Hospices provide about 50% of the community-based palliative care in the United States, but these programs are often viewed as a loss leader. Hospice Buffalo has leveraged data and relationships with payers to create a growing palliative care program that feeds their bottom line while addressing patient needs.
Stakeholders in the hospice space have recognized the importance of community-based palliative care delivered in the home, with increasing efforts underway among health care providers, state governments, advocacy groups and payers to make it more accessible to patients and families.
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