Forrest L. Preston , Chairman and CEO of Life Care Home Health Inc. and Life Care Centers of America Inc.
, said LHC
"is a strong provider of high-quality health care services.
"As we pursue a primary strategic focus on our core facilities-based operations, we are very pleased to be selling these home health agencies to an organization that we are confident will continue to provide our patients outstanding care and service, while giving our agency employees a great place to continue their careers," Preston
said in a statement today.