It’s Been a Busy Summer for Addus HomeCare

It’s Been a Busy Summer for Addus HomeCare

Addus HomeCare Corporation (NASDAQ: ADUS) spent the summer on the acquisition trail, announcing two deals for three targets and the completion of a previously announced transaction. On August 1st, the company acquired Alliance Home Health Care, LLC and its affiliate, House Calls of New Mexico, LLC, both located in New Mexico with servicees across the state. The companies’ combined annual revenues are approximately $19 million, with 60% derived from hospice care and 20% each from personal care and home health care services. The deal expands its reach in New Mexico, following its 2017 acquisition of Options Home Care for $340 million and its 2013 deal for Coordinated Home Health Care,... Read More »
Home Health and Hospice Sector Hit by Headwinds

Home Health and Hospice Sector Hit by Headwinds

The Home Health & Hospice sector has experienced a few headwinds in 2017. Besides the ongoing labor shortage, reimbursement levels would be severely impacted by the passage of the Senate Republicans’ Better Care Reconciliation Act, which curtails federal spending on Medicaid beginning in 2020. Little surprise, then, that deal volume faded in the second quarter, to nine transactions. Deal volume in Q2:17 fell to 10 transactions, which represent 18% of the 55 deals announced in the past 12 months. Compared with the same period a year earlier, deal volume was down 31%. Source: HealthCareMandA.com, July 2017 None of the deals announced disclosed financial terms. Dollars Spent on Home... Read More »