Amedisys Inc Company Profile
Amedisys, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides home health, and hospice and personal care services. The company Home Health segment offers a range of services in the homes of individuals who may be recovering from illness, injury, or surgery through its skilled nurses, physical and speech therapists, occupational therapists, and aides for its patients to complete their important personal tasks. Its Hospice segment offers care that is designed to provide comfort and support for those who are facing a terminal illness, including heart disease, pulmonary disease, Alzheimers, HIV/AIDS, and cancer. The company Personal Care segment provides private-duty services with nine care centers. As of December 31, 2015, the company owned and operated 329 Medicare-certified home health care centers and 79 Medicare-certified hospice care centers in 34 states within the United States and the District of Columbia. Amedisys, Inc. was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.