Operates as a holding company
Chemed Corp. operates as a holding company. The company operates business through two segments: The VITAS Healthcare and Roto-Rooter Group. The VITAS Healthcare segment provides hospice services to patients through a network of physicians, registered nurses, home health aides, social workers, clergy and volunteers. The Roto-Rooter segment provides plumbing and drain cleaning services to both residential and commercial customers. Chemed was founded in 1970 and is headquartered in Cincinnati, OH.