CLEARWATER, Fla., Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Senior Home Care, Inc., the nation's thirteenth largest home health care provider, today announced that it has been named to the Tampa Bay Business 100 list for 2013 by the Tampa Bay Business Journal. Included among the top privately held companies based in Tampa Bay, Senior Home Care placed 35 on the list.
Rankings and company profiles are published on the Journal's website, www.bizjournals.com/tampabay. In addition, the Journal presented awards to the top 100 finalists on September 18 during its Inaugural Event at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay, which attracted nearly 500 attendees.
Senior Home Care' s Chief Executive Officer, Robert Fusco, said, "Our organization is honored to be included on this prestigious list. We're pleased to be among such an elite group ... some of the most recognized brands in the region."
The company was considered for an award in the Statewide Impact category for its commitment to serving approximately 30,000 patients annually from 30 office locations with 1,000 employees in Florida. Acquisitions, including Med Tech Services in South Florida, have helped propel growth for the organization.
Senior Home Care also was reviewed for the Most Innovative Company Award for investing in technology. It is the first company of its kind to join the Florida Health Information Exchange (HIE), established to electronically share patient health information across the state. In addition, the company is expanding in-home patient telemonitoring services (with technology from Medtronic) and spent $3.5 million for an electronic patient data management platform.
About Senior Home Care, Inc.
Senior Home Care, Inc. has been treating seniors throughout Florida and Louisiana with quality home health care services since 1994. With 47 branch locations (Senior Home Care in Florida and Synergy Home Care in Louisiana) and 1,800 employees, the company is one of the largest home health care providers in the Southeast. Working in conjunction with patients' physicians, Senior Home Care's clinicians treat more than 50,000 seniors each year in their homes and assisted/independent living facilities. For more, visit www.seniorhomecare.net.
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