Addus HomeCare Corp.
| Nasdaq: ADUS
Addus HomeCare Corp. provides a broad range of social and medical services in the home. The company's consumers are individuals with special needs who are at risk of hospitalization or institutionalization, such as the elderly, chronically ill and disabled. It operates through its subsidiary Addus HealthCare, Inc. It operates through the following segments: Home & Community Services and Home Health Services. The Home & Community Services segment are social, or non-medical, in nature and include assistance with bathing, grooming, dressing, personal hygiene and medication reminders, and other activities of daily living. This segment provides home and community services on a long-term, continuous basis, with an average duration of twenty months per consumer. The Home Health Services segment primarily medical in nature and include physical, occupational and speech therapy, as well as skilled nursing. This segment generally provides home health services on a short-term, intermittent or episodic basis to individuals recovering from an acute medical condition, with an average length of care of eighty days. The company was founded on July 27, 2006 and is headquartered in Palatine, IL.