Kindred Healthcare Inc. (ticker: KND, exchange: New York Stock Exchange (.N))
News Release -
Kindred Healthcare to Present at Bear Stearns 19th Annual Healthcare ConferenceLouisville, KY (August 31, 2006) - Kindred Healthcare, Inc.
(the "Company") (NYSE: KND) today announced that Paul J. Diaz,
President and Chief Executive Officer, and Richard A. Lechleiter, Executive
Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will make a presentation regarding
the Company at the Bear Stearns 19th Annual Healthcare Conference in New
York City, on Monday, September 11, 2006, at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time.
The presentation is being audio webcast and can be accessed at the Company's
website at www.kindredhealthcare.com and at http://cc.talkpoint.com/BEAR002/091106a_cy/?entity=kindred.
Any written materials accompanying the presentation also will be available
on Kindred's website at the time of the presentation. The webcast
and any written materials accompanying the presentation will be archived
at www.kindredhealthcare.com after the event.
About Kindred Healthcare
Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: KND), is a Fortune 500 healthcare services
company, based in Louisville, Kentucky, with annualized revenues of $4.3
billion that provides services in over 500 locations in 39 states. Kindred
through its subsidiaries operates long-term acute care hospitals, skilled
nursing centers, institutional pharmacies and a contract rehabilitation
services business, Peoplefirst Rehabilitation Services, across
the United States. Kindred's 56,000 employees are committed to providing
high quality patient care and outstanding customer service to become the
most trusted and respected provider of healthcare services in every community
we serve. For more information, go to www.kindredhealthcare.com.
Susan E. Moss
Vice President of Corporate Communications