Home Health & Hospice Weekly News Roundup

Our weekly list of news, reports, and information about home health and hospice care. Learn about new studies, trends, CMS regulations and more.


Home Health Care Market: Technology, Innovation, Development, Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth


AMA recently published a detailed study of over 180+ pages in its database on ‘Home Health Care’ market covering interesting aspects of the market with supporting development scenario ranging from 2013-2025. The study not just provides market size break-up by revenue and volume for potential countries and important business segments but also a commentary on trending factors, growth drivers. Profiled players in study from the coverage used under bottom-up approach are Philips Healthcare (Netherlands), Kindred Healthcare (United States), Linde Group (Germany), Almost Family Inc. (United States), Abbott Laboratories (United States), LHC Group (United States), A&D (Japan), Amedisys (United States), Kinnser Software, Inc. (United States), and Roche (Switzerland).


Post-Acute Care Market with Top Prominent Players like Kindred Healthcare, Amedisys, HC Group, Genesis Healthcare, Athena Health Care Systems, Benedictine Health System, Berkshire Healthcare Systems


The post-acute care market consists of amenities that provide a range of services for patients following a stay in an acute care hospital but who are no longer in need of such care. Treatment facilities include home and hospice centers, skilled nursing facilities, inpatient rehabilitation, and long-term acute care hospitals. The affected industry stakeholders are private equity lenders and investors, debt holders and leaseholders (landlords). Report Consultant has recently added a new informative report to its massive repository which helps to give a better business outlook by analyzing the global Post-Acute Care market over the forecast period of the 2019-2026 year.


What Are the Driving Factors of Palliative Care Market Growth by Vitas Healthcare Corporation, Skilled Healthcare Group Incorporated, Sunrise Senior Living LLC, Kindred Healthcare Incorporated, Gentiva Health Services Incorporated


Palliative care is an interdisciplinary approach to specialized medical and nursing care for people with life-limiting illnesses. It focuses on providing relief from the symptoms, pain, physical stress, and mental stress at any stage of illness. It is appropriate at any age and at any stage in a serious illness and can be provided as the main goal of care or along with curative treatment. Although it is an important part of end-of-life care, it is not limited to that stage. Palliative care can be provided across multiple settings including in hospitals, at home, as part of community palliative care programs, and in skilled nursing facilities. Increasing incidence of life-threatening diseases such as cancer, cardiovascular and infective diseases is anticipated to be the major growth driver for the global palliative care market. The Palliative Care Market is expected to reach + 8% CAGR during forecast period 2019-2025.


Amedisys Announces Second Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call Date


Amedisys, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMED), announced today that it will report results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2019, after the market closes on July 31, 2019. The Company will host an investor conference call to discuss these results at 11:00 a.m. ET on August 1, 2019.