EX-24.1 2 attachment1.htm EX-24.1 DOCUMENT
                               POWER OF ATTORNEY

     Know all by these presents, that the undersigned hereby constitutes and
appoints each of Jennifer R. Guckert and David L. Kemmerly, signing singly, the
undersigned's true and lawful attorney-in-fact to:

1.   execute for and on behalf of the undersigned, in the undersigned's
     individual capacity, Forms 3, 4 and 5 in accordance with Section 16(a) of
     the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, and the rules and
     regulations promulgated thereunder (the "Exchange Act");

2.   do and perform any and all acts for and on behalf of the undersigned which
     may be necessary or desirable to complete and execute any Forms 3, 4 or 5,
     including filing and applying for and updating any accession, CCC, and CIK
     filing codes (including filing SEC Form ID (or any similar form)), complete
     and execute any amendment or amendments thereto, and timely file such form
     with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and any stock exchange or
     similar authority; and

3.   take any and all other actions of any type whatsoever in connection with
     the foregoing which, in the opinion of such attorney-in-fact, may be of
     benefit to, in the best interest of, or legally required by, the
     undersigned, it being understood that the documents executed by such
     attorney-in-fact on behalf of the undersigned pursuant to this Power of
     Attorney shall be in such form and shall contain such terms and conditions
     as such attorney-in-fact may approve in such attorney-in-fact's discretion.

     The undersigned hereby grants to each such attorney-in-fact full power and
authority to do and perform any and every act and thing whatsoever requisite,
necessary, or proper to be done in the exercise of any of the rights and powers
herein granted, as fully to all intents and purposes as the undersigned might or
could do if personally present, with full power of substitution or revocation,
hereby ratifying and confirming all that such attorney-in-fact, or such
attorney-in-fact's substitute or substitutes, shall lawfully do or cause to be
done by virtue of this power of attorney and the rights and powers herein
granted.  The undersigned acknowledges that the foregoing attorneys-in-fact, in
serving in such capacity at the request of the undersigned, are not assuming any
of the undersigned's responsibilities to comply with Section 16 of the Exchange

     This Power of Attorney shall remain in full force and effect until the
undersigned is no longer required to file Forms 3, 4 and 5 with respect to the
undersigned's holdings of and transactions in securities issued by Amedisys,
Inc., unless earlier revoked by the undersigned in a signed writing delivered to
the foregoing attorneys-in-fact.

     IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power of Attorney to be
executed on November 4, 2019.

/s/ Molly J. Coye
Molly J. Coye