice care and services, appropriate for all hospice staff and volunteers, is provided.

  • Identify three characteristics of hospice care.
  • Relate the purposes behind the Medicare Hospice Benefit to the regulations guiding provision of care.
  • Differentiate between Core Covered Services and Covered Services that may be provided under arrangement.
  • Apply Medicare Hospice Benefit requirements for comprehensive assessment content in patient scenarios.
  • Match hospice discharge types to the situation that appropriately describes their use.

   English

   Audio Included

   CE Credit Hours: 1 hour

   Length: 1 hour

   Approvers: American Nurses' Credentialing Center - ANCC

Medicare Hospice Benefit Basics

   English

   Audio Included

   CE Credit Hours: 1 hour

   Length: 1 hour

   Approvers: American Nurses' Credentialing Center - ANCC

Get Unlimited Access to the Entire HCP Training Course Library
Talk with one of our program experts to learn how you can provide your care staff with valuable online training at their fingertips.

Get Unlimited Access to the Entire HCP Training Course Library
Talk with one of our program experts to learn how you can provide your care staff with valuable online training at their fingertips.

Get a Live Demo