DaVita Inc., a Fortune 500 company, is the parent company of DaVita Kidney Care and HealthCare Partners, a DaVita Medical Group. While DaVita Kidney Care is a leading provider of kidney care in the United States, delivering dialysis services to patients with chronic kidney failure, DaVita Medical Group, DaVita Inc.’s second division, operates and manages medical groups and affiliated physician networks in seven states. Incorporated in 1999 in Denver, Colorado, DaVita now employees over 65,000 employees with revenues exceeding $14.5 billion (USD) in 2016. DaVita holds an investment grade rating of BB from Standard & Poor’s, and a long term rating of Ba2 from Moody’s. DaVita currently trades in the NYSE under the listed name DVA.