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IPC Healthcare Expands Post-Acute Presence in Arizona and California

NORTH HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Aug. 26, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IPC Healthcare, Inc. (Nasdaq:IPCM), a leading national acute hospitalist and post-acute provider organization, announced today that it has acquired Triad Medical Group, a post-acute provider group headquartered in Tucson, Arizona. This acquisition will add more than 35,000 encounters on a combined annualized basis to IPC's post-acute operations.

"Our reputation was built on providing quality post-acute services, and we are eager for the opportunity to continue increasing our level of service and innovation through this new partnership with IPC," said William Martz, M.D., co-founder of Triad.

R. Jeffrey Taylor, president and COO of IPC Healthcare, said, "We are excited to welcome the talented clinicians of Triad to IPC. We look forward to expanding our base business in the Tucson area with this group, which shares our values of quality, compassion and exceptional patient care. We are also delighted that Dr. Martz will be joining us as a Practice Group Leader in the area."

Separately, in early August IPC acquired ArcWell Medical of California, a post-acute group in the Bay Area, which is expected to add approximately 14,000 encounters on an annualized basis.

Taylor added, "The acquisitions of Triad and ArcWell continue IPC's strategic expansion to partner with the best post-acute practices around the country, which will ultimately lead the way in improving the care of patients across the acute and post-acute continuum."

About IPC Healthcare, Inc.

IPC Healthcare, Inc. (Nasdaq:IPCM) is a leading national acute hospitalist and post-acute provider group practice company. IPC Healthcare's affiliated physicians and other clinical providers practice in over 400 hospitals and 1,700 post-acute care facilities. The Company offers it's more than 1,900 employed clinicians comprehensive training, information technology, and management support systems to improve the quality and reduce the cost of patient care in the facilities it serves. For more information, visit the IPC Healthcare website at www.ipchealthcare.com.

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