SOURCE: Assisted Living Concepts, Inc.

November 21, 2007 15:51 ET

Assisted Living Concepts, Inc. to Present in New York at Healthcare Conferences

MENOMONEE FALLS, WI--(Marketwire - November 21, 2007) - Assisted Living Concepts, Inc. (NYSE: ALC) will participate in the BMO Capital Markets Focus on Healthcare Conference on December 4th and 5th at the Millennium Broadway Hotel New York at 145 West 44th Street, New York, NY and in the RBC Capital Markets Healthcare Conference on December 13th at the Westin New York at 270 West 43rd Street, New York, NY.

At 3:00 pm ET on December 4, 2007, at the BMO conference, Laurie A. Bebo, President and Chief Executive Officer, and John Buono, Sr. Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of ALC, will give an overview of the company, the assisted living industry, and ALC's growth strategy. Ms. Bebo and Mr. Buono's presentation will be webcast live at http://www.bmocm.com/conferences/2007healthcare/. A copy of the presentation materials will be available on ALC's website at www.alcco.com.

At 1:30 pm ET on December 13, 2007, at the RBC conference, Ms. Bebo will participate in a panel discussion on trends in senior care. The panel discussion will be webcast live. See ALC's web site at www.alcco.com during the week prior to the conference for an audio-only link to the presentation.

About Us

Assisted Living Concepts, Inc. is an operator of assisted living residences in the United States. ALC and its subsidiaries operate 208 assisted living residences with capacity for over 8,500 residents in 17 states. ALC's assisted living facilities typically consist of 35 to 60 units and offer residents a supportive, home-like setting and assistance with the activities of daily living. ALC employs approximately 4,500 people.

Forward-looking Statements

Statements contained in this release other than statements of historical fact are forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in, or implied by, these statements. Risks and uncertainties are identified in ALC's filings with the SEC and include, but are not limited to: changes in the health care industry in general and the long-term care industry in particular because of political and economic influences; changes in regulations governing the industry and ALC's compliance with such regulations; changes in government funding levels for health care services; resident care litigation, including exposure for punitive damage claims and increased insurance costs, and other claims asserted against ALC; ALC's ability to maintain and increase census levels; ALC's ability to attract and retain qualified personnel; the availability and terms of capital to fund ALC's capital expenditures; changes in competition; and demographic changes. ALC assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking statement.

Contact Information

  • For further information, contact:
    Assisted Living Concepts, Inc.
    John Buono
    Sr. Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
    Phone: (262) 257-8999
    Fax: (262) 251-7562
    Email: Email Contact
    Visit ALC's Website @ www.alcco.com