Compassus - Northern Michigan

3217 West M-55, Suite B, West Branch
Michigan, 48661

 989-343-2470   Maps & Directions
Compassus - Northern Michigan is a hospice care center situated at West Branch, Michigan. This palliative care is medicare certified, hence if you are covered by medicare, medicare will pay the hospice for your care. Compassus - Northern Michigan accommodated approx. 459 Medicare beneficiaries whose average age was 82 years in CY2016. Unique hospice identification number provided by medicare to this hospice care is 231600. Compassus - Northern Michigan comes under the CMS regional office located at Chicago. This CMS regional office covers all hospices located in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin. Services provided at Compassus - Northern Michigan 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.
Compassus - Northern Michigan 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:
Hospice Advantage, Llc. 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) 231600
Hospice’s Ownership Type:For-Profit
Short-term inpatient care provided:Acute & Respite care
Accreditation Community Health Accreditation Partner (CHAP)
Hospice Address:3217 West M-55, Suite B, West Branch,
Michigan, 48661
CMS Regional Office Chicago
Medicare Certification:
Medicare certification details of Compassus - Northern Michigan with certification date, type, current status, certification provider, MAC, CBSA Code are stated below.
Medicare Certified:Yes
Medicare Certification Date:26 Jan, 2006
Current Status: Active Provider
Latest visit of the Health or LSC survey: 24 May, 2014
Status at the time of certification survey: In Compliance
Waiver of any life safety code: No
Latest Certification Type: Recertification
Certificate Provider: Chicago CMS Regional Office
MAC National Government Services
CBSA Code 99923 (Rural)
National Hospice Spending and Utilization (2016):
National Hospice Spending and Utilization based on CY2016 for Compassus - Northern Michigan 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 459
RHC Days (in %) 100
Physician Services 238
Average Age of Beneficiary 82 year
Total Medicare Payment Amount $ 6,829,423
Total Medicare Standard Payment Amount $ 7,739,057
Total Charge Amount $ 10,175,898

Average Service Hours per Day

Compassus - Northern Michigan provided an average of 0.29 hours per day of home health, 0.23 hours per day of Skilled Nursing, 0.04 hours per day of Social Service hospice care.

Average Hospice Care Days

Compassus - Northern Michigan have 81 Medicare beneficiaries with 7 or fewer hospice care days, 221 Medicare beneficiaries with more than 60 hospice care days, 111 Medicare beneficiaries with more than 180 hospice care days.

Beneficiaries by Gender

Compassus - Northern Michigan rendered hospice services to 187 Male and 272 Female Medicare beneficiaries in a calendar year.

Beneficiaries by Race

Compassus - Northern Michigan provided hospice care to 456 White, 3 not disclosed Medicare beneficiaries in a calendar year.

Medicare/Medicaid Eligible Beneficiaries

At Compassus - Northern Michigan, 95 beneficiaries enrolled in Medicare Advantage and 167 beneficiaries were eligible for Medicaid for at least one month of hospice care in the calendar year.

Beneficiaries with Primary Disease Diagnosis

At Compassus - Northern Michigan, distinct Medicare beneficiaries who received hospice care for a primary diagnosis are 72 of Cancer, 84 of Dementia, 37 of Stroke, 178 of Heart Disease, 44 of Respiratory 44 of Other Diseases

Site-of-service Hospice Beneficiaries

At Compassus - Northern Michigan, distinct Medicare beneficiaries who received the majority of their hospice care days are 215 at home, 77 in an assisted living facility, 164 in a skilled nursing facility,

Services Provided:
Services available at Compassus - Northern Michigan 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 ServicesHospice Staff
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 99.598.3
Beliefs/Values Addressed (if desired by the patient) 99.393.6
Pain Screening 98.493.9
Pain Assessment 98.077.7
Dyspnea Screening 100.097.3
Dyspnea Treatment 97.294.6
Patients Treated with an Opioid who are Given a Bowel Regimen 100.093.3
Employee Count:
Compassus - Northern Michigan 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 Aide140
Counseling3 0
Medical Social Services40
Registered Nurses15.50
Practical/Vocational Nurses0.25 0
Other Personnel0 5
Physician Services0.5 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: Anthony Dean James
Position: Cfo
Contact Number: 615-425-5418
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: 1255393864
NPI Enumeration Date: 06 Apr, 2006
NPI Last Update On: 14 Nov, 2017
Medical Licenses:
Hospice can have one or more medical licenses for different specialities in the same state or different states. Related medical licenses for Compassus - Northern Michigan are as mentioned below.
SpecializationLicense NumberStateStatus
Hospice Care, Community Based 823522MichiganPrimary
Other Medical Identifiers:
Other legacy medical identifiers of the hospice such as Medicaid, Medicare PIN, NSC, UPIN etc. are mentioned as below.
08715OtherMichiganBcbs Of Michigan
01003109OtherMichiganHealth Plus Of Michigan
Business Mailing Address:
Business mailing address can be used for mailing purpose only, for visiting purpose patients need to refer above mentioned address.
Address: 10 Cadillac Dr Ste 400,
Brentwood, Tennessee
Zip: 37027-1001
Phone Number: 615-377-7022
Fax Number: 615-373-4457
Patients can reach Hospice Advantage, Llc. at 3217 West M-55, Suite B, West Branch, Michigan or can call to book an appointment on 989-343-2470.

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