CMS Hospice Ratings

CMS Hospice Ratings

To help patients and providers choose the right hospice agency, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) gathers information that compares hospice provider scores in a number of quality measures.

UnityPoint Health Hospice is proud to share its quality ratings. In most locations where UnityPoint Health Hospice provides care, the organization ranks first locally, above the state averages and above the national average. To compare star ratings with other hospice agencies in your area, simply select one of the cities below.

UnityPoint Hospice Quality Ratings

Location Regional Ranking
Cedar Rapids, IA 2nd
Des Moines, IA 1st
Fort Dodge, IA 1st
Quad Cities, IA/IL 1st
Quincy, IL 1st
Storm Lake, IA 1st (tie)
Waterloo, IA 1st

 

About the Quality Ratings

This rating is a summary measure of agency performance-based on how well a hospice agency performs on seven individual quality measures reported on Hospice Compare. The ratings shown here are based on end-of-care assessment dates from October 1, 2015 to September 30, 2016.