BayCare, Lakeland Regional grow to be companions in house health and fitness care

LAKELAND – Lakeland Regional Health and fitness has purchased a minority curiosity in BayCare HomeCare, in accordance to a press release.  

In Polk County, BayCare HomeCare Inc. services will be acknowledged as BayCare HomeCare/Lakeland Regional Well being. 

A information release issued Wednesday explained the region’s health treatment providers engaged in the transaction to “improve access to significant-quality article-acute treatment for Polk County people.” 

The transaction took effect Dec. 1.  

The non-earnings overall health treatment providers stated the potential benefit of “care coordination amongst the two organizations” included “improved individual communications, minimized readmission prices and far more productive discharge organizing.”  

“We are psyched to sign up for with BayCare HomeCare in Polk County to increase and strengthen entry to post-acute treatment in our group,” Danielle Drummond, president and CEO of Lakeland Regional Overall health, said in the prepared statement.