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mumms has compiled a resource list for hospice and palliative care facilities regarding the COVD-19 crisis. 



Resources for Hospice Care 

CMS Waives Hospice Requirements and Expands Telehealth in Response to Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic

CMS Guidance for Hospice -

NHPCO Hospice and Palliative Care Resource Website -

Summary: The World Health Organization (WHO) will not include a COVID-19 specific Diagnosis Code until their next update for 10/1/2020. Until then the CDC has recommended the following diagnosis codes. CDC Interim Guidance on Diagnosis Codes For Covid-19 Symptoms -

Intelycare free COVID-19 Training course - free COVID-19 Training course -

NHPCO Executive Dialogue Webinar -
A Summary of the DIalogue Is Available here

NHPCO Full Resources -

HHS COVID-19 Planning Check-list -

1135 Waiver Resource -

Resources For Telehealth

With the Covid-19 outbreak, clinicians are increasingly turning to telehealth. A summary of the Telehealth Fee_For-Service (FFS) services is included in the link below. Your intermediary may be able to answer any other questions. 

How hospices are using telehealth -

Resources For the Workplace

OSHA Guidance on Workplace Safety -

Resources for Patients and Families

CDC Resources for Patients and Families -

Resources for Clinician Wellness

  1. Free Yale Course for everyone: The Science of Well-Being -
  2. Free use of Headspace for healthcare professionals -
  3. Circle K offering free coffee, tea, and polar pops for healthcare workers and first responders with work ID
  4. McDonald's offering a free drink to first responders and healthcare workers with work ID
  5. Burger King offering a free drink to emergency services, health and social care workers with work ID
  6. Starbucks is offering a free beverage to healthcare workers 
  7. Talkspace is donating 1,000 months of free online therapy to medical workers fighting COVID-19 -


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