Dallas-based AccentCare and Rosemont, Illinois-based Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care (Seasons), along with Advent International, one of the largest and most experienced global private equity investors and owner of AccentCare, announced they have signed a definitive agreement to combine their two organizations. AccentCare’s expertise in home health, personal care services (PCS), and hospice is complemented by Seasons’ leadership within the hospice and palliative care spaces.
These strengths, along with an expanded geographic footprint, will enable the new combined organization to expand offerings in current and additional markets. The new organization will provide the full span of skilled home-based services and simplify the process of navigating care—particularly for those in the growing Medicare Advantage population. Together, the combined organization will operate more than 225 sites of care across 26 states, and employ nearly 30,000 qualified professionals. Once combined, AccentCare and Seasons will have more than 60 health system and physician practice joint ventures and strategic partnerships providing care to more than 175,000 clients and their families each year.
Steve Rodgers will serve as CEO of the combined organization. AccentCare’s Hospice services will merge with Seasons, and the hospice operations will be led by Todd Stern, CEO of Seasons. Stern will also serve as Executive Vice Chair of the combined organization, infusing Seasons’ hospice experience and culture throughout the new organization.
Founded in 1997, Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care is the 5th largest hospice provider in the United States. Seasons offers high-quality compassionate care in 19 states through 31 Medicare-certified programs. In 2019, Seasons caregivers served more than 30,000 clients and provided more than 1.84 million days of care. Seasons has more than 30 strategic partnerships with health systems, hospitals, and payers to provide high-quality and innovative care to the communities its serves.
AccentCare Inc., headquartered in Dallas, Texas, is a leader in post-acute care, with more than 30 strategic partnerships aligned to deliver care to clients and their families. AccentCare partnerships are with insurance companies, physician groups, and major health systems, including the joint venture companies AccentCare Asante Home Health, AccentCare UC San Diego Health at Home, AccentCare UCLA Health, AccentCare Fairview, and Texas Home Health Group, an affiliation with Baylor Scott & White Health. AccentCare has more than 27,000 qualified professionals delivering personal/non-medical care, skilled nursing, rehabilitation, hospice, and care management services to more than 145,000 clients annually, at more than 179 locations, in 17 states.
This was reported by AccentCare Inc. on November 16, 2020.
Contact information: Tony Kudner, Vice President, Communications and Public Affairs, Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care, 6400 Shafer Court, Suite 700, Rosemont, Illinois 60018; 1-855-812-1136; Email: email@example.com; Website: https://www.seasons.org
AccentCare, Inc., 17855 North Dallas Parkway, Dallas, Texas 75287; 1-800-834-3059; Website: www.accentcare.com