Training & Resources for Hospices

Hospices receive their PEPPER via PEPPER Resources Portal at https://securefile.tmf.org. View a map of Hospice PEPPER retrievals by state.

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HOSPICE PEPPER TESTIMONIALS

  • Learn how PEPPER helps a Washington hospice (PDF) focus on patients
  • Learn how (PDF) a Kentucky Hospice uses PEPPER to monitor compliance risk areas.

Current PEPPER User's Guide:

Jurisdictions:

  • View a list of the 4 MAC jurisdictions and the number of hospices in each jurisdiction in total and by state for PEPPER version Q4FY19 (XLSX, updated 7/15/2020).

PEPPER Training Sessions

  • Access a complete series of PEPPER training sessions, available as ten “chapters” for ease of access. A review of a sample Hospice PEPPER is also available.
  • April 2020 Hospice PEPPER Review: This webinar reviews the new PEPPER for Hospices, version Q4FY19, originally scheduled for release in April, 2020. It includes the history/background of PEPPER, a high-level review of the target areas, a walk-through of a sample PEPPER (note: this session reviews the old format of the PEPPER, not the new PEPPER format), and guidance for accessing the PEPPER. Download the PowerPoint slides (PDF) or transcript (PDF) for this PEPPER review.
  • New PEPPER Format: This session reviews changes to the PEPPER for greater accessibility, cleaner presentation and improved readability. Download the PowerPoint slides (PDF) or the transcript (PDF) for this PEPPER recording.

Demonstration PEPPER:

  • Demonstration PEPPER version Q4FY19 (XLSX, updated 7/15/2020)

Other Resources: