Levi & Korsinsky is investigating the Board of Directors of Gentiva Health Services Inc. (“Gentiva” or “the Company”) (NASDAQ:GTIV) for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law in connection with the sale of the Company to Kindred Healthcare Inc. (NYSE:KND).

Click here to learn more about the investigation: http://zlk.9nl.com/gentiva-health-gtiv.

Under the terms of the transaction, Gentiva shareholders will receive $19.50 for each share of Gentiva stock they own. The investigation concerns whether the Board of Gentiva breached their fiduciary duties to stockholders by failing to adequately shop the Company before agreeing to enter into this transaction, and whether Kindred Healthcare Inc. is underpaying for Gentiva shares.

If you own Gentiva common stock and wish to obtain additional information, please contact Joseph E. Levi, Esq. either via email at jlevi@zlk.com or by telephone at (212) 363-7500, toll-free: (877) 363-5972, or visit http://zlk.9nl.com/gentiva-health-gtiv.

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