Amedisys, a Baton Rouge-based home health company, said it has acquired the right to operate in 10 counties in western Kentucky through a deal with Christian Care Communities.

The price was not disclosed. Amedisys said the counties will be taken care of by its offices in Owensboro and Bowling Green, Kentucky.

Amedisys has operations in 35 states and provides home health and hospice care to more than 369,000 people a year.