Kauai Hospice

4457 Pahe'e Street, Lihue
Hawaii, 96766

 808-245-7277   Maps & Directions
Kauai Hospice is a hospice care center situated at Lihue, Hawaii. This palliative care is medicare certified, hence if you are covered by medicare, medicare will pay the hospice for your care. Kauai Hospice accommodated approx. 205 Medicare beneficiaries whose average age was 84 years in CY2016. Unique hospice identification number provided by medicare to this hospice care is 121507. Kauai Hospice comes under the CMS regional office located at San Francisco. This CMS regional office covers all hospices located in Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Pacific Territories. Services provided at Kauai 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.
Kauai 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:
Kauai 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) 121507
Hospice’s Ownership Type:Non-Profit
Short-term inpatient care provided:Acute & Respite care
Accreditation UnAccredited
Hospice Address:4457 Pahe'e Street, Lihue,
Hawaii, 96766
CMS Regional Office San Francisco
Medicare Certification:
Medicare certification details of Kauai Hospice with certification date, type, current status, certification provider, MAC, CBSA Code are stated below.
Medicare Certified:Yes
Medicare Certification Date:12 Feb, 1997
Current Status: Active Provider
Latest visit of the Health or LSC survey: 09 Jun, 2016
Status at the time of certification survey: In Compliance
Waiver of any life safety code: No
Latest Certification Type: Recertification
Certificate Provider: San Francisco CMS Regional Office
Provider's Billing ID: 08031001
MAC Blue Cross (california)
CBSA Code 99912 (Rural)
National Hospice Spending and Utilization (2016):
National Hospice Spending and Utilization based on CY2016 for Kauai 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 205
RHC Days (in %) 99
Average Age of Beneficiary 84 year
Total Medicare Payment Amount $ 1,942,975
Total Medicare Standard Payment Amount $ 1,836,850
Total Charge Amount $ 3,307,529

Average Service Hours per Day

Kauai Hospice provided an average of 0.11 hours per day of home health, 0.27 hours per day of Skilled Nursing, 0.05 hours per day of Social Service hospice care.

Average Hospice Care Days

Kauai Hospice have 47 Medicare beneficiaries with 7 or fewer hospice care days, 50 Medicare beneficiaries with more than 60 hospice care days, 19 Medicare beneficiaries with more than 180 hospice care days.

Beneficiaries by Gender

Kauai Hospice rendered hospice services to 86 Male and 119 Female Medicare beneficiaries in a calendar year.

Beneficiaries by Race

Kauai Hospice provided hospice care to 104 White, 78 Asian, 11 Hispanic, 12 Other Medicare beneficiaries in a calendar year.

Medicare/Medicaid Eligible Beneficiaries

At Kauai Hospice, 88 beneficiaries enrolled in Medicare Advantage and 37 beneficiaries were eligible for Medicaid for at least one month of hospice care in the calendar year.

Beneficiaries with Primary Disease Diagnosis

At Kauai Hospice, distinct Medicare beneficiaries who received hospice care for a primary diagnosis are 67 of Cancer, 37 of Dementia, 36 of Heart Disease, 11 of Respiratory 41 of Other Diseases

Site-of-service Hospice Beneficiaries

At Kauai Hospice, distinct Medicare beneficiaries who received the majority of their hospice care days are 148 at home, 12 in an assisted living facility, 42 in a long term care or non-skilled nursing facility,

Services Provided:
Services available at Kauai 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
OtherProvided 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 96.898.3
Beliefs/Values Addressed (if desired by the patient) 73.793.6
Pain Screening 94.193.9
Pain Assessment 98.977.7
Dyspnea Screening 99.597.3
Dyspnea Treatment 100.094.6
Patients Treated with an Opioid who are Given a Bowel Regimen 100.093.3
Employee Count:
Kauai 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 Aide2.750
Counseling2.12 0
Medical Social Services20
Registered Nurses10.630
Other Personnel8 0
Physician Services1.25 0.25
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: Mrs. Judith C Smith
Position: Executive Director
Contact Number: 808-245-7277
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: 1407887813
NPI Enumeration Date: 05 Jul, 2006
NPI Last Update On: 09 Jul, 2007
Medical Licenses:
Hospice can have one or more medical licenses for different specialities in the same state or different states. Related medical licenses for Kauai Hospice are as mentioned below.
SpecializationLicense NumberStateStatus
Hospice Care, Community Based W4041779201HawaiiPrimary
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: 4457 Pahee St,
Lihue, Hawaii
Zip: 96766-2032
Phone Number: 808-245-7277
Fax Number: 808-245-5006
Patients can reach Kauai Hospice, Inc at 4457 Pahe'e Street, Lihue, Hawaii or can call to book an appointment on 808-245-7277.

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