July 24, 2014 7:35 AM ET

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Company Overview of Lincare Holdings Inc.

Company Overview

Lincare Holdings Inc. provides oxygen, respiratory, and other chronic therapy services to patients in the home. Its principal products and services include home oxygen equipment, such as oxygen concentrators, which are stationary units that provide a continuous flow of oxygen by filtering ordinary room air; and liquid oxygen systems that are thermally insulated containers of liquid oxygen. The company also offers respiratory and chronic therapy services, including nebulizers and associated respiratory medications that provide aerosol therapy for customers suffering from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma; continuous positive airway pressure devices, which maintain open a...

19387 US 19 North

Clearwater, FL 33764

United States

Founded in 1972

10,841 Employees





Key Executives for Lincare Holdings Inc.

President and Chief Operating Officer
Age: 49
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 49
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Lincare Holdings Inc. Key Developments

Lincare Holdings Inc. Announces Board Changes

Lincare Holdings Inc. entered into an agreement and plan of merger with Linde AG and Linde US Inc. In connection with the Merger and as contemplated by the Merger Agreement, each of John P. Byrnes, Stuart H. Altman, Ph.D., Frank D Byrne, M.D. and William F. Miller, III resigned from the board of directors of the company and from all committees of the board on which such directors served, effective as of the time that purchaser first accepted for payment shares that were validly tendered and not withdrawn pursuant to the offer. Each of Chester B. Black, Angela Bryant and Ellen Zane resigned from the Board and from all committees of the Board on which such directors served, effective as of the Effective Time. Effective as of the Acceptance Time, the Board appointed the following individuals as members of the Board: Jens Luehring, Patrick F. Murphy, Bjoern Schneider and Mark D. Weller. Such persons were designated for appointment as directors of the company by purchaser pursuant to the merger agreement.

Lincare Holdings Inc.(NasdaqGS:LNCR) dropped from Morgan Stanley Healthcare Provider Index (Equal-weighted) (AMEX)

Lincare Holdings Inc. will be removed from Morgan Stanley Healthcare Provider Index (Equal-weighted)

Lincare Holdings Inc.(NasdaqGS:LNCR) dropped from NASDAQ Composite Index

Lincare Holdings Inc. will be removed from NASDAQ Composite Index

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