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Almost Family

Regional provider of home health nursing services.

Headquarters:
9510 Ormsby Station Road
Suite 300
Louisville, KY 40223
Employees: 4,800
CEO: William Yarmuth
Stock Symbol: AFAM

Website: http://www.almostfamily.com

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Almost Family, Inc. founded in 1976, is a leading provider of home health nursing, rehabilitation and personal care services, with 90 locations in 11 states. Almost Family, Inc. and its subsidiaries operate two segments: Visiting Nurse, or VN, which provides skilled nursing and physical, occupational and speech therapy services primarily to Medicare beneficiaries; and Personal Care, or PC, which provides custodial and personal care services. Almost Family's services are generally covered by federal and state government programs, commercial insurance and private pay.

The company has specialty programs, such as Cardiocare, Orthopedics, Optimum Balance, B.R.E.A.T.H.E, Urology, Frail Elderly Care Management, and Telehealth Monitoring to help in care of seniors.

Registered Nurses and other staff receive advanced training and credentialing. Each patient’s skilled Senior Advocacy Care team is coordinated by a nurse care manager who works closely with the patient’s own physician to achieve the goals of treatment. Other members of the home-health team include: physical, occupational and speech therapists, to increase the patient's strength, mobility, safety and communication; medical social workers to identify resources and offer counselling and support; dieticians, and other specialists.

In 2007, the company reported revenues of $132.1 million and net income of $6.7 million.

Benefits

- Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance

- Life and Accidental Death Insurance

- Voluntary Short-Term & Long-Term Disability Insurance

- Flexible Spending Accounts (Medical & Dependent Care)

- Paid vacation, sick days, holidays and personal time

- 401-k Retirement Plan

Updated December 1, 2008