Hospices have become big business for private equity firms: Kaiser Health News

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Hospices have become big business for private equity firms: Kaiser Health News

“Hospice care, once provided primarily by nonprofit agencies, has seen a remarkable shift over the past decade, with more than two-thirds of hospices nationwide now operating as for-profit entities,” Markian Hawryluk writes over at Kaiser Health News. “The ability to turn a quick profit in caring for people in their last days of life is […]