IPC The Hospitalist Company, Inc. to Report Third Quarter 2012 Results

NORTH HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Oct. 17, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IPC The Hospitalist Company, Inc. (Nasdaq:IPCM), a leading national hospitalist physician group practice company, announced today that it will report results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2012 on Thursday, October 25, 2012, after the market close.

A conference call to review the results will begin at 5:00 p.m. ET (2:00 p.m. PT) on October 25, 2012 and will be hosted by Adam Singer, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Jeff Taylor, President and Chief Operating Officer, Rick Kline, Chief Financial Officer, and Devra Shapiro, Chief Administrative Officer.

To participate in the conference call, please dial 877-225-7695 (USA) or 720-545-0027 (International). In addition, a dial-up replay of the conference call will be available beginning October 25, 2012 at 8:00 p.m. ET (5:00 p.m. PT) and ending on November 1, 2012 at 11:59 p.m. The replay telephone number is 855-859-2056 (USA) or 404-537-3406 (International); please use the conference ID 47024529 to access the replay.

A live webcast of the call will also be available from the Investor Relations section on the corporate web site at http://www.hospitalist.com. A webcast replay can be accessed on the corporate web site beginning October 25, 2012 at approximately 8:00 p.m. ET (5:00 p.m. PT) and will remain available until November 25, 2012 at 11:59 p.m.

About IPC The Hospitalist Company

IPC The Hospitalist Company, Inc. (Nasdaq:IPCM) is a leading physician group practice company focused on the delivery of hospitalist medicine and related facility-based services. IPC's physicians and affiliated providers practice exclusively in hospitals or other inpatient facilities, including acute, sub-acute and long-term care settings. The Company offers its providers the comprehensive training, information technology, and management support systems necessary to improve the quality and reduce the cost of patient care in the facilities it serves. For more information, visit the IPC website at www.hospitalist.com.

CONTACT: IPC The Hospitalist Company, Inc. Rick Kline (818) 766-3502 The Ruth Group Investor Relations Amy Glynn/Stephanie Carrington (646) 536-7023 / 7017 aglynn@theruthgroup.com scarrington@theruthgroup.comSource:IPC The Hospitalist Company, Inc.