LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Humana Inc. announced the successful completion of its acquisition of Kindred at Home (KAH), the nation’s largest home health and hospice provider. With the addition of Kindred at Home, Humana is now the nation’s largest provider of care in the home, significantly strengthening its ability to provide high-quality, whole-person healthcare that can improve patient health outcomes on a much broader scale.
Humana is committed to delivering excellent clinical care and superior outcomes for patients across all of its lines of business. KAH caregivers provide home health, hospice, and personal care services to over 550,000 patients annually. KAH’s home health operations are being integrated into Humana’s Home Solutions business and will adopt Humana’s new payer-agnostic healthcare services brand – CenterWell – transitioning to CenterWell Home Health beginning in 2022. KAH’s hospice and personal care lines of business will continue to deliver quality care for patients needing these important services.
- The acquisition reinforces Humana’s commitment to invest in home-based clinical solutions that can improve patient outcomes, increase satisfaction for patients and providers, and create value for health plan partners
- Fully integrating home health allows Humana to accelerate clinical innovation and create a payer-agnostic value-based operating model that more closely aligns incentives that focus on improving patient outcomes and reducing the total cost of care
- Humana is committed to delivering excellent clinical care and improved outcomes for patients across all of its lines of business
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