Home Health Business Quarterly: Companies in the News: Option Care acquires portions of Healix Health

Option Care Inc. of Bannockburn, IL, has acquired certain assets of Healix Health Services Inc., a Texas-based provider of home infusion and respiratory therapy. Details of the agreement were not disclosed.

"The Healix acquisition marks a significant step toward strengthening our position in the state of Texas and expanding our network outside of established markets, marked by our entry into the state of New Mexico. Importantly, this acquisition also establishes our diversification into respiratory therapy," said Raj Rai, Option Care’s president and CEO.

Option Care provides pharmacy services on behalf of third-party payors a nationwide network of 133 owned and franchised pharmacy locations and three regional specialty pharmacies.