Epic Health Services Gains Foothold in the Southeast with Acquisition of Unifour Nursing

30 Sep, 2015, 14:30 ET from Epic Health Services Inc.

DALLAS, Sept. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Epic Health Services Inc., a portfolio company of Webster Capital and Dallas-based provider of pediatric skilled nursing and therapy, announced today that it has acquired pediatric and adult home care provider Unifour Nursing, based in Newton, North Carolina.

The acquisition marks Epic's entry into North Carolina, increasing the company's service territory to 16 states.

"We're constantly on the lookout for like-minded companies that are as dedicated to exceptional patient care as we are, and we found that match with Unifour Nursing," said Epic President and CEO Chris Roussos. "The acquisition furthers our vision to be the only—and the best—pediatric care continuum provider in the country."

Unifour will integrate fully into Epic's operations, with Unifour President Darius Nouri moving into a regional operations role, overseeing North Carolina operations and facilitating a growth and expansion strategy across the state and throughout the Southeast over time.

"The resources that Epic brings to the table will help position Unifour for accelerated growth throughout North Carolina and serve as an entrance for Epic into the southeastern part of the country," Nouri said.

About Unifour Nursing
For over 30 years, Unifour has been providing personalized healthcare options to clients who choose to be cared for within the comforts of their own home. With a staff of RNs, LPNs and CNAs who are trained and experienced in delivering the very best of care, Unifour helps keep your loved one comfortable within their own home. We provide a wide variety of pediatric and adult home care services, ranging from private duty nursing to personal care services. Unifour takes pride in exemplary communication and care coordination with all parties involved in the delivery of care, including the patient, their family, our staff, the social worker, and other medical disciplines in the home.

About Epic Health Services
Epic Health Services was founded in 2001 and has since become a leading national provider of pediatric skilled nursing, therapy, and autism services, as well as a spectrum of adult home health care services. Success in health care requires the delivery of exceptional care that meets the needs of patients, families, payers, regulatory agencies, and society. By maintaining a focus on quality care, extraordinary customer service, and compliance, Epic continues to grow and serve even more patients. For further information, please visit www.epichealthservices.com.

About Webster Capital
Founded in 2003, Webster Capital is a private equity partnership which helps companies unlock their potential. Webster focuses on branded consumer and healthcare services companies with EBITDA between $3 million to $15 million. Webster Capital provides equity financing, expertise, and a broad contact network for management buyouts and growth capital. At present, Webster has $600 million under management and is currently investing Fund III, a $400 million fund raised in 2014. For additional information on Webster Capital, please visit www.webstercapital.com.

Media Contact: Amanda Gleason
Marketwave for Epic Health Services Inc.
Email: agleason@marketwave.biz
972-770-5083 or 214-843-2975

SOURCE Epic Health Services Inc.



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