SEC Form 4
FORM 4 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
NORTH TIDE CAPITAL, LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
500 BOYLSTON STREET
SUITE 1860

(Street)
BOSTON MA 02116

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
AMEDISYS INC [ AMED ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director X 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
10/29/2015
4. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
Form filed by One Reporting Person
X Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 3) 2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed Of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 3 and 4) 6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock 10/29/2015 S 37,000 D $39.83 3,771,600 I See Footnotes (1) (2) (3)
Common Stock 10/30/2015 S 1,000 D $39.7483 3,770,600 I See Footnotes (1) (2) (4)
Common Stock 10/30/2015 S 112,000 D $39.6697 3,658,600 I See Footnotes (1) (2) (5)
Common Stock 10/30/2015 S 33,900 D $39.4 3,624,700 I See Footnotes (1) (2) (6)
Common Stock 11/02/2015 S 93,820 D $40.0696 3,530,880 I See Footnotes (1) (2) (7)
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 3) 2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code (Instr. 8) 5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D) (Instr. 3, 4 and 5) 6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 3 and 4) 8. Price of Derivative Security (Instr. 5) 9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
NORTH TIDE CAPITAL, LLC

(Last) (First) (Middle)
500 BOYLSTON STREET
SUITE 1860

(Street)
BOSTON MA 02116

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
North Tide Capital Master, LP

(Last) (First) (Middle)
500 BOYLSTON STREET
SUITE 1860

(Street)
BOSTON MA 02116

(City) (State) (Zip)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Laughlin Conan

(Last) (First) (Middle)
500 BOYLSTON STREET
SUITE 1860

(Street)
BOSTON MA 02116

(City) (State) (Zip)
Explanation of Responses:
1. Shares reported herein as beneficially owned by North Tide Capital, LLC ("North Tide") represent shares held for the account of North Tide Capital Master, LP (the "Master Fund") and a managed account client (the "Account"). North Tide serves as investment manager for the Master Fund and the Account. Mr. Laughlin serves as manager of North Tide.
2. Each of the Reporting Persons disclaims beneficial ownership of the shares reported herein except to the extent of its or his pecuniary interest therein, and the filing of this Form 4 shall not be construed as an admission that any of the Reporting Persons is the beneficial owner of any such shares for purposes of Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or for any other purpose.
3. Of the shares sold on October 29, 2015, 33,763 shares were held for the account of the Master Fund, 3,237 shares were held for the account of the Account and all of such shares may be deemed beneficially owned by North Tide and Mr. Laughlin. As of October 29, 2015, 3,441,585 shares were held for the account of the Master Fund, 330,015 shares were held for the account of the Account and all of such shares may be deemed beneficially owned by North Tide and Mr. Laughlin.
4. Of the shares sold on October 30, 2015 at $39.7483, 912 shares were held for the account of the Master Fund, 88 shares were held for the account of the Account and all of such shares may be deemed beneficially owned by North Tide and Mr. Laughlin.
5. Of the shares sold on October 30, 2015 at $39.6697, 102,200 shares were held for the account of the Master Fund, 9,800 shares were held for the account of the Account and all of such shares may be deemed beneficially owned by North Tide and Mr. Laughlin.
6. Of the shares sold on October 30, 2015 at $39.40, 30,934 shares were held for the account of the Master Fund, 2,966 shares were held for the account of the Account and all of such shares may be deemed beneficially owned by North Tide and Mr. Laughlin. As of October 30, 2015, 3,307,539 shares were held for the account of the Master Fund, 317,161 shares were held for the account of the Account and all of such shares may be deemed beneficially owned by North Tide and Mr. Laughlin.
7. Of the shares sold on November 2, 2015, 85,611 shares were held for the account of the Master Fund, 8,209 shares were held for the account of the Account and all of such shares may be deemed beneficially owned by North Tide and Mr. Laughlin. As of November 2, 2015, 3,221,928 shares are held for the account of the Master Fund, 308,952 shares are held for the account of the Account and all of such shares may be deemed beneficially owned by North Tide and Mr. Laughlin.
Remarks:
/s/ NORTH TIDE CAPITAL MASTER, LP, by North Tide Capital GP, LLC, Conan Laughlin, Manager 11/02/2015
/s/ NORTH TIDE CAPITAL, LLC by Conan Laughlin, Manager 11/02/2015
/s/ Conan Laughlin, Individually 11/02/2015
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
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