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Last $27.79 USD
Change Today -0.11 / -0.39%
Volume 244.3K
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Amedisys Inc. provides home health and hospice services including practical nursing services and physical and occupational therapy. The company’s services also comprise speech pathology, social work to help families address acute and chronic illnesses, home health aide services, and private duty services. Hospice services use a team made up of a physician, patient care manager, registered nurses, certified home health aides, social workers, a chaplain, a homemaker, and volunteers. As of Apr. 4, 2007, the company operated 261 Medicare-certified home health agencies and 14 Medicare-certified hospice agencies in 19 states. Amedisys was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Baton Rouge, La.

13,200 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/4/15
Founded in 1982

amedisys inc (AMED) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: --
Vice Chairman and Chief Financial Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $597.3K
Chief Compliance Officer and Corporate Counse...
Total Annual Compensation: $250.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

amedisys inc (AMED) Key Developments

Amedisys Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015; Provides Asset Impairment Charges for the First Quarter of 2015; Provides Capital Expenditure Guidance for 2015 and 2016

Amedisys Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported net service revenue of $301,572,000 compared to $298,739,000 a year ago. Operating loss was $58,104,000 compared to $19,573,000 a year ago. Loss before income taxes was $56,423,000 compared to $19,851,000 a year ago. Net loss attributable to the company was $35,009,000 or $1.07 per basic and diluted share compared to $12,417,000 or $0.38 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $14,483,000 compared to net cash used in operating activities of $6,342,000 a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was $26,381,000 compared to $5,499,000 a year ago. Adjusted net income from continuing operations attributable to the company was $9,785,000 per $0.30 per diluted share compared to adjusted net loss from continuing operations attributable to the company of $2,222,000 or $0.07 per diluted share a year ago. The company reported asset impairment charge of $75,193,000 for the first quarter of 2015 compared to $2,208,000 a year ago. The company will also see a reduction in CapEx of roughly $10 million from its current levels beginning in 2016. The company currently budgeting for between $20 million and $25 million for CapEx in 2015. This is an increase from its previous plan of $15 million.

Amedisys Seeks Acquisitions

Amedisys Inc. (NasdaqGS:AMED) is looking for acquisitions. Amedisys expects to announce an attractive small tuck in acquisition within the coming months.

Amedisys Inc. to Report Q1, 2015 Results on Apr 29, 2015

Amedisys Inc. announced that they will report Q1, 2015 results at 10:00 AM, US Eastern Standard Time on Apr 29, 2015


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