How Seniors Can Get a Lyft Without a Smartphone

As health care providers continue to link up with ride sharing services, one technology company is jumping on the bandwagon to serve its customers in a new partnership with Lyft. The partnership is the latest example of an increasing trend helping seniors use ride sharing without needing a smartphone. GreatCall, a technology company that provides products […]

Business Briefs: Amedisys to Acquire Professional Profiles

Definitive Agreement Made for Amedisys to Acquire Professional Profiles, Inc. Amedisys announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Professional Profiles Inc., a personal care company, headquartered in Danvers, Massachusetts. The $4.4 million transaction is expected to close on September 1, 2016. Professional Profiles, Inc., has 384 employees and provides non-medical services that range […]

Business Briefs: Bankrupt American Hospice for Sale

Delaware Judge Signs Off on Bankruptcy Claim for 6-Site Hospice Firm A Delaware bankruptcy judge approved an order for the sale of part of or all of American Hospice Management LLC, a Florida-based hospice agency that operates in seven states. The provider has reportedly been seeking a buyer since March 2013 after the company agreed […]