Business Briefs: Amedisys Closes Infinity HomeCare Acquisition, Alacare’s New CFO

Amedisys Closes Infinity HomeCare Acquisition Baton Rouge, Louisiana-based Amedisys, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMED), one of the largest home health and hospice providers in the country, announced it closed the previously announced acquisition of Infinity HomeCare for $63 million in cash on Dec. 31. “By coming together, Amedisys and Infinity HomeCare will form Florida’s premier home health company […]

Home Health Business Briefs: Encompass, Ensign Group

As one of the fastest-growing sectors in the United States, home health care is teeming with activity — from acquisitions and partnerships to new leadership appointments and promotions. Here’s the latest news buzzing around the industry: Hometown Home Health & Hospice Expanding Fleet in Central Michigan Hometown Home Health & Hospice is expanding and upgrading […]

Senior Living Giant’s Home Health Agencies Rank in Nation’s Top 25%

The nation’s largest senior living provider, Brookdale Senior Living, is proving to be a force to be reckoned with in the home health care industry. Nine of the provider’s home health agencies have been ranked among the top 25% of agencies in the United States, according to the ninth annual HomeCare Elite list, compiled by National […]

HomeCare Elite Ranks Best of Home Care in 2013

DecisionHealth and National Research Corporation (NASDAQ: NRCIA and NRCIB) have teamed up to deliver the 2013 edition of HomeCare Elite, highlighting the top-performing home health agencies across the U.S. Now in its eighth year, HomeCare Elite identifies the top 25% of Medicare-certified home health agencies and highlights the top 100 and 500 agencies overall. HomeCare […]