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Demonstration Project Name
Rural Hospice Demonstration
Demonstration Type
Completed Demos & Evaluation Reports
Year
2005
Description
The demonstration evaluated providing all hospice services for rural Medicare beneficiaries who lacked an appropriate caregiver in a facility of up to 20 beds that was located in a rural area. It included a Quality Assessment Program Improvement (QAPI) component that followed the Medicare Hospice CoPs Proposed rule.