Centric Health to Host Analyst and Investor Day

TORONTO, Oct. 6 /CNW/ - Centric Health Corporation (TSX: CHH), a diversified healthcare investment company, today announced it is hosting an analyst and investor event in Toronto on Tuesday, October 13, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. ET, with registration beginning at 10:15 a.m. ET.

Centric Health Corporation has transformed over the past several months through corporate activity, new appointments and a change in control and management. Centric Health's vision is to be Canada's premier healthcare company that provides innovative solutions centered on patients and healthcare professionals.

The management team will present an overview of the Company's operations. Key topics to be covered will include:

    1.  Macro trends in Global Healthcare
    2.  Opportunities in Canadian Healthcare Services
    3.  Current Centric Businesses and Financial Information
    4.  Strategic Imperatives for Future Growth
    5.  Q&A - Meet the New Team

An archived audio webcast, complete with slide presentation, will be available at www.centrichealth.ca. The event is expected to run approximately two hours. The webcast will be archived for one year on Centric Health's website.

About Centric Health

Centric Health's vision is to be Canada's premier healthcare company, providing innovative solutions centered on patients and healthcare professionals. As a diversified healthcare company with investments in several niche service areas, Centric Health currently has operations in medical assessments, disability and rehabilitation management, physiotherapy and hospital services. With knowledge and experience of healthcare delivery in international markets and extensive and trusted relationships with payers, physicians, and government agencies, Centric Health is pursuing expansion opportunities into other healthcare sectors to create value for all stakeholders with an unwavering commitment to the highest quality of care. Centric Health is listed on the TSX under the symbol CHH. For further information, please visit www.centrichealth.ca.

This press release contains statements that may constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities legislation. These forward-looking statements include, among others, statements regarding business strategy, plans and other expectations, beliefs, goals, objectives, information and statements about possible future events. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on such forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are based on current expectations, estimates and assumptions that involve a number of risks, which could cause actual results to vary and in some instances to differ materially from those anticipated by Centric Health and described in the forward-looking statements contained in this press release. No assurance can be given that any of the events anticipated by the forward-looking statements will transpire or occur or, if any of them do so, what benefits Centric Health will derive there from.

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For further information: Peter Walkey, Chief Financial Officer, Centric Health, (416) 927-8400 ext. 309, pwalkey@centrichealth.ca; Michael Moore, Investor Relations, Equicom Group, (416) 815-0700 ext. 241, mmoore@equicomgroup.com