PLYMOUTH MEETING, PA – (BUSINESS WIRE) –AdaptHealth Corp. (NASDAQ: AHCO) (âAdaptHealthâ or the âCompanyâ), a national leader in providing patient-focused, technology-driven chronic disease management solutions including home health care equipment, home medical supplies and related services in the United States, announced today that it has amended its senior secured credit facilities to increase its term loan by $ 100 million and increase the maximum borrowing capacity under its revolving credit facility of $ 250 million from $ 450 million to $ 450 million. The proceeds of the additional term loan will be primarily used to repay all existing revolving credit borrowings and the entire $ 450 million revolving credit facility will be made available to the Company to finance acquisitions and for the purposes of general company policies. The principal terms of the senior secured credit facilities, including interest rates, principal amortization and covenants, remain unchanged.
Steve Griggs, Co-CEO of AdaptHealth, said, âWe appreciate the support from the company’s lenders as we continue to execute on the company’s growth strategy. By leveraging the combination of AdaptHealth and AeroCare in February 2021, we see sustainable opportunities to continue to grow through strategic and accretive acquisitions across all of our core businesses. The additional funding is critical to our ability to act quickly and take advantage of these opportunities. Having completed 245 acquisitions on a combined basis since 2012 (85 completed by AdaptHealth and 160 by AeroCare), I am confident that our acquisition program will continue to make a substantial contribution to AdaptHealth’s future financial success. ”
Josh Parnes, President of AdaptHealth, also said, âWe are also very pleased with the progress we have made in integrating the operations of AdaptHealth and AeroCare. We are confident that these integration efforts will enhance our ability to integrate future acquisitions into our best-in-class technology platforms and drive internal processes and operational efficiency. ”
Regions Capital Markets, a division of Regions Bank, acted as lead manager and sole administrative agent under the Incremental Senior Secured Credit Facility, and Citizens Bank, NA and Truist Securities, Inc. acted as as joint leaders in the expansion of the credit agreement.
About AdaptHealth Corp.
AdaptHealth is a national leader in providing patient-centered, technology-based chronic disease management solutions including home care equipment, home medical supplies and related services in the United States. AdaptHealth offers a full line of medical products and solutions designed to help patients manage chronic disease at home, adjust to life and thrive. Product and service offerings include (i) sleep therapy equipment, related supplies and services (including CPAP and bi PAP services) for people with obstructive sleep apnea, (ii) devices medical and patient supplies for the treatment of diabetes (including continuous glucose monitors and insulin pumps), (iii) home medical equipment (MCH) for discharging acute care patients and other facilities, (iv) oxygen and related chronic therapy services at home, and (v) other HME medical devices and supplies on behalf of chronically ill patients with wound care, urology needs , incontinence, ostomy and diet. The company is proud to partner with an extensive and diverse network of referral sources, including acute care hospitals, sleep laboratories, pulmonologists, skilled nursing facilities and clinics. AdaptHealth Beneficiaries of Medicare, Medicaid, and commercial insurance payers. AdaptHealth serves nearly 3 million patients per year in all 50 states through its network of more than 500 sites in 46 states. Learn more about www.adapthealth.com.
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