Amedisys, a leading home health care and hospice company led off November with their announcement to acquire of Infinity HomeCare ($63M). The acquisition of Sarasota-based Infinity expands Amedisys' footprint into a key state with Infinity's 15 Florida centers. But, there's more activity ahead…as CEO Paul Kusserow revealed the company has 300+ targets in its pipeline.
Separately, Almost Family (AF), another leader in the home health care sector, announced the $40M acquisition of Home Care By Black Stone in Ohio. The latter, a home health services provider, operates in western Ohio and complements Almost Family's existing Ohio operations. William Yarmuth, AF CEO, expects the combined operations to establish the company as "the largest senior focused home health provider in the state…”