The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently posted quality scores for 3,800 hospice providers on Hospice Compare, including nearly 950 hospices in California, to help patients select hospice facilities. Seven measures were scored from self-reported data from October 1, 2015 to September 30, 2016; the website shows the individual score and the national average for each of the seven measures. To find out more, go to