Healthcare - KOS
KOS is one of the main Italian operators in the care-home sector. Founded by CIR in 2002 with an interest held by the private equity fund Ardian. KOSís mission is to offer quality healthcare and residential services with professionalism, a welcoming spirit and humanity. The company operates particularly in three areas:
- Nursing homes (RSAs): management in care homes for the non-self sufficient elderly, where it operates under the brand Anni Azzurri.
- Rehabilitation: management in functional psychiatric rehabilitation units, where it operates under the brands Santo Stefano (functional rehabilitation) and Redancia (psychiatric rehabilitation).
- Oncology treatment, diagnostics, hospital management: providing advanced and complex hi-tech medical services (diagnostic imagining, nuclear medicine and radio therapy) as an external service provider for the Naional Health Service, under the Medipass brand. In this business area, the group also manages the Fratelli Montecchi Hospital in Suzzara (Mantua).
KOS manages 77 facilities
in central and northern Italy, for a total of more than 7,300 beds
. During 2015 the KOS group acquired four care homes for the elderly in Lombardy, began managing a new nursing home in Turin and a psychiatric rehabilitation unit in the Marche region. In the area of oncology treatment and diagnostics, activities are continuing in India through the joint venture ClearMedi Healthcare Ltd and in the United Kingdom through the subsidiary Medipass Healthcare Ltd.
In 2015, KOS posted consolidated revenues of 439.2 million
euro and a net income of 19.8 million euro
The CEO of KOS is Giuseppe Vailati Venturi