Tag Archives: hospice

Amedisys Strengthens Hospice Market Leadership

Amedisys, a market-leading provider of home health, hospice and personal care plans to continue its acquisition growth strategy by acquiring AseraCare Hospice for $235 million. This is another step in the company’s goal of shifting individuals from one in-house setting to the next over time. Amedisys will operate, once the AseraCare acquisition is complete, 190 […]

Amedisys Planning Rapid Growth in Home Care

Amedisys plans to increase its merger and acquisition activities to purchase as many as 2,000 small home health agencies

Hospice Care and Pharmacy Growth Attracting Large Industry Stakeholders

Hospice and palliative care both offer compassionate care to patients with life limiting illnesses. But palliative care – which is always a component of hospice care – can be used as a separate area of medical practice while the patient is receiving treatment. Hospice care includes palliative care and addresses the patient’s physical, emotional, and […]

The Ensign Group Acquisition Strategy Paying Dividends

The Ensign Group (Ensign), a leader in the long-term care market, reported an adjusted net income of $102.1 million for 2018, a 38.3% increase over the previous year. Ensign reported almost $191 million in revenue from its transitional and skilled services segments, a 36% increase over the previous year. Ensign is a holding company with […]