Choice Hospice Of Texas

5858 Gateway East Blvd, El Paso
Texas, 79905

 915-533-0999   Maps & Directions
Choice Hospice Of Texas, also known as Choice Hospice Of Texas is a hospice care center situated at El Paso, Texas. This palliative care is medicare certified, hence if you are covered by medicare, medicare will pay the hospice for your care. Choice Hospice Of Texas accommodated approx. 136 Medicare beneficiaries whose average age was 85 years in CY2016. Unique hospice identification number provided by medicare to this hospice care is 671666. Choice Hospice Of Texas comes under the CMS regional office located at Dallas. This CMS regional office covers all hospices located in Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas. Choice Hospice Of Texas has gone 2 time change of ownership, latest on 01 Oct, 2017 and previously on 01 Jan, 2015. Services provided at Choice Hospice Of Texas mainly includes home health aide, counseling, medical social services, medical supply services, nursing services, occupational therapy, physician services, physical therapy, short term inpatient care, speech pathology services.
Choice Hospice Of Texas 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:
Choice Hospice Of Texas 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) 671666
Hospice’s Ownership Type:Non-Profit
Short-term inpatient care provided:Acute & Respite care
Accreditation Community Health Accreditation Partner (CHAP)
Hospice Address:5858 Gateway East Blvd, El Paso,
Texas, 79905
County:El Paso
CMS Regional Office Dallas
Medicare Certification:
Medicare certification details of Choice Hospice Of Texas with certification date, type, current status, certification provider, MAC, CBSA Code are stated below.
Medicare Certified:Yes
Medicare Certification Date:26 Oct, 2010
Current Status: Active Provider
Latest visit of the Health or LSC survey: 19 Sep, 2016
Status at the time of certification survey: In Compliance
Waiver of any life safety code: No
Latest Certification Type: Recertification
Certificate Provider: Dallas CMS Regional Office
MAC Palmetto Hhh C
CBSA Code 21340 (Urban)
National Hospice Spending and Utilization (2016):
National Hospice Spending and Utilization based on CY2016 for Choice Hospice Of Texas 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 136
RHC Days (in %) 100
Average Age of Beneficiary 85 year
Total Medicare Payment Amount $ 2,358,840
Total Medicare Standard Payment Amount $ 2,708,460
Total Charge Amount $ 3,651,171

Average Service Hours per Day

Choice Hospice Of Texas provided an average of 0.57 hours per day of home health, 0.14 hours per day of Skilled Nursing, 0.04 hours per day of Social Service hospice care.

Average Hospice Care Days

Choice Hospice Of Texas have 20 Medicare beneficiaries with 7 or fewer hospice care days, 66 Medicare beneficiaries with more than 60 hospice care days, 46 Medicare beneficiaries with more than 180 hospice care days.

Beneficiaries by Gender

Choice Hospice Of Texas rendered hospice services to 58 Male and 78 Female Medicare beneficiaries in a calendar year.

Beneficiaries by Race

Choice Hospice Of Texas provided hospice care to 48 White, 82 Hispanic, 0 Other 6 not disclosed Medicare beneficiaries in a calendar year.

Medicare/Medicaid Eligible Beneficiaries

At Choice Hospice Of Texas, 55 beneficiaries enrolled in Medicare Advantage and 39 beneficiaries were eligible for Medicaid for at least one month of hospice care in the calendar year.

Beneficiaries with Primary Disease Diagnosis

At Choice Hospice Of Texas, distinct Medicare beneficiaries who received hospice care for a primary diagnosis are 14 of Cancer, 61 of Dementia, 26 of Heart Disease, 15 of Other Diseases

Site-of-service Hospice Beneficiaries

At Choice Hospice Of Texas, distinct Medicare beneficiaries who received the majority of their hospice care days are 95 at home, 41 in a skilled nursing facility,

Services Provided:
Services available at Choice Hospice Of Texas 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 ServicesProvided under Arrangement
Nursing ServicesHospice Staff
Occupational TherapyProvided under Arrangement
Physician ServicesProvided under Arrangement
Physical TherapyProvided under Arrangement
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 100.098.3
Beliefs/Values Addressed (if desired by the patient) 100.093.6
Pain Screening 98.693.9
Pain Assessment 71.077.7
Dyspnea Screening 100.097.3
Dyspnea Treatment Not Available94.6
Patients Treated with an Opioid who are Given a Bowel Regimen Not Available93.3
Employee Count:
Choice Hospice Of Texas 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 Aide7.50
Counseling2 0
Medical Social Services10
Registered Nurses4.50
Practical/Vocational Nurses1.25 0
Other Personnel6.5 0.79
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: George Grant Tribble
Position: Treasurer
Contact Number: 605-362-3900
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: 1043608169
NPI Enumeration Date: 23 Dec, 2014
NPI Last Update On: 12 Feb, 2018
Medical Licenses:
Hospice can have one or more medical licenses for different specialities in the same state or different states. Related medical licenses for Choice Hospice Of Texas are as mentioned below.
SpecializationLicense NumberStateStatus
Hospice Care, Community Based TexasPrimary
Business Mailing Address:
Business mailing address can be used for mailing purpose only, for visiting purpose patients need to refer above mentioned address.
Address: 5858 Gateway Blvd E,
El Paso, Texas
Zip: 79905-1923
Phone Number: 915-544-8999
Fax Number: 915-533-0999
Patients can reach Choice Hospice Of Texas at 5858 Gateway East Blvd, El Paso, Texas or can call to book an appointment on 915-533-0999.

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