Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (the “Company”) (NYSE:KND) today announced that Paul J. Diaz, Chief Executive Officer, will make a presentation regarding the Company at the Lazard Capital Markets 9th Annual Healthcare Conference in New York City on Wednesday, November 14, 2012, at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time. In addition, Benjamin A. Breier, President and Chief Operating Officer, will make a presentation regarding the Company at the Credit Suisse 2012 Healthcare Conference in Phoenix, Arizona, on Wednesday, November 14, 2012, at 4:00 p.m. Mountain Time/6:00 p.m. Eastern Time. The Lazard Capital Markets presentation is being audio webcast and can be accessed at the Company’s website at http://investors.kindredhealthcare.com and at http://wsw.com/webcast/lz13/knd. The Credit Suisse presentation is being audio webcast and can be accessed at the Company’s website at http://investors.kindredhealthcare.com and at http://cc.talkpoint.com/cred001/111412a_am/?entity=18_DBG10V5 . Any written materials accompanying the presentations also will be available on Kindred’s website at the time of the presentations. The webcasts and any written materials accompanying the presentations will be archived at http://investors.kindredhealthcare.com after the events. About Kindred Healthcare Kindred Healthcare, Inc., a top-125 private employer in the United States, is a FORTUNE 500 healthcare services company based in Louisville, Kentucky with annual revenues of $6 billion and approximately 78,000 employees in 46 states. At September 30, 2012, Kindred through its subsidiaries provided healthcare services in 2,212 locations, including 117 long-term acute care hospitals, six inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, 224 nursing and rehabilitation centers, 27 sub-acute units, 102 hospice, home care and private duty locations, 104 inpatient rehabilitation units (hospital-based) and a contract rehabilitation services business, RehabCare, which served 1,632 non-affiliated facilities. Ranked as one of Fortune magazine’s Most Admired Healthcare Companies for four years in a row, Kindred’s mission is to promote healing, provide hope, preserve dignity and produce value for each patient, resident, family member, customer, employee and shareholder we serve. For more information, go to www.kindredhealthcare.com.