Matt gaetz father net worth: Don Gaetz was born on 22 January 1948 in Rugby, North Dakota. He was once Rugby’s mayor and a state legislator his father Jerry Gaetz. Jerry was a Lieutenant Governor candidate for North Dakota in 1964.
Tragically, during the 1964 Republican National Convention, Jerry died of a heart attack. In the 1982 Federal Hospice Care Reimbursement Act, Mr. Gaetz was an important figure. This act meant that hospice treatment was a Medicare benefit.
One year later Don and a group of partners turned VITAS into a healthcare company called Hospice Incorporated, a non-profit organization.
Don Gaetz is an American politician with a $30 million net worth. He served in the Florida State Senate before becoming best known as the father of politician Matt Gaetz. VITAS is also the country’s largest end-of-life healthcare provider, with 50 hospitals in 14 states and the District of Columbia.
VITAS was purchased by Roto Rooter’s parent company, Chemed, for $400 million in 2004. Chemed is now a publicly traded corporation with a market capitalization of $7.5 billion and total sales of $2 billion.