Kindred Healthcare Inc. (NYSE:KND)
Kindred Healthcare, Inc. provides healthcare services in the United States. It operates in four divisions: Hospital, Nursing Center, Rehabilitation, and Care Management. The Hospital division operates transitional care hospitals that provide services for medically complex patients, including the critically ill, suffering from multiple organ system failures, primarily the cardiovascular, pulmonary, kidney, gastro-intestinal, and cutaneous systems. This division also operates inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, which offer services to patients who require intensive inpatient rehabilitative care. The Nursing Center division operates nursing centers and assisted living facilities that provide short stay patients and long stay residents with a range of medical, nursing, rehabilitative, pharmacy, and routine services, including daily dietary, social, and recreational services. The Rehabilitation division provides rehabilitation services, including physical and occupational therapies, and speech pathology services to residents and patients of nursing centers, acute and long-term acute care hospitals, outpatient clinics, home health agencies, assisted living facilities, school districts, and hospice providers under the RehabCare name. The Care Management division provides home health, hospice, and private duty services to patients in various settings, including homes, skilled nursing facilities, and other residential settings. As of February 20, 2014, Kindred Healthcare, Inc. provided healthcare services in 2,280 locations, including 101 transitional care hospitals, 5 inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, 100 nursing centers, 22 sub-acute units, and 104 inpatient rehabilitation units; and 105 Kindred at Home hospice, home health, and non-medical home care locations, as well as a contract rehabilitation services business, which served, 1,789 non-affiliated facilities. The company is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.