Kindred Healthcare says it may revise or withdraw bid for Gentiva

June 28, 2014 1:22 AM

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(Reuters) - U.S. hospital operator Kindred Healthcare Inc (KND.N) said on Friday it was prepared to revise or withdraw its offer to buy Gentiva Health Services Inc (GTIV.O), after reports that the home healthcare services provider may be trying to buy rival Amedisys Inc (AMED.O).

Kindred said in a letter that it was concerned about marketplace reports that Gentiva may be trying to acquire Amedisys Inc (AMED.O) while refusing to discuss Kindred's offer.

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