ATLANTA and PASADENA, Calif. (July 11, 2018)—Aveanna Healthcare, a national pediatric home health care provider, announced the completed acquisition of Premier Healthcare Services, LLC, provider of pediatric services to patients in California, Colorado and Texas. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
The acquisition expands Aveanna's presence in key markets, especially California, where there is high demand for vital, high-quality services for medically complex pediatric patients and their families, said Aveanna’s executive chairman, Rod Windley, via press release.
Following the deal, Aveanna was said to be on a steep upward trajectory because of its success in meeting the need for vitally important services that are increasingly in demand. And, Premier represents an excellent fit with Aveanna, culturally and geographically, said the deal makers.
Based in Atlanta, Ga., privately-owned Aveanna Healthcare is a national provider of pediatric homecare with 226 locations in 23 states, with 32,000 caregivers currently serving more than 40,000 patients.
Founded in 2005, Premier Healthcare Services, LLC, is one of the largest private duty nursing providers in California, with 21 licensed and certified offices there and an emerging presence in the Texas and Colorado pediatric home health markets. Additionally in California, Premier provides behavioral health benefit administration services, serving over 12,000 consumers in 21 regional centers.