IPC The Hospitalist Company, Inc. to Present at the 24th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference

NORTH HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Nov. 20, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IPC The Hospitalist Company, Inc. (Nasdaq:IPCM), a leading national hospitalist physician group practice company, announced today that Adam Singer, MD, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Jeff Taylor, President and Chief Operating Officer, are scheduled to present at the 24th Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference in New York, NY.

Date: Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Time: 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time

Place: New York Palace

An audio Web cast of the Company's presentations will be available by visiting the investor relations section of IPC's Web site at www.hospitalist.com. A replay of the presentation will be available for 15 days.

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