SOURCE: Sun Healthcare Group, Inc.

Sun Healthcare Group, Inc.

January 25, 2011 18:05 ET

Sun Healthcare Group, Inc. Announces New President of SunBridge Healthcare, LLC

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwire - January 25, 2011) - Sun Healthcare Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUNH) announced the recent promotion of Logan Sexton to president of SunBridge Healthcare, LLC, Sun's inpatient subsidiary.

Sexton joined SunBridge in 2008 as the senior vice president of operations in the southeast division. Prior to joining SunBridge, he served as president and CEO for Shoreline Healthcare Management LLC/Centennial Health Properties LLC overseeing 59 locations in 16 states. He was also the president for the Landmark Division of Tandem Healthcare, Inc. from 2002 to 2006. He held region and division leadership positions with nationally-recognized nursing home chains spanning his entire career which began in 1975 as a licensed nursing home administrator. Sexton received his bachelor's degree from Cleveland State University. Sexton replaces William A. Mathies, who was appointed chairman and chief executive officer of Sun in November 2010 and who served as president of SunBridge since March 2002.

"Logan has demonstrated his ability to deliver consistent results through his strategic thinking and management of a diverse workforce in a multi-state environment," said Mathies. "I am confident in his ability to direct our largest subsidiary for continued growth and in his commitment to SunBridge's more than 22,000 dedicated employees focused on providing quality healthcare services. I am particularly pleased that this highly-respected and qualified individual achieved his position through an internal promotion," he added.

About Sun Healthcare Group, Inc.

Sun Healthcare Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUNH) is a healthcare services company, serving principally the senior population, with consolidated annual revenues in excess of $1.9 billion and approximately 30,000 employees in 46 states. Sun's services are provided through its subsidiaries: as of December 31, 2010, SunBridge Healthcare and its subsidiaries operate 166 skilled nursing centers, 16 combined skilled nursing, assisted and independent living centers, 10 assisted living centers, two independent living centers and eight mental health centers with an aggregate of 23,220 licensed beds in 25 states; SunDance Rehabilitation provides rehabilitation therapy services to affiliated and non-affiliated centers in 36 states; CareerStaff Unlimited provides medical staffing services in 39 states; and SolAmor Hospice provides hospice services in 10 states. For more information, go to

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