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|April 10, 2014 11:27 AM EDT||
NEW YORK, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE: BKD), Kindred Healthcare Inc. (NYSE: KND), Envision Healthcare Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EVHC), Select Medical Holdings Corporation (NYSE: SEM), and Emeritus Corp. (NYSE: ESC). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at: http://www.AnalystsReview.com/register
Brookdale Senior Living Inc. Analyst Notes
On April 2, 2014, Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (Brookdale Senior Living) announced the appointment of Tricia Conahan to the Company's newly created position of Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer. According to the Company, her responsibilities in the new role encompass all the aspects of the Brookdale Senior Living's marketing, brand, communications, digital strategy, and creative services functions. Brookdale Senior Living's CEO, T. Andrew Smith, commented, "Tricia brings great talent and skills both in marketing and in business leadership. In her role as CMO, Tricia will continue to evolve how we market to a growing senior population and their families. Last year we developed a centralized marketing function and launched a national branding initiative to establish Brookdale as the leading national provider of senior living solutions. We are pleased that Tricia has agreed to join us to lead the marketing activities of the nation's largest senior living provider." The Company informed that Ms. Conahan has more than 25 years of marketing and branding experience, most of it in senior level positions in the financial services, real estate, and publishing industries. The full analyst notes on Brookdale Senior Living Inc. are available to download free of charge at:
Kindred Healthcare Inc. Analyst Notes
On March 27, 2014, Kindred Healthcare Inc. (Kindred) announced the appointment of Heyward R. Donigan and Richard Goodman to the Company's Board of Directors with immediate effect. According to the Company, Ms. Donigan served as President and CEO of ValueOptions, Inc., the nation's largest independent behavioral healthcare and wellness company since 2010, while Mr. Goodman has had a three-decade career as a global finance executive, including serving as CFO of PepsiCo, Inc. from 2006 to 2010. Paul J. Diaz, Kindred's CEO said, "Heyward has a wide variety of managed care experience, which will help continue to strengthen our efforts to grow our managed care business and pursue new risk-based payment business in our Integrated Care Markets. Richard brings a strong financial and accounting background and also has a wide variety of strategic and operational experience. The addition of these two qualified independent directors to the Board reflects our continuing commitment to sound corporate governance and their experience and expertise will be beneficial to all of Kindred's stakeholders." The full analyst notes on Kindred Healthcare Inc. are available to download free of charge at:
Envision Healthcare Holdings, Inc. Analyst Notes
On April 7, 2014, Envision Healthcare Holdings Inc.'s stock declined 2.40% to end the day at $33.00. The Company's stock grew 12.36% over the past six months, compared to the Dow Jones Industrial Average Index which rose 8.77% and to the S&P 500 Index which rose 10.08% during the same trading period. The full analyst notes on Envision Healthcare Holdings, Inc. are available to download free of charge at:
Select Medical Holdings Corporation Analyst Notes
On March 24, 2014, Select Medical Holdings Corp. (Select Medical) announced that it is partnering with TriHealth to build and operate a 60-bed, acute inpatient rehabilitation hospital, TriHealth Rehabilitation Hospital, located in the Keystone Parke in Evanston, along Interstate 71 and Dana Avenue. According the Company, the TriHealth Rehabilitation Hospital aims to serve Cincinnati's increasing demand for inpatient rehabilitation. "The partnership builds on the patient-focused rehabilitation care already offered at TriHealth," said David S. Chernow, President and CEO of Select Medical. "We think very highly of TriHealth's reputation for clinical excellence and dedication to providing a great patient experience, and truly look forward to building a lasting relationship together." The Company informed that it anticipates the TriHealth Rehabilitation Hospital to open by late 2015. The full analyst notes on Select Medical Holdings Corporation are available to download free of charge at:
Emeritus Corp. Analyst Notes
On April 1, 2014, Emeritus Corp. (known as Emeritus Senior Living) announced that under its ongoing fight against poor nutrition for seniors, it has renewed its "10,000 Meals in 60 days" campaign to deliver meals to seniors in need and visit them to ensure that they get the required everyday nutrition, in observance of National Food Month in April 2014. The Company informed that its "10,000 Meals" campaign is an extension of Emeritus' Home Visits program, where dedicated senior living professionals visit people in their home to identify where they could use help, connect them with the services they need and provide friendly companionship. The full analyst notes on Emeritus Corp. are available to download free of charge at:
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