Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman LLC is investigating possible securities laws violations by IPC The Hospitalist Company, Inc. (“IPC or the Company”)(NASDAQ: IPCM-News) between May 4, 2009 and June 8, 2010.

IPC, through its affiliates, provides, manages and coordinates the care of hospitalized patients and serves as the inpatient partner of primary care physicians and specialists. IPC provides infrastructure, information management systems, specialized training programs, transition management, regional management, recruiting, training, financial reporting, billing and collections, risk management, compliance programs, and administrative support. The investigation is related to IPC’s June 9, 2010, announcement that it received a civil investigative demand issued by the Department of Justice, U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Illinois. The civil investigative demand requests information concerning claims the Company has submitted to Medicare and Medicaid and applies to the Company and its affiliated professional organizations. According IPC, the civil investigative demand “seeks production of a wide range of documents relating to the Company’s Medicare and Medicaid participation, physician arrangements, operations and compliance programs.”

If you are aware of any facts relating to this investigation, or purchased shares of IPC between May 4, 2009 and June 8, 2010, you can assist this investigation by contacting either Peretz Bronstein or Eitan Kimelman of Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC at 212-697-6484 or via email eitan@bgandg.com. Those who inquire by e-mail are encouraged to include their mailing address and telephone number.

Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC is a corporate litigation boutique. Our primary expertise is the aggressive pursuit of litigation claims on behalf of our clients. In addition to representing institutions and other investor plaintiffs in class action security litigation, the firm’s expertise includes general corporate work, private securities offerings, and securities arbitration.

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