Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (the “Company” or “Kindred”) (NYSE:KND) today announced that Paul J. Diaz, Chief Executive Officer, and Richard A. Lechleiter, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will make a presentation regarding the Company at the 31st Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco, California, on Wednesday, January 9, 2013, at 9:30 a.m. Pacific Time / 12:30 p.m. Eastern Time. The presentation is being audio webcast and can be accessed at the Company’s website at http://investors.kindredhealthcare.com and at http://jpmorgan.metameetings.com/webcasts/healthcare13/directlink?ticker=KND. Any written materials accompanying the presentation also will be available on Kindred’s website at the time of the presentation. The webcast and any written materials accompanying the presentation will be archived at http://investors.kindredhealthcare.com after the event. 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 transitional 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.