Dignity Hospice

13601 Preston Road, Suite E200, Dallas
Texas, 75240

 972-997-5941   Maps & Directions
Dignity Hospice, also known as Dignity Hospice is a hospice care center situated at Dallas, Texas. This palliative care is medicare certified, hence if you are covered by medicare, medicare will pay the hospice for your care. Dignity Hospice accommodated approx. 147 Medicare beneficiaries whose average age was 83 years in CY2016. Unique hospice identification number provided by medicare to this hospice care is 741529. Dignity Hospice comes under the CMS regional office located at Dallas. This CMS regional office covers all hospices located in Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas. Services provided at Dignity 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.
Dignity 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:
Dignity Hospice 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) 741529
Hospice’s Ownership Type:For-Profit
Short-term inpatient care provided:Respite care
Accreditation UnAccredited
Hospice Address:13601 Preston Road, Suite E200, Dallas,
Texas, 75240
CMS Regional Office Dallas
Medicare Certification:
Medicare certification details of Dignity Hospice with certification date, type, current status, certification provider, MAC, CBSA Code are stated below.
Medicare Certified:Yes
Medicare Certification Date:06 May, 2014
Current Status: Active Provider
Latest visit of the Health or LSC survey: 09 Feb, 2018
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 Blue Cross (south Carolina)
CBSA Code 19124 (Urban)
National Hospice Spending and Utilization (2016):
National Hospice Spending and Utilization based on CY2016 for Dignity 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 147
RHC Days (in %) 99
Average Age of Beneficiary 83 year
Total Medicare Payment Amount $ 1,951,214
Total Medicare Standard Payment Amount $ 1,987,631
Total Charge Amount $ 2,894,963

Average Service Hours per Day

Dignity Hospice provided an average of 0.37 hours per day of home health, 0.28 hours per day of Skilled Nursing, 0.04 hours per day of Social Service hospice care.

Average Hospice Care Days

Dignity Hospice have 23 Medicare beneficiaries with 7 or fewer hospice care days, 67 Medicare beneficiaries with more than 60 hospice care days, 25 Medicare beneficiaries with more than 180 hospice care days.

Beneficiaries by Gender

Dignity Hospice rendered hospice services to 52 Male and 95 Female Medicare beneficiaries in a calendar year.

Beneficiaries by Race

Dignity Hospice provided hospice care to 125 White, 12 Black, 10 not disclosed Medicare beneficiaries in a calendar year.

Medicare/Medicaid Eligible Beneficiaries

At Dignity Hospice, 42 beneficiaries enrolled in Medicare Advantage and 20 beneficiaries were eligible for Medicaid for at least one month of hospice care in the calendar year.

Beneficiaries with Primary Disease Diagnosis

At Dignity Hospice, distinct Medicare beneficiaries who received hospice care for a primary diagnosis are 25 of Cancer, 32 of Dementia, 19 of Stroke, 34 of Heart Disease, 24 of Respiratory 13 of Other Diseases

Site-of-service Hospice Beneficiaries

At Dignity Hospice, distinct Medicare beneficiaries who received the majority of their hospice care days are 68 at home, 50 in an assisted living facility, 27 in a long term care or non-skilled nursing facility,

Services Provided:
Services available at Dignity 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
CounselingProvided under Arrangement
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 CareHospice Staff
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 97.098.3
Beliefs/Values Addressed (if desired by the patient) 38.793.6
Pain Screening 72.093.9
Pain Assessment 97.577.7
Dyspnea Screening 98.297.3
Dyspnea Treatment 93.094.6
Patients Treated with an Opioid who are Given a Bowel Regimen 95.893.3
Employee Count:
Dignity 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 Aide70
Medical Social Services20
Registered Nurses100
Practical/Vocational Nurses4 0
Other Personnel3 4
Physician Services1 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: Kellie Gibson
Position: Coo/administrator
Contact Number: 972-997-5941
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: 1326362526
NPI Enumeration Date: 17 Mar, 2010
NPI Last Update On: 05 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 Dignity Hospice are as mentioned below.
SpecializationLicense NumberStateStatus
Hospice Care, Community Based 013559TexasPrimary
Business Mailing Address:
Business mailing address can be used for mailing purpose only, for visiting purpose patients need to refer above mentioned address.
Address: 13601 Preston Road, Suite E200
Dallas, Texas
Zip: 75240
Phone Number: 972-997-5941
Fax Number: 972-499-1864
Patients can reach Dignity Hospice at 13601 Preston Road, Suite E200, Dallas, Texas or can call to book an appointment on 972-997-5941.

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