Hospice Quality Reporting Program (HQRP)

  • Room: 260/267
  • Session Number: 807
Tuesday, October 25, 2022: 3:45 PM - 4:45 PM


Kristie Meers RN, BSN, CHPN
Vice President Clinical and Regulatory


This session will delve into the Hospice Quality Reporting Program changes for 2022 and help the learner understand the Hospice Care Index, the Hospice Item Set, Hospice Visits in Last Days of Life and the Hospice Care Index. They will further be able to identify how these can affect their quality of care and their quality score and ways to improve each of them.



Course Level: Intermediate; 1.2 Accounting CPEs (NASBA/RE) 1 Nursing CNEs contact hours

Learning Outcomes

1. Explain what the Hospice Care Index is and how it affects their quality score.
2. Describe how HVLDL can impact quality care.
3. Describe how to calculate the Composite Hospice Care Index Score.


Sponsored by

National HME