Q4-2017 Home Health & Hospice Industry Update– Within the home health & hospice sector, Q4 2017 was headlined by landmark acquisitions amongst the industry’s largest providers, with Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: KND) agreeing to be acquired by national insurer Humana, Inc. (NYSE: HUM) and the announcement of a merger between LHC Group (NASDAQ: LHCG) and Almost Family, Inc. (NASDAQ: AFAM).
Q3-2017 Home Health & Hospice Industry Update– Amongst the sub-divisions of home healthcare, there was particularly strong transaction activity within non-skilled personal care during the third quarter. Both Medicaid-reimbursed personal care and private pay have attracted considerable attention recently, with the franchisor model seemingly being preferable for the latter.
Featured Publication– Health Law Reporter discusses the February list of transactions involving healthcare providers. Nearly one in four of the transactions in this list involves post-acute care. This article features the insight of Director Greg Wappett from Provident, Paul Gomez and Gary Herschman from Epstein Becker & Green PC, and Victoria Poindexter from Hamond Hanlon Camp LLC.