Clearview Capital Fund III, LP (“Fund III”) announced today that its portfolio company, St. Croix Hospice, LLC (“St. Croix” or the “Company”), has acquired certain assets of Saint Jude Healthcare, LLC and its subsidiaries (“Saint Jude”). Headquartered in Urbandale, Iowa, Saint Jude provides hospice services from 12 offices across four states: Wisconsin, Iowa, Kansas and Nebraska. Heath Bartness, CEO of St. Croix, commented, “The Saint Jude acquisition is highly complementary, solidifying St. Croix’s presence in the Wisconsin and Iowa markets, while expanding our footprint into two new states, Kansas and Nebraska. We are excited about the opportunity this acquisition presents to continue to offer the highest quality of care to our entire patient base throughout the greater Midwest region, and we will continue to aggressively seek out additional acquisitions within our footprint.” Based in Oakdale, Minnesota, St. Croix is a Medicare-certified, CHAP-accredited provider of hospice services throughout the Midwest region. Led by an experienced management team, the Company operates across five states: Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Nebraska and Kansas. The Company’s commitment to clinical excellence and a robust compliance function has firmly established St. Croix as one of the premier providers of hospice services throughout the Midwest.