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Family Evaluation of Hospice Care (FEHC)

Statement on the Use of the Family Evaluation of Care (FEHC) Quarterly Results

Basics
The Family Evaluation of Hospice Care (FEHC) is a post-death survey designed to yield actionable information that reflects the quality of hospice care delivery from the perspective of family caregivers.  Hospices that submit FEHC data to NHPCO receive quarterly reports that include individual hospice results plus state and national results for comparison.

FAQ's

Important Dates

Quarter

Data Submission
Period

Blackout Dates
(Data cannot be submitted)

Report Available

Quarter 1

February 1– April 15

April 16 – 30

May 1

Quarter 2

May 1– July 15

July 16 – 31

August 1

Quarter 3

August 1 – October 15

October 16 – 31

November 1

Quarter 4

November 1 – January 15

January 16 – 31

February 1

    NOTE: Dates above do not change from year to year.

Step 1 - Data Collection

Step 2 - Data Submission
To begin submitting FEHC data, login to the NHPCO DART System using your hospice's NHPCO DART ID (formally known as Provider ID) and DART Password (formally known as Provider Password). If you do not know the DART ID and password for your hospice, please contact NHPCO Member Services at 1-800-646-6460.

Enter Data Here

Step 3 - Reports
To access your FEHC Quarterly Reports, login to the NHPCO DART System using your hospice's NHPCO DART ID (formally known as Provider ID) and DART Password (formally known as Provider Password). If you do not know the DART ID and password for your hospice, please contact NHPCO Member Services at 1-800-646-6460.

View Reports Here

Questions regarding the FEHC survey, data collection, or data submission can be sent to: FEHC@nhpco.org.

NOTE: The National Summary reports and supplemental reports are accessible to NHPCO provider-members only.