Case Study: Hospital Hospices LOS

Hospice Advisors Case Study Title:  Hospital Hospices LOS Company: Hospital and Hospice in Augusta, GA Date: May 28, 2015 Problem: Very long LOS for Hospice Referrals Made in the Hospital Presenting Issues/Challenges: The LOS on hospital hospice referrals was 13.3 days. The hospitals over all LOS is 4.9 days. Why the big difference?