LHC Group

LHC Group Invests $20M in UL Lafayette’s College of Nursing and Allied Health Professions

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LHC Group Inc. (Nasdaq: LHCG) is making major investments in the University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s College of Nursing and Allied Health Professions — to the tune of $20 million. The funds are part of a new partnership announced Thursday. With this partnership, LHC Group… Read More »LHC Group Invests $20M in UL Lafayette’s College of Nursing and Allied Health Professions

SNF-at-Home Concept Earning ‘Very Positive Feedback’ in Congress, Among Special Interest Groups

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An innovative care concept designed to keep patients at home and out of skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) is reportedly gaining ground in Congress and among special interest groups. The concept — known as “Choose Home” — is a type of SNF-at-home model that leverages both… Read More »SNF-at-Home Concept Earning ‘Very Positive Feedback’ in Congress, Among Special Interest Groups

Home Health Giants Double Down on Diversion, as Nursing Home Numbers Normalize

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Acute and post-acute patient volumes started to normalize in the early part of 2021, with hospitals, skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) and home health providers all hovering around their 2019 baselines. The accelerated rollout of COVID-19 vaccines is largely responsible for the newfound stability, particularly in… Read More »Home Health Giants Double Down on Diversion, as Nursing Home Numbers Normalize

What Nursing Home Operators, Home Health Providers Are Saying About SNF-to-Home Diversion

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Back-and-forth shifts in patient volume between skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) and in-home care providers have been happening for years. Yet health care policymakers and executives are now examining such shifts — and the potential advantages of delivering care inside an individual’s home instead of a… Read More »What Nursing Home Operators, Home Health Providers Are Saying About SNF-to-Home Diversion

Consolidation Accelerates as Home Health Operators Crash from Stimulus ‘Sugar High’

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The “sugar high” that some cash-strapped home health providers felt after receiving federal assistance linked to the COVID-19 pandemic is coming to an end, top executives from LHC Group Inc. (Nasdaq: LHCG) believe. As a result, consolidation is beginning to ramp up again, setting the… Read More »Consolidation Accelerates as Home Health Operators Crash from Stimulus ‘Sugar High’

LHC Group Finalizes Three Acquisitions; A-1 Preferred Sources Buys On The Mark Services

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LHC Group finalizes hospice, palliative care purchases LHC Group Inc. (Nasdaq: LHCG) has finalized acquisition agreements in Arizona and Oklahoma. By doing so, the Lafayette, Louisiana-based home health, hospice and personal care services giant expands its scope of services in the Phoenix area while entering… Read More »LHC Group Finalizes Three Acquisitions; A-1 Preferred Sources Buys On The Mark Services

LHC Group CEO Keith Myers: Change in Washington Won’t Derail ‘Incredible’ Home Health Opportunity

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Keith Myers has seen his fair share of change in Washington, D.C. Since co-founding the business with his wife, Ginger, in 1994, Myers has helped lead LHC Group Inc. (Nasdaq: LHCG) through parts of five presidencies as chairman and CEO. A new administration with Joe… Read More »LHC Group CEO Keith Myers: Change in Washington Won’t Derail ‘Incredible’ Home Health Opportunity

‘These Funds Can Best Be Used Elsewhere’: LHC Group Returns $93.3M in Federal Relief

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Rising demand for health care services delivered in the home and an increasingly favorable regulatory environment have set the stage for the nation’s top-tier home health operators. That idea has LHC Group Inc.’s (Nasdaq: LHCG) leadership team bullish about the company’s near- and long-term outlook.… Read More »‘These Funds Can Best Be Used Elsewhere’: LHC Group Returns $93.3M in Federal Relief

LHC Group CFO: Historic Home Health Consolidation Opportunity Remains ‘Compelling as Ever’

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Since the worst stretch of the public health emergency, LHC Group Inc. (Nasdaq: LHCG) has seen a decrease in weekly COVID-related missed visits and improved its average daily census. It has also added thousands of new physician referral sources, a win for the company considering… Read More »LHC Group CFO: Historic Home Health Consolidation Opportunity Remains ‘Compelling as Ever’