Central Plains Hospice

835 Meridian Avenue, Cozad
Nebraska, 69130

 308-784-4630   Maps & Directions
Central Plains Hospice, also known as Central Plains Hospice/hilltop is a hospice care center situated at Cozad, Nebraska. This palliative care is medicare certified, hence if you are covered by medicare, medicare will pay the hospice for your care. Central Plains Hospice accommodated approx. 46 Medicare beneficiaries whose average age was 80 years in CY2016. Unique hospice identification number provided by medicare to this hospice care is 281516. Central Plains Hospice comes under the CMS regional office located at Kansas City. This CMS regional office covers all hospices located in Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska. Services provided at Central Plains Hospice mainly includes home health aide, counseling, medical social services, medical supply services, nursing services, occupational therapy, other, physician services, physical therapy, short term inpatient care, speech pathology services.
Central Plains Hospice provides special care for people who are terminally ill. This involves a team-oriented approach that addresses the medical, physical, social, emotional, and spiritual needs of the patient. Hospice also provides support to the patient’s family or caregiver.

Complete Hospice Profile:
Central Plains Hospice/hilltop type, unique identification code, ownership type, accreditation,short term inpatient care type, address, contact number, fax number and all other information is provided as below. Recipients can directly walkin or can call on the below given phone number for appointment.
Hospice ID (CCN) 281516
Related CCN ID:281327
Hospice’s Ownership Type:Combination Government & Non-Profit
Short-term inpatient care provided:Respite care
Accreditation UnAccredited
Hospice Address:835 Meridian Avenue, Cozad,
Nebraska, 69130
CMS Regional Office Kansas City
Medicare Certification:
Medicare certification details of Central Plains Hospice with certification date, type, current status, certification provider, MAC, CBSA Code are stated below.
Medicare Certified:Yes
Medicare Certification Date:05 Apr, 1995
Current Status: Active Provider
Latest visit of the Health or LSC survey: 10 Jan, 2017
Status at the time of certification survey: In Compliance
Waiver of any life safety code: No
Latest Certification Type: Recertification
Certificate Provider: Kansas City CMS Regional Office
MAC Blue Cross (iowa/south Dakota)
CBSA Code 99928 (Rural)
National Hospice Spending and Utilization (2016):
National Hospice Spending and Utilization based on CY2016 for Central Plains Hospice are stated below it includes number of beneficiaries, average age of beneficiaries accommodated in hospice, total medicare payment amount received by hospice, total charge amount of the hospice.
Beneficiaries 46
RHC Days (in %) 97
Average Age of Beneficiary 80 year
Total Medicare Payment Amount $ 289,772
Total Medicare Standard Payment Amount $ 315,345
Total Charge Amount $ 510,151

Average Service Hours per Day

Central Plains Hospice provided an average of 0.17 hours per day of home health, 0.33 hours per day of Skilled Nursing, 0.11 hours per day of Social Service hospice care.

Average Hospice Care Days

Central Plains Hospice have 20 Medicare beneficiaries with 7 or fewer hospice care days, Medicare beneficiaries with more than 60 hospice care days, Medicare beneficiaries with more than 180 hospice care days.

Beneficiaries by Gender

Central Plains Hospice rendered hospice services to 22 Male and 24 Female Medicare beneficiaries in a calendar year.

Beneficiaries by Race

Central Plains Hospice provided hospice care to 44 White, 2 not disclosed Medicare beneficiaries in a calendar year.

Medicare/Medicaid Eligible Beneficiaries

At Central Plains Hospice, beneficiaries enrolled in Medicare Advantage and 13 beneficiaries were eligible for Medicaid for at least one month of hospice care in the calendar year.

Beneficiaries with Primary Disease Diagnosis

At Central Plains Hospice, distinct Medicare beneficiaries who received hospice care for a primary diagnosis are 16 of Cancer,

Site-of-service Hospice Beneficiaries

At Central Plains Hospice, distinct Medicare beneficiaries who received the majority of their hospice care days are 19 at home, 13 in a long term care or non-skilled nursing facility,

Services Provided:
Services available at Central Plains Hospice are mentioned below along with the information that who will provide the service like whether it will be provided by hospice staff or will be arranged from any 3rd source or outer source.
Services AvailableProvided By
Home Health AideHospice Staff
CounselingHospice Staff
Medical Social ServicesHospice Staff
Medical Supply ServicesCombination
Nursing ServicesHospice Staff
Occupational TherapyHospice Staff
OtherHospice Staff
Physician ServicesHospice Staff
Physical TherapyHospice Staff
Short Term Inpatient CareProvided under Arrangement
Speech Pathology ServicesProvided under Arrangement

Quality of Patient Care:
Quality of patient care is measured based on the survey done by the patients who received the hospice care, as well as the experiences of their informal primary caregivers. Main points included in the survey are treatment preferences, beliefs/values addressed (if desired by the patient), pain screening, pain assessment, dyspnea screening, dyspnea treatment,patients treated with an opioid who are given a bowel regimen.
Measure NameScore (in %)National Average
Treatment Preferences 98.498.3
Beliefs/Values Addressed (if desired by the patient) 98.493.6
Pain Screening 95.193.9
Pain Assessment 67.977.7
Dyspnea Screening 100.097.3
Dyspnea Treatment 100.094.6
Patients Treated with an Opioid who are Given a Bowel Regimen Not Available93.3
Employee Count:
Central Plains Hospice employee information is available below according to the service area, it is also divided among volunteer and employed count.
Services Employed CountVolunteer Count
Home Health Aide10
Counseling0.25 0.25
Medical Social Services0.50
Registered Nurses20
Practical/Vocational Nurses1 0
Other Personnel1 0
Physician Services0.25 0
Authorized/Official Person Profile:
Officially authorized person to contact for any management issues or complaints of this hospice are as below. Person's position and contact details are also mentioned below.
Name: Mr. Lyle Davis
Position: Administrator
Contact Number: 308-784-2261
Professional Identification Codes:
NPI number stands for National Provider Identifier which is a unique 10-digit identification number issued to health care providers in the United States by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
NPI details of stated hospice are as mentioned below.
NPI Number: 1003107475
NPI Enumeration Date: 20 Apr, 2011
NPI Last Update On: 20 Mar, 2013
Medical Licenses:
Hospice can have one or more medical licenses for different specialities in the same state or different states. Related medical licenses for Central Plains Hospice are as mentioned below.
SpecializationLicense NumberStateStatus
Hospice Care, Community Based HOSPICE 6NebraskaPrimary
Business Mailing Address:
Business mailing address can be used for mailing purpose only, for visiting purpose patients need to refer above mentioned address.
Address: 835 Meridian Ave, P.o. Box 207
Cozad, Nebraska
Zip: 69130-1754
Phone Number: 308-784-4630
Fax Number: 308-784-4635
Patients can reach Central Plains Hospice/hilltop at 835 Meridian Avenue, Cozad, Nebraska or can call to book an appointment on 308-784-4630.

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