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Gentiva Home Care, Hospice are renamed

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Gentiva Home Health and Gentiva Hospice have been renamed Kindred at Home and Kindred Hospice to best reflect their participation in the nationwide Kindred Healthcare network of home health and hospice providers, nursing and rehabilitation centers and long-term acute care hospitals.

The management, ownership and staff have not changed. They have served the area for over 30 years and will continue to strive to provide the quality care otheir residents deserve and expect.

Kindred at Home and Kindred Hospice is proud to be part of a network of caregivers, clinicians, information technology teams, and support personnel with a goal of providing superior outcomes for their patients. Kindred continues the care for patients and residents in sites of service across the entire post-acute continuum.

Kindred Healthcare, Inc., a top-90 private employer in the United States, is a Fortune 500 healthcare services company based in Louisville, Ky., with annual revenues of approximately $7.2 billion. On Sept. 30, 2016, Kindred through its subsidiaries had approximately 103,800 employees providing healthcare services in 2,714 locations in 46 states, including 94 transitional care hospitals, 19 inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, 91 nursing centers, 19 sub-acute units, 647 Kindred at Home home health, hospice and non-medical home care sites of service, 104 inpatient rehabilitation units (hospital-based) and contract rehabilitation service businesses which served 1,740 non-affiliated sites of service.

Ranked as one of Fortune magazine’s Most Admired Healthcare Companies for seven years, Kindred’s mission is to promote healing, provide hope, preserve dignity and produce value for each patient, resident, family member, customer, employee and shareholder they serve. For more information, go to http://www.kindredhealthcare.com. or follow on Twitter and Facebook.

Kindred at Home’s experienced nurses and therapists use medical interventions, including wound care and rehabilitation therapy, and work with each individual to maximize physical abilities, and improve health and well-being, all in the comfort of a patient’s own home. Our aides assist not only with bathing but also with a variety of daily activities all under the directions of a nurse or therapist.

Kindred Hospice services are designed to meet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of patients with terminal illnesses and to provide support to family members. Hospice can be provided in a variety of settings, including the comfort of home.

For additional details, contact Kindred at Home at 775-858-1900 and Kindred Hospice at 775-825-5008 or visit our website at http://www.kindredathome.com.