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Federal Contractor Buys Texas Home Health Care Agency

Anchorage, Alaska-based federal contractor Chenega Corporation has purchased AQTS Home Health in San Antonio to expand into the commercial home health care market, the San Antonio Business Journal reports. The purchase price was not disclosed. AQTS Home Health, part of the Access Quality family of companies, has 75 full-time employees in San Antonio that provide nursing, occupational […]

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Encompass Home Health Seeks Buyer, $700 Million Price Tag

On the heels of several national home care acquisitions in recent months, Encompass Home Health’s parent company is seeking a buyer for its home health arm, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal. Cressy & Co., the company’s parent, is seeking a purchase price of $700 million, the Wall Street Journal reports, citing three […]

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Five Points Healthcare Acquires Willowbrook To Enter Tenn. Market

Atlanta-based Five Points Healthcare has expanded its services into Tennessee after acquiring Willowbrook Health Systems a Medicare-certified home health and hospice provider operating throughout middle Tennessee. Fulcrum Equity Partners, a growth equity fund also based in Atlanta, provided equity financing for the acquisition, which marks the fourth acquisition completed by Five Points and Fulcrum.  The latest deal […]

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Kindred, Gentiva Agree to $1.8 Billion Merger

After a summer-long bid war and months of subsequent hush-hush, it finally happened: Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: KND) and Gentiva Health Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: GTIV) have agreed to merge in a deal valued at $1.8 billion that will create a national powerhouse in the home health and post-acute care sector. WIth the agreement reached Thursday, […]

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Caring Brands Expands Footprint With Acquisition of Australia Home Care Company

Caring Brands International, the holding company of Interim HealthCare Inc., a national network of home care, hospice and health staffing franchises, has expanded its global operations by acquiring Australia-based Just Better Care for an undisclosed amount.  Located in Manly, New South Wales, Australia, Just Better Care is a franchisor of in-home non-medical and medical care […]

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