SOURCE: HemaCare Corporation

May 01, 2007 08:00 ET

HemaCare Corporation Announces Earnings Release Date and Conference Call for First Quarter 2007 Financial Results

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 1, 2007 -- HemaCare Corporation (OTCBB: HEMA) announced today that it will release its first quarter 2007 financial results on Monday, May 14, 2007 before market open. The Company will host an interactive investor conference call on Monday, May 14, 2007 at 1:00 PM (Eastern Time) to review the results. To participate in the call, please call 800-309-8563 and ask to join HemaCare's First Quarter 2007 Financial Results conference call, conference ID number 7776254. A recording will be available two hours following the call through midnight (Eastern Time), May 21, 2007 that can be replayed by calling 800-642-1687, ID number 7776254. A webcast of the conference call will also be available via the Company website (www.hemacare.com) after May 21, 2007.

About HemaCare Corporation

Founded in 1978, HemaCare is a provider of blood products and services to the healthcare industry in the U. S. HemaCare is licensed by the FDA and accredited by the AABB. The Company focuses on providing cost effective, high quality solutions to organizations with a need for blood-related products and services.

This press release contains "forward-looking statements" under the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 (Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.) Statements herein that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements pursuant to the safe harbor provisions referenced above. You may also identify forward-looking statements by use of the words "anticipates," "expects," "intends," "plans" and similar expressions. Forward-looking statements are inherently subject to risks and uncertainties some of which cannot be predicted or quantified. Such risks and uncertainties include, without limitation the Company's ability to continue or maintain the improvement in the revenues and margins of its blood products or blood services segments, its ability to continue to control general and administrative expenses as a percent of sales, the need to successfully complete its operating plan to improve profits; the potential loss of the Company's lines of credit; the potential inability of the Company to meet future capital needs; changing demand for blood products could affect profitability; market prices might not rise as costs increase; competition may cause a loss of customers and an increase in costs; operations depend on obtaining the services of qualified medical professionals and competition for their services is strong; declining blood donations; the Company's dependence on reimbursement rates of third party providers; targeted partner blood drives involve higher collection costs; reliance on relatively few vendors for significant supplies and services could affect the Company's ability to operate; limited access to insurance; the competitive advantage enjoyed by not-for-profit companies; potential changes in the healthcare industry; future technology for blood collection and blood replacement; the impact of heavy regulation in the Company's industry; potential liability for undetected blood pathogens and other product safety and liability concerns; environmental risks associated with biohazardous substances; the threat of business interruption due to terrorism and the security measures taken in response to terrorism; the provisions of the Company's charter documents that might delay or prevent an acquisition or sale of the Company; lack of liquidity and market risk associated with OTC Bulletin Board stocks; volatility in stock price; potential dilution that could result from future sales of the Company's common stock; and the other risks and uncertainties discussed from time to time in the documents HemaCare files with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements are reasonable, it can give no assurance that such expectations will prove to be correct. Consequently, future events and actual results could differ materially from those set forth in, contemplated by, or underlined in the forward-looking statements contained herein. The Company undertakes no obligation to update any of these forward-looking statements to reflect actual results or events or circumstances after the date hereof.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    HemaCare Corporation
    Robert S. Chilton
    Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
    877-310-0717
    www.hemacare.com