The Most Game-Changing Home-Based Care Blockbusters Of The Last Decade

Thanks to impactful, large-scale transactions over the last decade, the collective face of home-based care has changed forever. Traditional providers in both home health care and personal home care have merged. Payers became involved in the home-based care space like never before. Of late, retailers have too. But it’s often easy to forget how the […]

Enhabit Announces Intent to Launch Strategic Alternatives Process

Enhabit Inc. (NYSE: EHAB), one of the largest freestanding home health and hospice companies in the market, intends to launch a strategic review process that could ultimately end in another industry-shaping transaction. The Dallas-based Enhabit announced Wednesday in its second-quarter earnings results that it is getting ready to explore all options for the future of […]

8 Quotes That Tell The Story Of Home-Based Care In 2022 — And Beyond

The quotes that cracked this Home Health Care News list were not only memorable, frank and informative, but they also paint a complete picture of the home-based care landscape in 2022. The words from the industry leaders highlighted here weigh in on everything from tensions with Medicare Advantage (MA) plans to staffing shortages kneecapping industry […]

Enhabit Home Health & Hospice Finally on the Brink of Fruition

The vision of Enhabit Home Health & Hospice – the soon-to-be standalone company after a spinoff from Encompass Health Corporation (NYSE: EHC) – is becoming clearer by the day. Over the past two weeks, Encompass Health has given the public a look-in at its organized thoughts regarding Enhabit, which has been a long time coming […]

Industry Fragmentation Has Left Home Health Providers ‘Exploited’ by Medicare Advantage

The highly fragmented home health industry has turned providers into commodities, at least in the eyes of Medicare Advantage (MA) organizations. Because there are so many providers looking to make managed care inroads, the rates home health operators receive from MA sources are typically far below what they get from fee-for-service Medicare. That sense of […]