SOURCE: Sun Healthcare Group, Inc.

November 30, 2006 15:43 ET

Sun Healthcare Group, Inc. Announces SolAmor Hospice as Name of Its Hospice Services Operations

IRVINE, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 30, 2006 -- Sun Healthcare Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUNH) today announced that it is renaming its hospice services segment to SolAmor Hospice. Sun had announced in August 2006 that it had entered the hospice business through the acquisition of Preferred Hospice.

With offices in Oklahoma, Colorado and New Mexico, SolAmor employs hospice-trained registered nurses, home health aides, social workers, chaplains, bereavement counselors and volunteer coordinators.

"We chose a name that conveys warmth and love and that supports our mission of providing quality of life when it matters the most," said Glen Cavallo, senior vice president of SolAmor.

"We see our hospice services as an exciting opportunity to serve a growing segment in healthcare," said Richard Matros, Sun's chairman and chief executive officer.

About Sun Healthcare Group, Inc.

Sun Healthcare Group, Inc., with executive offices in Irvine, California, owns SunBridge Healthcare Corporation and other affiliated companies that operate long-term and postacute care facilities in many states. In addition, the Sun Healthcare Group family of companies provides therapy through SunDance Rehabilitation Corporation, hospice services through SolAmor Hospice and medical staffing through CareerStaff Unlimited, Inc.

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