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Thursday, December 14, 2017

Hospice M&A Driven By Interest From Home Health


Home Health Players Line Up for Hospice Deals in 2018
 

(from Home Health Care News)

The strong role hospice plays in the post-acute care continuum is being realized more and more by consumers, driving a surge in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity and overall interest in the space by home health providers.

In fact, during Amedisys, Inc.’s (Nasdaq: AMED) third-quarter earnings call, CEO Paul Kusserow declared the company’s focus on larger hospice assets, based on significant growth in recent years.