Upon reporting third quarter operating results Tuesday, Emeritus Corp. (NYSE: ESC) said it is looking at expansion opportunities in the home healthcare business and has already begun efforts to expand into two new states. The company posted a net loss attributable to shareholders of $27.8 million,...

Acquired Company Operates 47 Locations in Florida and Louisiana with Annualized Revenues of $143 Million Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (the "Company" or "Kindred") KND -2.00% today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Senior Home Care, Inc. ("Senior Home Care") for a purchase price of $95 million....

Don't give up on the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, say certified application counselors and navigators who are working to help people enroll for health insurance. Although the federal website has ongoing major issues, people involved in enrollment locally and nationwide say they are...

In celebration of its 10th anniversary and National Family Caregiver’s Month in November, Mountain Home Care announces the creation of its “Caregiver Leadership Award.” The award recognizes exemplary professional caregivers with dual roles of service in the workplace and in their families. Founded in 2003, Mountain...

Changes in the world of healthcare are having a big effect on people who don't pay for their insurance through their employer, but people who pay independently. A Broward man, who is a business owner, said the change in his policy will have a big, negative...

The Jackson County Senior Citizens Center and the county Agricultural Extension Service teamed up with more than a dozen health-related businesses and organizations to host a seasonal health fair Tuesday at the Jackson County Agriculture Complex on Penn Avenue in Marianna. The “Fall Into A Healthy...

Senior Home Care, Inc. is pleased to announce that its Naples, Fla. office will be serving the community from a new location, effective today. Formerly operating at 9975 Tamiami Trail North, the office is now located at 9150 Galleria Court in Suite 100 of Galleria...

John DeMarco and Gary Smith Brokers at Re/Max Executive Realty recently sold Midtown Manor, a 105 bed Assisted Living Facility located in Hollywood, Florida. Midtown Manor was sold on 10/15/2013 for $5,700,000.00.  At the time of closing, Midtown Manor Assisted Living Facility was 97% occupied.  This property...

Just as the 1963 Community Mental Health Act ushered in a new era, the Affordable Care Act is intended to have much the same impact on the access to and delivery of medical care. The ACA offers the largest expansions of mental health and substance abuse...

Samira Beckwith, president and CEO of Hope HealthCare Services, chairs the National Hospice Foundation board of directors and is a National Hospice Work Group founding director. She also serves in the Board of National Coalition of Cancer Survivorship, NCCS, National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization...