Mercy Hospice

151 Industrial Drive, Festus
Missouri, 63028

 636-933-1200   Maps & Directions
Mercy Hospice, also known as Private Duty Services is a hospice care center situated at Festus, Missouri. This palliative care is medicare certified, hence if you are covered by medicare, medicare will pay the hospice for your care. Mercy Hospice accommodated approx. 280 Medicare beneficiaries whose average age was 80 years in CY2016. Unique hospice identification number provided by medicare to this hospice care is 261520. Mercy Hospice comes under the CMS regional office located at Kansas City. This CMS regional office covers all hospices located in Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska. Services provided at Mercy Hospice mainly includes home health aide, counseling, homemaker, medical social services, medical supply services, nursing services, occupational therapy, other, physician services, physical therapy, short term inpatient care, speech pathology services.
Mercy 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:
Private Duty Services 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) 261520
Related CCN ID:260023
Hospice’s Ownership Type:Non-Profit
Short-term inpatient care provided:Acute & Respite care
Accreditation UnAccredited
Hospice Address:151 Industrial Drive, Festus,
Missouri, 63028
CMS Regional Office Kansas City
Medicare Certification:
Medicare certification details of Mercy Hospice with certification date, type, current status, certification provider, MAC, CBSA Code are stated below.
Medicare Certified:Yes
Medicare Certification Date:09 Mar, 1990
Current Status: Active Provider
Latest visit of the Health or LSC survey: 17 May, 2017
Status at the time of certification survey: In Compliance
Waiver of any life safety code: No
Latest Certification Type: Recertification
Certificate Provider: Kansas City CMS Regional Office
MAC Cahaba
CBSA Code 41180 (Urban)
National Hospice Spending and Utilization (2016):
National Hospice Spending and Utilization based on CY2016 for Mercy 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 280
RHC Days (in %) 97
Average Age of Beneficiary 80 year
Total Medicare Payment Amount $ 2,579,092
Total Medicare Standard Payment Amount $ 2,735,321
Total Charge Amount $ 4,354,878

Average Service Hours per Day

Mercy Hospice provided an average of 0.24 hours per day of home health, 0.33 hours per day of Skilled Nursing, 0.04 hours per day of Social Service hospice care.

Average Hospice Care Days

Mercy Hospice have 70 Medicare beneficiaries with 7 or fewer hospice care days, 81 Medicare beneficiaries with more than 60 hospice care days, 27 Medicare beneficiaries with more than 180 hospice care days.

Beneficiaries by Gender

Mercy Hospice rendered hospice services to 133 Male and 147 Female Medicare beneficiaries in a calendar year.

Beneficiaries by Race

Mercy Hospice provided hospice care to 271 White, 9 not disclosed Medicare beneficiaries in a calendar year.

Medicare/Medicaid Eligible Beneficiaries

At Mercy Hospice, 96 beneficiaries enrolled in Medicare Advantage and 64 beneficiaries were eligible for Medicaid for at least one month of hospice care in the calendar year.

Beneficiaries with Primary Disease Diagnosis

At Mercy Hospice, distinct Medicare beneficiaries who received hospice care for a primary diagnosis are 103 of Cancer, 37 of Dementia, 17 of Stroke, 40 of Heart Disease, 35 of Respiratory 48 of Other Diseases

Site-of-service Hospice Beneficiaries

At Mercy Hospice, distinct Medicare beneficiaries who received the majority of their hospice care days are 173 at home, 57 in a long term care or non-skilled nursing facility, 29 in a skilled nursing facility, 21 in an inpatient hospital,

Services Provided:
Services available at Mercy 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
HomemakerHospice Staff
Medical Social ServicesHospice Staff
Medical Supply ServicesProvided under Arrangement
Nursing ServicesHospice Staff
Occupational TherapyHospice Staff
OtherProvided under Arrangement
Physician ServicesProvided under Arrangement
Physical TherapyHospice Staff
Short Term Inpatient CareProvided under Arrangement
Speech Pathology ServicesHospice Staff

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 98.793.9
Pain Assessment 96.077.7
Dyspnea Screening 95.297.3
Dyspnea Treatment 100.094.6
Patients Treated with an Opioid who are Given a Bowel Regimen 100.093.3
Employee Count:
Mercy 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 Aide3.60
Counseling2 0
Medical Social Services10
Registered Nurses110
Other Personnel0.6 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: Mr. Dennis Halley
Position: Director
Contact Number: 636-933-1162
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: 1023151651
NPI Enumeration Date: 14 Feb, 2007
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 Mercy Hospice are as mentioned below.
SpecializationLicense NumberStateStatus
Home Health MissouriPrimary
Business Mailing Address:
Business mailing address can be used for mailing purpose only, for visiting purpose patients need to refer above mentioned address.
Address: Po Box 279,
Festus, Missouri
Zip: 63028-0279
Phone Number: 636-933-1548
Fax Number: 636-933-1579
Patients can reach Private Duty Services at 151 Industrial Drive, Festus, Missouri or can call to book an appointment on 636-933-1200.

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