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In brief: Clayback to step down, health spending slows, Optum buys home care provider 

April 1, 2022HME News Staff

EAST AMHERST, N.Y. – Don Clayback will step down as executive director of NCART on Sept. 30 after 13 years leading the organization.  “I am truly grateful for the opportunities I have had at NCART to help protect and improve access to CRT for people with disabilities,” said Clayback. “It has been an honor to advocate to ensure the children and adults we serve receive the highest quality equipment and supporting services they deserve to live full and independent lives....

Don Clayback, Health spending, LHC Group, NCART, Optum, UnitedHealthcare

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Optum buys home health provider

March 29, 2022HME News Staff

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., and LAFAYETTE, La. – Optum, part of UnitedHealth Group, has agreed to buy LHC Group, a home health provider, for $170 per share of common stock in a play to extend value-based care into the homes of patients.  LHC Group’s history of quality home and community-based care matched with Optum’s extensive value-based care experiences and resources will accelerate the combined company’s ability to deliver integrated care, improving outcomes and patient...

Home health care, LHC Group, Optum, UnitedHealth Group, Value-Based Care

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