HCPro Acquires Beacon Health

Press Releases, October 7, 2008


MARBLEHEAD, Mass.--HCPro, Inc. is pleased to announce a significant expansion of its presence in the homecare and hospice industry with the acquisition of Beacon Health. Located in Mequon, WI, and led by industry expert, Diane Omdahl, Beacon Health is the market leader in providing information and published products for the homecare and hospice industry. Beacon Health is dedicated to advancing the art and practice of homecare and hospice providers through ever higher standards of education, resources, and support. With a long history of helping agencies and personnel become more productive, Beacon provides the tools necessary to achieve higher standards of business and professional practice.

We are privileged to continue Beacon Health's legacy of providing insight for homecare compliance and management to its customers, says Bruce Guzowski, CEO of HCPro. Guzowski added, We are delighted to be adding Diane Omdahl and key members of Beacon Health to the HCPro Team.

Beacon Health offers a comprehensive listing of products and services via multiple platforms. Premier solutions include the Beacon Institute, a members-only resource for homecare providers. Beacon Health also offers live events, broadcast events, e-learning modules, and resource centers for clinical, educational, and compliance professionals. Beacon Healths editorial and marketing staff will continue to operate in Mequon.

Larry Grimes, President of W.B. Grimes & Company, represented Beacon in the sale.