Air Methods Corporation (AIRM) Q1 2010 Earnings Conference Call May 6, 2010 4:15 PM ET Executives Christine Clarke – IR Aaron Todd – CEO Trent Carman – CFO, Treasurer, and Secretary Analysts Bob Labick – CJS Securities Kevin Campbell – Avondale Partners Ryan Daniels – William Blair PresentationOperator
Good afternoon. My name is Miranda and I will be your conference operator today. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the Air Methods reports First Quarter 2010 results conference call. All lines have been placed on mute to prevent any background noise. After the speakers’ remarks there will be a question-and-answer session. (Operator Instructions) I will now like to turn the call over to Christine Clarke. Ma’am you may begin. Christine Clarke Thank you. Good afternoon. Thank you for joining us today to review Air Methods first quarter financial results ended March 31, 2010. As the Operator indicated, my name is Christine Clarke and I am with Air Methods Corporation. Also on the today representing the Company are Mr. Aaron Todd, Chief Executive Officer and Mr. Trent Carman, Chief Financial Officer. At the conclusion of today’s prepared remarks, we will open the call for a question-and-answer session. I would like to remind everyone this conference call includes statements that constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. This conference call includes certain forward-looking statements, which are subject to various risks and uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially from those currently anticipated due to a number of factors including, but not limited to the size, structure and growth of the Company’s air medical services and products markets, the collection rates for patient transport, the continuation and/or renewal of air medical service contracts, the acquisition of profitable product division contracts and other flight service operations, the successful expansion of the community-based operations and other matters set forth in the Company’s public filings.