Medicare Hospice Data

Metadata Updated: November 12, 2020

More Medicare beneficiaries are taking advantage of the quality and compassionate care provided through the hospice benefit. As greater numbers of beneficiaries have availed themselves of the benefit, the mix of hospice patients has changed, with relatively fewer cancer patients as a percentage of total patients.

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Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 12, 2020

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Harvested from Healthdata.gov

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date November 10, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 12, 2020
Publisher Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Unique Identifier Unknown
Maintainer
Identifier 167
Data First Published 2016-01-06
Data Last Modified 2016-01-06
Category Medicare
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 009:38
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Metadata Catalog ID https://healthdata.gov/data.json
Schema Version https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema
Catalog Describedby https://project-open-data.cio.gov/v1.1/schema/catalog.json
Data Quality True
Homepage URL http://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Medicare-Fee-for-Service-Payment/Hospice/Medicare_Hospice_Data.html
Program Code 009:000
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 1d6601b554bb1712fb3342d1fd1cd65db1385ef4
Source Schema Version 1.1
Temporal 1998-01-01T05:00:00-05:00/2009-12-31T05:00:00-05:00

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