Hospices Struggle with Respite Care During Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has complicated hospices’ ability to provide respite care. Limited access to nursing homes, fears of spreading the virus and rising demand are throwing wrenches into providers’ respite programs. Congress is currently considering legislation that during any federally declared national emergency would increase the maximum length of stay for hospice respite care to […]

Hospice Collaboratives Form Nationwide Joint Venture

Teleios Collaborative Network (TCN) and the National Hospice Cooperative (NHC) have created a joint venture that promises to further scale their regional partnership model to nonprofit hospices nationwide. TCN and NHC are collaborative networks of affiliated hospice and palliative care providers that partner to share best practices, centralize some back office functions, build more efficient […]