Kindred Healthcare is a healthcare services company that operates hospitals, nursing centers, institutional pharmacies and a contract rehabilitation services business across the USA.Kindred has approximately 63,000 employees in 47 states.
As of March 31, 2014, Kindred through its subsidiaries provided healthcare services in 2,313 locations, including 100 transitional care hospitals, five inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, 99 nursing centers, 22 sub-acute units, 157 Kindred at Home hospice, home health and non-medical home care locations, 105 inpatient rehabilitation units (hospital-based) and a contract rehabilitation services business, RehabCare, which served 1,825 non-affiliated facilities.
Kindred was ranked as one of Fortune magazine’s Most Admired Healthcare Companies for six years in a row.
Kindred reported revenues of $4.90 billion in 2013, down 1% from the previous year. The company reported a net loss of $168.4 million.
In May, Kindred announced plans to acquire Gentiva Health Services for $533 million in cash and stock.
The company offers comprehensive benefits to employees as well as flexible hours. Benefits include healthcare, dental, vision, Flexible Spending Accounts, time off and a 401(k) retirement plan.
Updated May 17, 2014