DEERFIELD, Ill., Jan. 5, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Surgical Care Affiliates, Inc. (Nasdaq:SCAI) ("SCA") will present at the 33 rd Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference on Monday, January 12, 2015. Andrew Hayek, President and Chief Executive Officer of SCA, will present at 4:30 p.m. PST / 7:30 p.m. EST in San Francisco, Calif.

A live audio webcast of the presentation, as well as a copy of the investor presentation for the conference, will be accessible on SCA's Investor Relations website at An archived version of the presentation will be available on SCA's Investor Relations website later that day.

About Surgical Care Affiliates, Inc.

An industry leader, SCA partners with physicians, health systems and payers to develop and implement surgery strategies across the country. As of September 30, 2014, SCA operated 182 surgical facilities – including ambulatory surgery centers, surgical hospitals and one sleep center – in partnership with approximately 2,000 physicians and in affiliation with 41 health systems. SCA's clinical systems, service line growth strategies, benchmarking processes and efficiency programs create measurable advantage for surgical facilities – clinically, operationally and financially. For more information on SCA, visit
CONTACT: Pete Clemens         Executive Vice President & CFO         Surgical Care Affiliates, Inc.         (205) 307-5250                  Leslie Wachsman         Vice President, Finance         Surgical Care Affiliates, Inc.         (847) 267-9823