M&A and Financing Newsflash: Regent Completes Loving Touch Deal, Sonas Acquires Advanced Nursing Solutions

Regent Acquires Loving Touch Home Care Regent Healthcare — one of the largest, non-franchised home care agencies in central Maryland — has completed its acquisition of Loving Touch Home Care. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Odenton, Maryland-based Regent Healthcare is a Joint Commission-accredited home care agency that provides in-home companionship, personal care […]

Home Health, Hospice Experiencing Unprecedented M&A Action

Thanks to heightened interest from private equity buyers and companies’ efforts to diversify business operations, 2018 has seen an acceleration in the number and size of home health, hospice and personal care transactions. The hot market should continue going forward, although the new home health payment model and sky-high valuations raise some questions about what […]

M&A and Financing Newsflash: Honor Partners with Help Unlimited, FMS Joins AccentCare

Help Unlimited and Honor Announce Partnership Help Unlimited is partnering with technology-driven home care company Honor to provide more reliable and transparent care for aging adults in a well-known California county. San Francisco-based Honor — backed by $150 million in venture capital since launching in  2015 — is a non-medical home care company that provides care […]

AccentCare Continues to Amp Up Texas Presence with New Acquisition

AccentCare has acquired Accolade Home Care and Hospice. The deal marks Dallas, Texas-based AccentCare’s sixth purchase in Texas since 2017 — and reportedly makes the company’s regional branch the largest home health, hospice and personal care provider in the state. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. AccentCare’s regional branch is branded as Texas Home Health. […]

M&A and Financing Newsflash: Homewatch CareGivers Expands, CorLife Adds Home Health Company

Homewatch CareGivers has made a string of new business announcements related to location ownership and franchise expansion. Greenwood  Village, Colorado-based Homewatch Caregivers provides home-based care services for seniors, individuals with developmental and physical disabilities, and those who recently underwent surgeries. Homewatch Caregivers has more than 200 franchised units across 34 U.S. states, as well as […]

Coming Spring 2019: HHCN Capital + Strategy Event

Join Home Health Care News (HHCN) next spring for the inaugural Capital + Strategy Forum on April 10, 2019, in Washington, D.C. This one-day event attracts C-suite and senior executives from home care, hospice, private duty, investment banking, insurance and health systems looking to acquire actionable intelligence on industry trends. Speakers at the event from […]

M&A and Financing Newsflash: Bristol Hospice Expands, Capital One Keeps Top Spot

Bristol Hospital Buys Suncrest’s Colorado Operations  Bristol Hospice has acquired the Colorado operations of Suncrest Hospice LLC, one of the largest for-profit hospice providers in Colorado. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Salt Lake City-based Bristol Hospice, a portfolio company of private equity firm Webster Capital, operates and manages hospice programs in eight […]

M&A and Financing Newsflash: Addus Nets $59M After Public Offering, Care Advantage Acquires Two Home Care Providers

Addus Closes Public Offering of Common Stock Frisco, Texas-based Addus HomeCare Corporation (Nasdaq: ADUS) has closed an underwritten public offering of 2,100,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $59.00 per share. Addus is a provider of home care, home health and hospices services operating in 157 locations across 25 states. […]

M&A and Financing Newsflash: Simplura’s Latest Acquisition, Addus Announces Public Offering

Simplura Health Group Acquires Helping Hand Home Health & Hospice Agency One Equity Partners’ (OEP) portfolio company Simplura Health Group has finalized the acquisition of Helping Hand Home Health & Hospice Agency. Simplura is the parent company of a growing network of home health agencies. Its founding organization, All Metro Health, began providing services in […]