Addus CEO: Geography a Key Factor in M&A Decisions Amid High Hospice Multiples

Geographic location and the ability to co-locate new hospice operations with personal care or home health assets are key factors in how Addus HomeCare Corp. (NASDAQ: ADUS) makes merger and acquisition decisions. These considerations have become even more important as multiples in the hospice space continue to rise.  Multiples in the hospice and home care […]

BrightSpring Moves Into Hospice Space with Abode Healthcare Acquisition

BrightSpring Health Services has purchased Abode Healthcare from Summit Partners with a reported valuation of $775 million, PE Hub reported. The transaction is projected to bring the combined company roughly $6 billion in annual revenue. Louisville, -based BrightSpring’s total value currently rests at approximately $10 billion. Brightspring is a portfolio company of the global investment […]

Rising Demand, Value-Based Payment Reshaping Hospice Landscape

While a growing demand for end-of-life care has been a major force pushing hospice to the forefront of the health care mergers and acquisitions marketplace, evolving payment models and COVID-19 headwinds have been hurdles to building up investor interest in 2020. Despite the unknowns ahead, hospice market is expected to burgeon. Among the various sectors […]