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LHC Group, Inc. (LHCG)

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LHC Group, Inc.

901 Hugh Wallis Road South
Lafayette, LA 70508
United States

IndustryHome Health Care
Full Time Employees7,299

Key Executives

Mr. Keith G. MyersCo-Founder, Chairman and Chief Exec. Officer1.16MN/A58
Mr. Donald D. StellyPres and Chief Operating Officer1.4MN/A48
Mr. Joshua L. ProffittChief Financial Officer, Exec. VP of Corp. Devel. and Treasurer907.45kN/A39
Mr. John L. IndestConsultant and Director63.5kN/A65
Mr. John M. Thompson Jr.Chief Information Officer and Sr. VPN/AN/AN/A
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.


LHC Group, Inc., a health care provider, specializes in the post-acute continuum of care primarily for Medicare beneficiaries in the United States. The company operates through four segments: Home Health Services, Hospice Services, Community-Based Services, and Facility-Based Services. The Home Health Services segment offers home nursing services, including wound care and dressing changes, cardiac rehabilitation, infusion therapy, pain management, pharmaceutical administration, skilled observation and assessment, and patient education; medically-oriented social services; and physical, occupational, and speech therapy services. The Hospice Services segment provides pain and symptom management accompanied by palliative medication, emotional and spiritual support, inpatient and respite care, homemaker services, dietary counseling, family bereavement counseling, and social worker visits. The Community-Based Services segment offers a range of services, such as assistance with grooming, medication reminders, meal preparation, assistance with feeding, light housekeeping, respite care, transportation, and errand services to patients in their home or in a medical facility. The Facility-Based Services segment serves patients suffering from respiratory failure, neuromuscular disorders, cardiac disorders, non-healing wounds, renal disorders, cancer, head and neck injuries, and mental disorders, as well as treats patients diagnosed with musculoskeletal impairments. The company also operates institutional pharmacy, a family health center, and a family health clinic, as well as offers physical therapy services. As of April 3, 2017, it operated 298 home health services locations, 72 hospice locations, 16 community-based service locations, and 6 long-term acute care hospitals with 8 locations. LHC Group, Inc. was founded in 1994 and is based in Lafayette, Louisiana.

Corporate Governance

LHC Group, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of June 2, 2017 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 8; Compensation: 6.

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.