This firm makes more than 1m medicine deliveries to patients each year — and has cared for more than 4m people since it was founded in 1992. A 20% increase in patient numbers to 165,000 in 2017 pushed turnover up 11% to £1.8bn, as profits grew to £19m. Chief executive Darryn Gibson, 53, joined from Mitie in April and oversees a workforce of 1,600.

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Company details
CompanyHealthcare at Home
ActivityHome healthcare provider
LocationBurton upon Trent
Sales £m1,813
Profit £m19
Year endOct 17
Principal shareholdersVitruvian Partners (73%), Hutton Collins (17%), management (10%)

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