Bayada Home Health Care (stylized BAYADA) is an international, privately held home health care company. The organization has previously been known as RN Homecare and Bayada Nurses. While the headquarters is based in Moorestown Township, New Jersey, the company employs over 18,000 nursing support staff in 250 offices throughout the United States and India. The organization provides in-home nursing services, which encompass physical, occupational and speech therapy. Additional services include medical social work, home health aides and hospice support. Since 2004, the organization has co-sponsored the "Bayada Award for Technological Innovation in Nursing Education and Practice", which recognizes individuals in the nursing field who work to introduce advancements in technology in support of nursing education and the nursing industry overall. On January 17, 1975, Bayada Home Health Care was established as RN Homecare, by J. Mark Baiada in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In 1983, the name of the company was changed to Bayada Nurses, representing the Baiada family and staff of nursing professionals. In 2012, on the companys 37th anniversary, Bayada Nurses rebranded as Bayada Home Health Care, in order to better encompass the organizations services and the work performed by the staff of nursing professionals. In January 2012, Bayada announced they had acquired NurseFinders Home Care, expanding their services with 16 locations in nine states.