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Last $47.01 USD
Change Today +0.44 / 0.94%
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LHC Group, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides post-acute continuum of care primarily for Medicare beneficiaries in the United States. The company operates through three segments: Home-Based Services, Hospice Services, and Facility-Based Services. The Home-Based Services segment offers home nursing services, including wound care and dressing changes, cardiac rehabilitation, infusion therapy, pain management, pharmaceutical administration, skilled observation and assessment, patient education, physical, occupational and speech therapy, medically-oriented social services, and hospice care. The Hospice Services segment provides pain and symptom management accompanied by palliative medication, emotional and spiritual support, inpatient and respite care, homemaker services, dietary counseling, family bereavement counseling, and social worker visits. The Facility-Based Services segment operates long-term acute care hospitals that provide treatment for patients with severe medical conditions who require a high-level of care and frequent monitoring by physicians and other clinical personnel. The company also operates institutional pharmacy and family health center. As of December 31, 2014, it owned and/or operated 292 home-based service locations with 275 home nursing agency locations, 1 specialty agency, 13 community-based services agencies, and 3 home nursing agencies, as well as 38 hospice service locations. The company operates in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, and Wisconsin. LHC Group, Inc. was founded in 1994 and is based in Lafayette, Louisiana.

6,489 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/11/15
Founded in 1994

lhc group inc (LHCG) Top Compensated Officers

Co-Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Offi...
Total Annual Compensation: $655.0K
President and Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $500.0K
Chief Legal Officer, Executive Vice President...
Total Annual Compensation: $370.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

lhc group inc (LHCG) Key Developments

LHC Group Opens New Lafayette Home Office Campus in US

LHC Group has opened its new Lafayette home office campus located at 901 Hugh Wallis Road in the US. The new location will consolidate virtually all of the company's Home Office departments under one roof, increasing square footage by approximately 20% and providing better access to major arteries like Highway 90 and to Lafayette Regional Airport.

LHC Group, Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2015; Revises Earnings Guidance for the Full Year 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Full Year of 2016

LHC Group, Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2015. For the quarter, net service revenue was $204,122,000 against $187,713,000 a year ago. Operating income was $17,692,000 against $12,420,000 a year ago. Net income was $11,110,000 against $7,853,000 a year ago. Net income attributable to the company’s common stockholders was $8,845,000 or $0.50 per basic and diluted share against $6,174,000 or $0.36 per basic and diluted share a year ago. For the nine months, net service revenue was $597,373,000 against $540,261,000 a year ago. Operating income was $50,146,000 against $34,080,000 a year ago. Net income was $31,516,000 against $21,020,000 a year ago. Net income attributable to the company’s common stockholders was $24,600,000 or $1.40 per diluted share against $16,303,000 or $0.94 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $51,619,000 against $33,451,000 a year ago. Purchases of property, building, and equipment were $11,401,000 against $4,872,000 a year ago. The company raised its full year 2015 guidance for net service revenue to a new range of $805 million to $815 million from the previous range of $780 million to $795 million. In addition, the company raised its fully diluted earnings per share guidance to a new range of $1.75 to $1.85 from the previous range of $1.70 to $1.80. This guidance includes the negative impact on the fourth quarter from the Medicare Home Health Prospective Payment System for 2016 of approximately $0.02 per diluted share. This guidance also includes the recent acquisition of Halcyon Hospice and the aforementioned pending acquisition of Nurses Registry, which are anticipated to be dilutive to LHC Group's fourth quarter 2015 earnings per share by approximately $0.06 and $0.02, respectively, due to transaction and integration costs. The effective tax rate in 2015 to be in the range of 40.5% to 41.5%. For the full year of 2016, The company expects gross margin to be in the range of 40.5% to 41.5%; G&A, as a percent of revenue, to be in the range of 29.5% to 30.5%.

LHC Group, Inc. to Report Q3, 2015 Results on Nov 04, 2015

LHC Group, Inc. announced that they will report Q3, 2015 results on Nov 04, 2015


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