SOURCE: AdCare Health Systems, Inc.

AdCare Health Systems, Inc.

April 30, 2012 08:31 ET

AdCare Health Systems to Host Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Newly Renovated Sub-Acute Care Facility in Arkansas on Thursday, May 3, 2012

Former Head Football Coach of the University of Arkansas' Razorbacks, Frank Broyles, to Be Featured Guest

LITTLE ROCK, AR--(Marketwire - Apr 30, 2012) - AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE Amex: ADK), a leading long-term care provider, will host a ribbon cutting ceremony at the newly renovated Little Rock Health and Rehabilitation Center in Little Rock, Arkansas on Thursday, May 3, 2012 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. The event is by invitation only.

The 154-bed facility is located in close proximity to St. Vincent Hospital, UMAS and Baptist Hospital, and will provide sub-acute services. This will include orthopedic and cardio-pulmonary rehabilitative care.

Each floor will have a dedicated concierge providing an exceptional level of care in a spa-like setting. Room amenities include a wall-mounted Apple iPad® on a retractable arm, with the ability to email, Skype and more. Each room will also feature flat screen televisions and a state-of-the-art wireless nurse call system.

AdCare CEO Boyd Gentry and Chairman David Tenwick, as well as other senior management and members of the board of directors, will attend the event.

The ribbon cutting ceremony will feature special guest Frank Broyles, the former head football coach of the University of Arkansas. A silent auction of signed memorabilia will be conducted, with the proceeds going to the Frank and Barbara Broyles Legacy Foundation in support of Alzheimer's research.

To learn more about Frank and Barbara Broyles Legacy Foundation's Alzheimer's cause visit www.caregiversunited.com, or "like" them on Facebook under Frank & Barbara Broyles Legacy Foundation.

"This center will provide the most advanced healthcare services to the elderly and regional residents who are in need of sub-acute care," said Boyd Gentry, AdCare's president and chief executive officer. "We're honored to have Coach Broyles cut the ribbon, and proud to have this opportunity to support the Frank and Barbara Broyles Legacy Foundation."

For more information about the center or the ribbon cutting ceremony, please contact Lainey Daly at (678) 869-5116 x115 or LDALY@adcarehealth.com.

About AdCare Health Systems
AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE Amex: ADK) is a recognized innovator in senior living and health care facility management. AdCare develops, owns and manages long-term care facilities and retirement communities, and since the company's inception in 1988, its mission has been to provide the highest quality of healthcare services to the elderly, including a broad range of skilled nursing and sub-acute care services. For more information about AdCare, visit www.adcarehealth.com.

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