Former Amedisys CEO Named Chairman Of Careforth Board; Aveanna Announces New Chief Legal Officer And Secretary

Careforth names new chairman of the board Amedisys Inc. (Nasdaq: AMED) veteran Paul Kusserow is serving as Careforth’s chairman of the board. Boston-based Careforth is a family caregiver support platform. The company recently announced that it was able to lower adverse health event occurrences and keep seniors out of costlier settings. Currently, Kusserow also serves […]

Future Leader: Vijay Kedar, Co-Founder, CEO, Tomorrow Health

The Future Leaders Awards program is brought to you in partnership with Homecare Homebase. The program is designed to recognize up-and-coming industry members who are shaping the next decade of home health, hospice care, senior housing, skilled nursing, and behavioral health. To see this year’s Future Leaders, visit Vijay Kedar, the co-founder and CEO […]

5 In-Home Care Startups To Watch In 2023

Whether its food, fashion or transportation, startups are known for playing the role of disruptor in whatever sector they’re operating in.  While disruption can lead to innovation and efficiency, it’s also important for startups operating in senior care and home-based care to have a sound business model, healthy funding, strong backers, a clear value-add, advantageous […]

Tomorrow Health Closing Down Medical Supply Business To Further Focus On Enabling Home-Based Care

The home-based care startup Tomorrow Health is reworking its business model. The company announced Thursday that it is closing down its medical supply business to further focus on enabling home-based care through technology and other solutions that benefit its provider and health plan partners. Still, it will work with other home medical equipment (HME) supplier […]

Tomorrow Health Looks To Solve Home-Based Care Woes Within Medicaid

Tomorrow Health – one of the more prominent home-based care startups – has launched a new product that aims to cut through the complexity of offering care in the home. With home- and community-based services (HCBS) booming across the country, the company wants to make the delivery of those services more seamless while reducing costs, […]

Choice Health at Home Names New CFO; Interim HealthCare Adds To Its Executive Team

Choice Health at Home appoints chief financial officer Choice Health at Home has named Jeffrey Kreger the company’s CFO.  The Tyler, Texas-based Choice is home health, hospice and rehabilitation services provider. The company operates in 60 total locations across Texas, Louisiana and Oklahoma. Prior to joining the company as CFO, Kreger was executive vice president […]

Built to Last: Why Some Senior Care Startups Stick — and Others Fail

As the U.S. population has grown older, more and more senior care startups have launched, with most targeting the aging-in-place space. In the past five years, in fact, venture capital firms have invested more than $2.5 billion into a seemingly never-ending list of elder care and home health startups, according to a recent Crunchbase report. […]

Andreessen Horowitz-Backed Tomorrow Health Raises $25M, Adds Former Humana CMO to Advisory Board

Tomorrow Health — a startup that can deliver roughly 40,000 different types of medical supplies into patients’ homes — has raised $25 million in a Series A funding round. The company began operations officially in April of 2020, which was earlier than expected due to the COVID-19 crisis. Venture capital giant Andreessen Horowitz led the […]