Humana is acquiring home health and hospice provider Kindred at Home (KAH) from its equity firm partners, TPG Capital and Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe (WCAS), the health insurer announced Tuesday (April 27) in a press release.

Humana has signed a deal to buy out the 60 percent of KAH it does not already own for $8.1 billion, the release stated. The move will help Humana implement and expand clinical innovation and service models that embrace home-based medical solutions.

In addition to developing these models, Humana has worked on creating a platform that analyzes information and shares it between the insurer and KAH, helping to create appropriate, personalized care plans for patients. The platform also helps…

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