Halcyon Healthcare logoWe are pleased to announce that Halcyon Healthcare, a portfolio Company of Health Evolution Partners (HEP) and parent company to Halcyon Hospice has acquired Community Hospice of Mississippi, headquartered in Tupelo, MS.

Community was founded by the brother and sister team of Charles “Buck” Boatner and his sister Marilyn Hicks. Community has seven locations throughout the State of Mississippi including Tupelo, Batesville, Hattiesburg, Yazoo City, Philadelphia, Clinton, and an Inpatient Unit, Darlington Oaks, based in Tupelo.

Dan Kohl, CEO states “We’re delighted to enter Mississippi with a high quality provider like Community. Buck and Marilyn have done a fantastic job building their business and we look forward to assisting with their continued growth. They have an outstanding reputation and deliver compassionate patient care through a team of dedicated employees that we’re honored to have the chance to work with.”

Halcyon Healthcare was formed in 2010 by Dan Kohl, Jack Draughon and HEP to build a leading hospice company in the Southeastern United States. Starting with the acquisition of two providers in the Atlanta area and then expansion into South Georgia and South Carolina, the Community transaction marks the fifth acquisition completed by Halcyon.

About Halcyon Hospice– Based in Atlanta, Georgia, Halcyon Hospice was launched by an experienced team of healthcare leaders in 2010.  We’re dedicated to providing comfort for patients and families struggling with serious illness. We work each day to deliver the highest quality hospice services for our patients and families. We provide hospice services at home, inpatient hospice, hospice in facilities, continuous care, and bereavement services.