SOURCE: Southern Home Medical Equipment, Inc.

July 13, 2007 11:58 ET

Southern Home Medical Equipment, Inc. Launches New Investor Website --

SPARTANBURG, SC--(Marketwire - July 13, 2007) - Southern Home Medical Equipment, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SHMM) launched a new format for its website today. The site location is Greg Tucker, President and CEO of Southern Home Medical stated, "We are re-launching our primary site in order to keep investors better informed of our short term and long term growth plans. We quickly outgrew the original site due to the diversity of our overall business strategy. The new site more clearly defines what makes us an attractive investment. When you compare our current market cap vs. our recent acquisitions, franchising activity and pending deals, it's obvious that we need to do a better job of keeping the investment community up to date and better informed. We would encourage those interested in Southern Home Medical to review the new website and contact us with any questions or comments. Investors can contact me directly at"

About Southern Home Medical Equipment, Inc.:

Southern Home Medical is a holding company with a focus on medical equipment operations in the Southeastern United States. Formed in January 2005, with its principal place of business in Spartanburg, S.C., Southern Home Medical will be expanding its operations through the acquisition of existing durable medical equipment companies and through the start up of additional sites in strategic locations throughout the Southeast. Southern Home Medical provides "in-home" and nursing home patients with a complete line of medical equipment that includes: oxygen concentrators, semi-electric beds, wheelchairs, CPAPs, BiPAPs, enteral tube feeding, etc. Through its Encore Health & Wellness Division, Southern Home has also moved into additional health, wellness, and fitness related businesses to include Encore Medical Staffing, Inc. and Ladies Health & Fitness, Inc.

About Encore Medical Staffing, Inc.:

Encore Medical Staffing, Inc. ( supplies quality healthcare professionals on a per diem and temporary contract basis to hospitals, rehab centers, nursing homes and other medical facilities. The majority of the staffing professionals consists of Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses and Certified Nursing Assistants. Encore Medical Staffing, Inc. is aggressively recruiting motivated business professionals interested in franchising or joint ventures with the company. -- --

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