The Hindu Business Line  Oct 29  Comment 
Care24 gets $ 350,000 seed funding
The Times of India  Oct 29  Comment 
Mumbai-based home healthcare platform Care24 has raised its first round of funding worth US$ 350,000 (around Rs 2.27 crore) from India Quotient.
Insurance Journal  Oct 23  Comment 
The estate of a La Pine man who was paralyzed from the chest down has filed a lawsuit seeking $7.5 million in damages from a Bend home health care agency over his death. The estate of Mitchell Cox filed the …
The Times of India  Sep 20  Comment 
Home healthcare provider Portea Medical said on Sunday it had received $37.5 million for business expansion in its latest funding round, led by venture capital firm Accel Partners.
Reuters  Aug 25  Comment 
Amedisys Inc has compiled a long list of potential acquisition targets as it prepares for a shakeout in the highly fragmented home healthcare industry, its chief executive said Tuesday.
New York Times  Aug 21  Comment 
A federal appeals court on Friday revived Obama administration regulations that guarantee overtime and minimum wage protection to nearly 2 million home health care workers.  Jul 24  Comment 
NEW YORK ( TheStreet) --  Shares of home health and hospice-care provider Amedisys are up over 50% so far in 2015. The surge in the stock is a matter of better management in the face of a changing industry, said CEO Paul Kusserow. "The great...
The Hindu Business Line  Jul 9  Comment 
Home healthcare provider, Portea Medical, is likely to close its second round of funding of ₹250 crore in the next six to eight months. This was disclosed by its Co-founder and Chairman K Ganesh t...
The Hindu Business Line  Jun 9  Comment 
Chennai-based India Home Health Care (IHHC) has opened a centre here to offer a variety of services including geriatric, new-born post surgery, and other long-term medical care. Announcin...
The Hindu Business Line  Jun 5  Comment 
Demand for home healthcare services on the rise


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Companies in this industry provide specialized health care services such as oxygen tank delivery and in home nursing to individuals in their homes. Many of these companies are heavily dependent on Medicaid and Medicare as sources of revenue.

According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Home Healthcare Market - Global Industry Size, Market Share, Trends, Analysis and Forecast, 2012 - 2018", ( the global home healthcare market is estimated to be worth USD 195.6 billion in 2012 and is expected to reach the value of USD 305.9 billion by 2018, growing at a CAGR of 7.7% from 2012 to 2018. The Americas region is expected to lead the global home healthcare market in terms of revenue till 2018. The total home healthcare market in the Americas is expected to reach the value of USD 150.8 billion by 2018 followed by Europe with total revenue of USD 80.5 billion.

The shift from conventional treatment to proactive monitoring is opening up new opportunities in the home Healthcare market. Patients prefer such services mainly because of convenience and cost effectiveness. Third party healthcare service is also in growing demand due to better quality of treatment provided by trained professionals.

Home Healthcare services are provided by healthcare professionals to patients at their own homes. These services are also called formal or skilled care services. Respiratory therapy, rehabilitation services, home infusion therapy, unskilled home care, telehealth, etc. are some major home Healthcare services provided.

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