LINTHICUM, Md., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dialysis Corporation of America (Nasdaq: DCAI) announced that its newest center, located in Barnwell, South Carolina, has been certified and in now open and treating patients. The facility, located in the southern part of the state, began construction last year, as previously announced.
President & CEO Stephen Everett commented, "As our presence in the Southeastern United States continues to expand, we are exited to open this newest facility, which will serve Barnwell and its surrounding communities. Our committed staff and physicians are prepared to meet and exceed the expectations of the patients we will be caring for."
The facility, which is designed with 15 treatment stations, offers state- of-the-art equipment and technology, including heated massage chairs to enhance patient comfort.
Dialysis Corporation of America currently owns 35 free standing kidney hemodialysis centers in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Georgia, Ohio, Maryland, Virginia and South Carolina providing patients with a full range of quality in-center and at-home hemodialysis services, as well as providing in-hospital services in many of its markets.
This release contains forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties that could affect the business and prospects of the company and cause actual results and plans to differ materially from those anticipated. Those factors include, but are not limited to, maintaining continued growth and profitability, delays beyond the company's control with respect to future business events, the highly competitive environment in the establishment and operation of dialysis centers, the ability to develop or acquire additional dialysis facilities, whether patient bases of the company's dialysis facilities can mature to provide profitability, the extensive regulation of dialysis operations, government rate determination for Medicare reimbursement, pricing pressure from private payors, and other risks detailed in the company's filings with the SEC, particularly as described in the company's annual report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2006. The historical results contained in this press release are not necessarily indicative of future performance of the company.
The company's press releases, corporate profile, corporate governance materials, quarterly and current reports, and other filings with the SEC are available on Dialysis Corporation of America's internet home page: http://www.dialysiscorporation.com.
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