InnovAge Acquires Aspen Home Health Care, Inc.
April 01, 2014
InnovAge, a Colorado organization that provides a broad range of services for aging adults and other disabled individuals in need of care and support to remain independent in their homes and communities, is proud to announce its recent acquisition of Aspen Home Health Care, Inc.; a skilled and personal care home care agency that has provided services for clients in Pitkin, Garfield and Eagle Counties for more than nine years.
Headquartered in Denver and serving Colorado, New Mexico and California, InnovAge serves as the comprehensive resource for aging adults in the communities it serves.
As of today, Aspen Home Health Care will be known as InnovAge Home Care-Aspen. Under this new ownership, the current office in Carbondale will remain open and the staff will continue to provide the highest quality of care to clients. Aspen Home Health Care staff will be offered positions with InnovAge, pending the completion of employment processes.
“Aspen Home Health Care has successfully served a critical need in the community. It has been a pleasure supporting each of our clients and the company is now in good hands with InnovAge,” said Brad Geddes, Aspen Home Health Care co-owner and president. “We have a strong commitment to providing care to those in need, in their own home and familiar surroundings. We are confident that InnovAge shares our passion, vision and commitment to senior care.”
“We are pleased and excited about the new energy and additional senior resources coming to the Roaring Fork Valley,” said Terrie Geddes, Aspen Home Health Care co-owner and director of Clinical Services.
Founded in 1969, InnovAge Home Care serves the South Central and Front Range areas of Colorado with offices in Denver, Thornton, Pueblo, Cañon City and Estes Park. Now, through the acquisition of Aspen Home Health Care, InnovAge Home Care will also serve areas extending in Pitkin, Garfield, and Eagle counties,from Aspen to Glenwood and Vail to Parachute.
The InnovAge Home Care team of 125 staff in Colorado offers an extensive range of home services, including 24 hour care, skilled care, personal care assistance such as help dressing, bathing, grooming and with incontinence needs; meal preparation; light housekeeping and chores; medication reminders; transportation to medical appointments, shopping and other errands; assistance at appointments; post- hospital care; and private pay transportation for individuals who can transfer into cars with minimal help.
“This is a proud and exciting time of expansion for InnovAge. We are working hand-in-hand with Brad and Terrie Geddes to ensure a smooth transition and continue the important work Aspen Home Health Care has done in the Aspen area,” said Maureen Hewitt, president and CEO of InnovAge. “The acquisition of Aspen Home Health Care strengthens our organization’s ability to serve a wide and growing aging population. Our large network of services will help us provide additional support for aging adults in the Valley.”
InnovAge is a non-profit that empowers seniors and caregivers by creating a personalized roadmap for aging based on an individual’s unique and evolving needs. As a leader in senior care, InnovAge guides and offers tailored solutions for aging adults and their families, with the goal of keeping loved ones independent and vibrant for as long as possible in their own homes. InnovAge has supported and cared for thousands of seniors since 1991 and currently operates in Colorado, New Mexico and California with nearly 1,000 employees.