Hospice humor gains a following

Minneapolis, MN (Minneapolis Star Tribune) March 27, 2017 by Allie Shah Roy Cato is dying. But that hasn’t stopped him or his caregivers from finding a way to keep laughing. Whether it’s jokes about enemas (“the enemy,” Cato calls them)…

MedPAC Releases March Report to Congress

Alexandria, VA (NHPCO Updater) March 21, 2017 The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission released its annual March report to Congress on Wednesday, March 15, 2017. The hospice chapter begins with an updated snapshot of the hospice industry. According to MedPAC, 1.38…

MedPAC Releases March Report to Congress

The Medicare Payment Advisory Commission released its annual March report to Congress on Wednesday, March 15, 2017. The hospice chapter begins with an updated snapshot of the hospice industry…. The NHPCO Updater dives into issues on regulatory, advocacy, quality, research,…

Family Physicians Fill Palliative Care Gap

Washington, DC (Graham Center Research) March 15, 2017 by Michael Laff Family physicians are filling the gap in providing palliative care to an aging population that continues to grow, according to a recent study. Researchers at the Robert Graham Center…