LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 24, 2017--
Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (“Kindred” or the “Company”) (NYSE:KND) today
announced the voting results of the Company’s 2017 Annual Meeting of
Shareholders held on May 24, 2017.
At the annual meeting, the Company’s shareholders voted to elect the
following board members to terms expiring at the Company’s 2018 Annual
Meeting of Shareholders: Joel Ackerman, Jonathan D. Blum, Benjamin A.
Breier, Paul J. Diaz, Heyward R. Donigan, Richard Goodman, Christopher
T. Hjelm, Frederick J. Kleisner, Sharad Mansukani, M.D., Lynn Simon,
M.D., and Phyllis R. Yale.
In addition to electing directors, the Company’s shareholders voted to
approve the Company’s executive compensation program and an annual
advisory vote with respect to compensation of the Company’s named
executive officers. The Company’s shareholders also approved the Kindred
Healthcare, Inc. Stock Incentive Plan, Amended and Restated; the Kindred
Healthcare, Inc. Equity Plan for Non-Employee Directors, Amended and
Restated; and ratified the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as
the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for fiscal
About Kindred Healthcare
Kindred Healthcare, Inc., a top-90 private employer in the United
States, is a FORTUNE 500 healthcare services company based in
Louisville, Kentucky with annual revenues of approximately $7.2 billion(1). At
March 31, 2017, Kindred through its subsidiaries had approximately
100,100 employees providing healthcare services in 2,624 locations in 46
states, including 82 long-term acute care hospitals, 19 inpatient
rehabilitation hospitals, 91 nursing centers, 19 sub-acute units, 619
Kindred at Home home health, hospice and non-medical home care sites of
service, 101 inpatient rehabilitation units (hospital-based) and
contract rehabilitation service businesses which served 1,693
non-affiliated sites of service. Ranked as one of Fortune magazine’s
Most Admired Healthcare Companies for eight years, Kindred’s mission is
to promote healing, provide hope, preserve dignity and produce value for
each patient, resident, family member, customer, employee and
shareholder we serve. For more information, go to www.kindredhealthcare.com.
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Revenues for the last twelve months ended March 31, 2017.
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