Rural Hospice Surveys Regarding Family Members & Health Workforce

Lead researcher:
Project funded:
September 2013
Project completed:
April 2019

This project's two parts surveyed both hospice users' family members and hospice CEOs regarding their health workforce staffing and shortages. The family member survey involved a sample of hospices from a geographically disperse group of states and the CEO survey involving a national random sample of hospice CEOs.


  • Hospice Workforce: An Annotated Review of the Literature
    North Dakota and NORC Rural Health Reform Policy Research Center
    Date: 11/2013
    This report contains an annotated review of hospice workforce literature published between 2000 and 2013. The review was completed to help identify hospice provider types for a hospice workforce study to be completed by the Rural Health Reform Policy Research Center.