Pharmacy in Hospice – 2024 Review


More than 1.7 million Medicare beneficiaries were enrolled in hospice care for one day or more in 2021. Total Medicare payments for hospice were approximately $23.1 billion in 2021. The average lifetime length of stay for Medicare beneficiaries was 92 days in 2021.

As the market grows, the relationship between hospice care and pharmacy continues to evolve with basically two types of providers: the independent local pharmacy direct, and pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) which allow hospice clients to utilize a preferred network of local pharmacies and provide reimbursement options.

AMI’s report, Pharmacy in Hospice Care – 2024 Review, identifies and provides profiles on the market leading PBMs serving the hospice market as well as the leading hospice pharmacies. The report also includes profiles on the top 15 hospice providers as well as background on the hospice market. Each company profile includes: address, phone, website, key decision-makers, company background, hospice services and recent activities.

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