EAGLE, Idaho, Sept. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Pennant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: PNTG), the parent company of the Pennant group of affiliated home health, hospice and senior living companies, today announced that it has acquired the assets of CMS Home Health Care, which has locations in Brownwood and Coleman, Texas. The acquisition was effective September 16, 2020.
Danny Walker, Pennant’s Chief Executive Officer, commented, “With sister operations in Abilene, Austin, and Dallas, this off-market acquisition is an excellent strategic fit for our burgeoning Texas portfolio of home health and hospice operations. Our local leaders, supported by dedicated field and service center resources, continue to source and cultivate new opportunities for growth while navigating dynamic operating environments in their local communities.”
“The team at CMS Home Health has a reputation for compassionate care and excellent clinical outcomes,” said Brent Guerisoli, President of Cornerstone Healthcare, Pennant’s home health and hospice portfolio company. “We are excited to welcome the staff and patients of this well-respected home health agency into the Pennant family. We look forward to working with these talented caregivers and the local healthcare community to bring life-changing service to the patients we are privileged to serve."
Mr. Walker reaffirmed that Pennant will continue to pursue opportunities for growth in the home health, hospice and senior living industries, targeting strategic and underperforming operations of all sizes.
The Pennant Group, Inc. is a holding company of independent operating subsidiaries that provide healthcare services through 72 home health and hospice agencies and 54 senior living communities located throughout Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Montana, Nevada, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming. Each of these businesses is operated by a separate, independent operating subsidiary that has its own management, employees and assets. References herein to the consolidated "company" and "its" assets and activities, as well as the use of the terms "we," "us," "its" and similar verbiage, are not meant to imply that The Pennant Group, Inc. has direct operating assets, employees or revenue, or that any of the home health and hospice businesses, senior living communities or the Service Center are operated by the same entity. More information about Pennant is available at http://www.pennantgroup.com.