Sequoia Health Services is a subsidiary of Omnicare, which is one of the leading geriatric pharmaceutical service companies in the United States. Founded in 1981, Omnicare is a provider of pharmaceuticals and related pharmacy and ancillary services to long-term health care institutions. The parent company s clients include retirement centers, independent living communities, hospitals, and primarily skilled nursing and assisted living facilities. Omnicare provides pharmacy services in over 45 U.S. states, the District of Columbia and in Canada. In addition, the parent company provides operational software and support systems. Omnicare s pharmacy services also include distribution and patient assistance services for specialty pharmaceuticals. The parent company s contract research organization provides comprehensive product development and research services for the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, nutraceutical, medical devices and diagnostic industries in over 30 countries worldwide.