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Modern Healthcare: Universal Health Services, Bayada to form strategic home health partnership

July 2020 — Universal Health Services and Bayada Home Health Care signed a definitive agreement to form a strategic partnership over expected demand for home-based care, the companies said Thursday.

Under the joint venture, the providers will create Home Health Care services, which will offer in-home care services, including help with recovery from an illness, injury or hospitalization.

UHS and Bayada expect to see significant growth in the next several years based on increased demand for in-home, post-discharge services, according to their release. During the COVID-19 pandemic, many discharged patients require ongoing care at home through the recovery process, they said.

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Home Health Care News: Bayada, Universal Health Services to Launch New Joint Venture Focused on the Home

July 2020 — Bayada Home Health Care on Thursday announced plans to form a new joint venture with Universal Health Services Inc. (NYSE: UHS), one of the largest providers of hospital and health care services in the country. “Increasing access points to quality care in the face of growing demand for home-based services is an increasingly important part of Bayada’s mission,” Kyle Moore, VP of ambulatory care for UHS, told Home Health Care News. “Partnering with a large and geographically diverse organization like Bayada to focus entirely on post-acute health care will help both of our organizations deliver quality clinical outcomes.”

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Healthcare Dive: UHS partners with home health giant Bayada on at-home services

Dive Brief:

  • Universal Health Services and home health giant Bayada signed a definitive agreement on Thursday to form a joint venture providing care in the home.
  • Bayada will manage post-acute home health operations, while UHS will utilize Bayada's years of expertise in the sector in tandem with UHS' capabilities and resources to further its integrated model, Kyle Moore, VP of Ambulatory Services for UHS, told Healthcare Dive.
  • Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, but "further information about planned markets will follow," Moore said.

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Becker's Hospital Review: UHS, Bayada to Partner — 5 Things to Know

July 2020 — Universal Health Services and Bayada Home Health Care signed a definitive agreement to form a strategic partnership that will establish and operate home health services, the organizations said July 16.

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HomeCare Magazine: UHS and BAYADA form Partnership

July 2020 — “The partnership with BAYADA enables UHS to significantly expand its home health care services and offerings, bringing more care to more patients along the full continuum of care,” said Marvin Pember, executive vice president and president, Acute Care Division, Universal Health Services. “The partnership with BAYADA is core to our overarching strategy comprised of primary care, specialty care, hospitals and homecare. We do not underestimate the opportunity to create loyalty and trust among our community through seamless continuation of care through in-home services, which will become an even more critical component of the integrated delivery system.”

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