FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif., Jan. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Skilled Healthcare Group, Inc. (NYSE: SKH) today announced that Robert Fish, Chief Executive Officer of Skilled Healthcare Group and George V. Hager, Jr., Chief Executive Officer of Genesis HealthCare, LLC, are scheduled to present at the 33rd Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference on Thursday, January 15, 2015, at 9:30 am Pacific Time. The conference is being held at the Westin St. Francis Hotel, San Francisco, CA.
As announced in August 2014, Genesis HealthCare and Skilled Healthcare Group have signed a definitive agreement to combine. The combined company will operate under the Genesis HealthCare name and will be traded on the NYSE. The transaction is expected to close in February 2015.
A copy of the combined slide presentation will be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 8-K and made available on the Company's web site at www.skilledhealthcaregroup.com prior to Skilled Healthcare Group's scheduled appearance.
About Skilled Healthcare Group, Inc.
Skilled Healthcare Group, Inc., based in Foothill Ranch, California, is a holding company with subsidiary healthcare services companies, which in the aggregate had trailing twelve month revenue of approximately $831 million and approximately 15,000 employees as of September 30, 2014. Skilled Healthcare Group and its wholly-owned companies, collectively referred to as the "Company," operate long-term care facilities and provide a wide range of post-acute care services, with a strategic emphasis on sub-acute specialty health care. The Company operates long-term care facilities in California, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico and Texas, including 73 skilled nursing facilities that offer sub-acute care and rehabilitative and specialty health skilled nursing care, and 22 assisted living facilities that provide room and board and social services. In addition, the Company provides physical, occupational and speech therapy in Company-operated facilities and unaffiliated facilities. Furthermore, the Company provides hospice and home health care in Arizona, California, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico and Nevada. The Company leases 5 skilled nursing facilities in California to an unaffiliated third party operator. More information about Skilled Healthcare is available at www.skilledhealthcaregroup.com.
This release includes "forward-looking statements." You can identify these statements by the fact that they do not relate strictly to historical or current facts. These statements contain words such as "may," "will," "project," "might," "expect," "believe," "anticipate," "intend," "could," "would," "estimate," "continue" or "pursue," or the negative or other variations thereof or comparable terminology. Forward-looking statements in this release include statements regarding the proposed combination of Skilled Healthcare and Genesis HealthCare. These forward-looking statements are based on current expectations about the future and are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially, including, but not limited to, delays in or failure to satisfy required closing conditions, including the receipt of required regulatory approvals with respect to the transaction; failure to consummate or delay in consummating the transaction for other reasons.
Additionally, we face a number of other risks and uncertainties in our business, including, but not limited to, the factors described in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2013 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (including the sections entitled "Risk Factors" and "Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations" contained therein) and in our subsequent reports on Form 10-Q and Form 8-K.
Any forward-looking statements contained herein are made only as of the date of this release. Skilled Healthcare disclaims any obligation to update the forward-looking statements. Investors are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements.
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