CAHPS Hospice Survey

The CAHPS Hospice Survey was designed to measure and assess the experiences of patients who died while receiving hospice care and their primary informal caregivers. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) began national implementation of this survey in January 2015 with a dry run; full participation was initiated in April 2015.

Read about the CAHPS Hospice Survey (PDF, 137 KB)

To access the survey and all supporting documentation for survey administration, please visit http://www.hospicecahpssurvey.org/. No documentation for this survey is available on AHRQ's website.

For technical assistance with this survey, please contact hospicecahpssurvey@HCQIS.org or 1-844-472-4621.

Page last reviewed February 2018
Page originally created May 2015
Internet Citation: CAHPS Hospice Survey. Content last reviewed February 2018. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/cahps/surveys-guidance/hospice/index.html