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The Home Health and Hospice Surge Continues; Acquisition Demand Remains at Peak LevelsThe fourth quarter of 2021 delivered forty-five reported home health and hospice acquisitions, increasing to peaks levels over the past year. Following are a few notable deals from the period.
Transaction Volume Continues to Increase Across Home Health & Hospice Reaching Peak LevelsThe third quarter of 2021 delivered forty-seven reported home health acquisitions, increasing to peaks levels over the past year. In August, LHC Group announced the acquisition of three home health, hospice, and palliative care providers, including Cavalier Healthcare Services, a home health agency serving Alexandria, Virginia and surrounding markets.
A must read for Home Healthcare and Hospice Agency Owners. We examine the key factors that have come together like a perfect storm to create the major industry consolidation currently underway. A unique window of opportunity now exists where eager buyers and motivated sellers can complete win/win deals. Private equity firms and strategic investors are interested in acquiring agencies to expand their home healthcare and hospice businesses at the same time sellers are dealing with the operational challenges created by the recent shift to the Patient Driven Grouping Model. This has led to a record level of deal activity during the first eight months of 2021.