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Amedisys, Inc. (AMED)

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Amedisys, Inc.

3854 American Way
Suite A
Baton Rouge, LA 70816
United States
225-292-2031
http://www.amedisys.com

SectorHealthcare
IndustryHome Health Care
Full Time Employees16,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. Paul B. KusserowChief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director1.16MN/A56
Mr. Lawrence R. PernoskyChief HR Officer490.84kN/A63
Mr. Stephen E. SeimChief Strategy Officer322.77kN/A53
Mr. Gary D. Willis CPAChief Financial OfficerN/AN/A52
Mr. Christopher T. GerardChief Operating OfficerN/AN/A50
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Amedisys, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides healthcare services in the United States. It operates through three segments: Home Health, Hospice, and Personal Care. The Home Health segment offers a range of services in the homes of individuals for the recovery of patients from surgery, chronic disability, or terminal illness, as well as prevents avoidable hospital readmissions through its skilled nurses, physical and speech therapists, occupational therapists, and aides for its patients to complete their important personal tasks. The Hospice segment offers care that is designed to provide comfort and support for those who are dealing with a terminal illness, including heart disease, pulmonary disease, Alzheimer’s, HIV/AIDS, and cancer. The Personal Care segment provides assistance for patients with the activities of daily living. As of March 1, 2017, the company owned and operated 420 care centers in 34 states. Amedisys, Inc. was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Corporate Governance

Amedisys, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of August 1, 2017 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 3.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.