Ensign Expands Hospice, Home Care Footprint Through New Acquisitions

The Ensign Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:ENSG) is making moves in the hospice and home care space through two recent acquisitions in Texas and Arizona, the company announced Monday.  The Ensign Group is the parent company of the Ensign group of skilled nursing, rehabilitative care services, home health, home care, hospice care, assisted living and urgent care […]

The Ensign Group Acquires Los Angeles Home Health Care Agency

The latest in a series of ongoing acquisitions in the home health and hospice sectors this year, California-based company The Ensign Group (Nasdaq:ENSG) has added yet another home health care agency to its growing portfolio of post-acute care operations. The Mission Viejo, Calif.-based company announced Monday that is has acquired Angeles Home Health Care located […]

The Ensign Group Adds Denver Hospice to Growing Portfolio

The Ensign Group (NASDAQ: ENSG), a western U.S. provider of a variety of senior care services, is expanding its home health care presence with the acquisition of a Colorado hospice company. The Mission Viejo, California-based company announced Tuesday that is has acquired Namaste Hospice located in Denver. While the transaction terms were not disclosed, the […]

Ensign Acquires 2 California Senior Care Communities

The Ensign Group, Inc. recently announced the acquisition of two senior care facilities in California, effective May 3. California Mission Inn is a 143-unit assisted living community in Rosemead, Calif. Mission Care Center is a 59-bed skilled nursing facility that has been operated by an Ensign subsidiary as a leased facility since 2005. “We are […]

The Ensign Group Completes $48 Million Settlement with Justice Department

The Ensign Group (Nasdaq: ENSG), a national provider of services including home health and hospice care, announced it has completed a $48 million settlement with the Department of Justice (DOJ) over claims that the company accepted overpayment by federal health care programs. The company also operates skilled nursing and assisted living communities.  The claims date […]

Ensign Expands Hospice Services West Through Two Acquisitions

The Ensign Group (NASDAQ: ENSG) has expanded its services in Arizona and California through the acquisitions of two hospice companies this month.  Through the purchases of Mesa, Arizona-based Emblem Hospice and Pasadena, Calif.-based Vesper Hospice, the company is continuing to broaden its reach in hospice services across several states.  “We are pleased with the measured […]

Ensign Group Acquires Washington Home Health Company

The Ensign Group (NASDAQ: ENSG) announced in early January it has acquired home health care company Puget Sound Home Health Care, based in Tacoma, Washington. The acquisition will allow the Ensign Group to broaden its service offerings in the Puget Sound area, the company said.  “This acquisition broadens Ensign’s existing operational base in the important south […]