Ensign acquires three assisted living facilities

The Ensign Group has bought Heritage Assisted living of Boise, Heritage Assisted Living of Twin Falls and Woodstone Assisted Living.

The Boise facility has 100 units, while Heritage of Twin Falls has 70 units. Woodstone has 85 units and also is located in Twin Falls. The purchases were effective April 16.

Ensign will now have 147 healthcare facilities, and the newest three are expected to be mildly accretive to earnings in 2015, according to Bridgestone Living LLC, Ensign's seniors housing subsidiary.