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Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Private Equity Still Frothy On Home Health Acquisitions


Despite Headwinds, Home Health Valuations Remain High
 

(from Home Health Care News)

The home health sector has faced a few hurdles since the beginning of 2017.

Publicly announced home health M&A activity proved lackluster in the first and second quarter of the year, as the industry continues to reel from regulation overload from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

But despite these challenges, investors are still drawn to the industry, even as valuations for in-home care services providers have reached “all-time highs.”