Gulfside Hospice

2061 Collier Pkwy, Land O Lakes
Florida, 34639

 727-845-5707   Maps & Directions
Gulfside Hospice, also known as Gulfside Hospice & Pasco Palliative Care, Inc. is a hospice care center situated at Land O Lakes, Florida. This palliative care is medicare certified, hence if you are covered by medicare, medicare will pay the hospice for your care. Gulfside Hospice accommodated approx. 2264 Medicare beneficiaries whose average age was 81 years in CY2016. Unique hospice identification number provided by medicare to this hospice care is 101532. Gulfside Hospice comes under the CMS regional office located at Atlanta. This CMS regional office covers all hospices located in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee. Services provided at Gulfside Hospice 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.
Gulfside 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:
Gulfside Hospice, Inc. 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) 101532
Hospice’s Ownership Type:Non-Profit
Short-term inpatient care provided:Acute & Respite care
Accreditation UnAccredited
Hospice Address:2061 Collier Pkwy, Land O Lakes,
Florida, 34639
CMS Regional Office Atlanta
Medicare Certification:
Medicare certification details of Gulfside Hospice with certification date, type, current status, certification provider, MAC, CBSA Code are stated below.
Medicare Certified:Yes
Medicare Certification Date:30 Oct, 1989
Current Status: Active Provider
Latest visit of the Health or LSC survey: 31 May, 2018
Status at the time of certification survey: In Compliance
Waiver of any life safety code: No
Latest Certification Type: Recertification
Certificate Provider: Atlanta CMS Regional Office
Provider's Billing ID: 087570800
MAC Blue Cross (south Carolina)
CBSA Code 45300 (Urban)
National Hospice Spending and Utilization (2016):
National Hospice Spending and Utilization based on CY2016 for Gulfside 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 2264
RHC Days (in %) 94
Physician Services 6241
Average Age of Beneficiary 81 year
Total Medicare Payment Amount $ 21,694,805
Total Medicare Standard Payment Amount $ 23,138,490
Total Charge Amount $ 36,984,356

Average Service Hours per Day

Gulfside Hospice provided an average of 0.73 hours per day of home health, 0.26 hours per day of Skilled Nursing, 0.05 hours per day of Social Service hospice care.

Average Hospice Care Days

Gulfside Hospice have 814 Medicare beneficiaries with 7 or fewer hospice care days, 542 Medicare beneficiaries with more than 60 hospice care days, 200 Medicare beneficiaries with more than 180 hospice care days.

Beneficiaries by Gender

Gulfside Hospice rendered hospice services to 1057 Male and 1207 Female Medicare beneficiaries in a calendar year.

Beneficiaries by Race

Gulfside Hospice provided hospice care to 2065 White, 49 Black, 16 Asian, 119 Hispanic, 15 Other Medicare beneficiaries in a calendar year.

Medicare/Medicaid Eligible Beneficiaries

At Gulfside Hospice, 1145 beneficiaries enrolled in Medicare Advantage and 493 beneficiaries were eligible for Medicaid for at least one month of hospice care in the calendar year.

Beneficiaries with Primary Disease Diagnosis

At Gulfside Hospice, distinct Medicare beneficiaries who received hospice care for a primary diagnosis are 592 of Cancer, 306 of Dementia, 260 of Stroke, 374 of Heart Disease, 325 of Respiratory 407 of Other Diseases

Site-of-service Hospice Beneficiaries

At Gulfside Hospice, distinct Medicare beneficiaries who received the majority of their hospice care days are 943 at home, 206 in an assisted living facility, 262 in a long term care or non-skilled nursing facility, 27 in a skilled nursing facility, 83 in an inpatient hospital, 720 in an inpatient hospice facility, in a long term care hospital, psychiatric facility, home care in a hospice facility or unknown facility.

Services Provided:
Services available at Gulfside 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 ServicesProvided under Arrangement
Nursing ServicesHospice Staff
Occupational TherapyProvided under Arrangement
Physician ServicesHospice Staff
Physical TherapyProvided under Arrangement
Short Term Inpatient CareCombination
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) 98.093.6
Pain Screening 97.293.9
Pain Assessment 87.977.7
Dyspnea Screening 99.697.3
Dyspnea Treatment 95.694.6
Patients Treated with an Opioid who are Given a Bowel Regimen 99.193.3
Employee Count:
Gulfside 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 Aide560
Counseling9 0
Medical Social Services165
Registered Nurses780
Practical/Vocational Nurses27 0
Other Personnel6 0
Physician Services3 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: Ms. Linda Louise Ward
Position: President And Ceo
Contact Number: 727-845-5707
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: 1144328881
NPI Enumeration Date: 20 Sep, 2006
NPI Last Update On: 02 Apr, 2019
Medical Licenses:
Hospice can have one or more medical licenses for different specialities in the same state or different states. Related medical licenses for Gulfside Hospice are as mentioned below.
SpecializationLicense NumberStateStatus
Hospice Care, Community Based 5005096FloridaPrimary
Other Medical Identifiers:
Other legacy medical identifiers of the hospice such as Medicaid, Medicare PIN, NSC, UPIN etc. are mentioned as below.
Business Mailing Address:
Business mailing address can be used for mailing purpose only, for visiting purpose patients need to refer above mentioned address.
Address: 2061 Collier Pkwy,
Land O Lakes, Florida
Zip: 34639-5202
Phone Number: 727-845-5707
Fax Number: 813-428-5926
Patients can reach Gulfside Hospice, Inc. at 2061 Collier Pkwy, Land O Lakes, Florida or can call to book an appointment on 727-845-5707.

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