January 7, 2014

LHC Group to present at 32nd annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

LAFAYETTE, La. (January 7, 2014) – LHC Group Inc. (NASDAQ: LHCG), a national provider of post-acute care services, announced today that Keith G. Myers, chief executive officer of LHC Group, and Don Stelly, president and chief operating officer, will present at the 32nd Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco, on Thursday, January 16, 2014.

The presentation will begin at 9:30 a.m. Pacific time.  To access a live webcast of LHC Group’s presentation, listeners should go to the Investor Relations section of the company’s website,www.LHCgroup.com, approximately 15 minutes prior to the event to register and download any necessary software.  For those unable to listen to the live broadcast, a replay will be available for 30 days on the Company’s website.

About LHC Group, Inc.

LHC Group, Inc. is a national provider of post-acute care, providing quality, cost-effective healthcare to patients within the comfort and privacy of their home or place of residence.  LHC Group provides a comprehensive array of post-acute healthcare services through home health, hospice and community-based service agencies in its home-based division and long-term acute care hospitals in its facility-based division.


Certain matters discussed in this press release constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, such as statements about the Company’s future financial performance and the strength of the Company’s operations.  Such forward-looking statements may be identified by words such as “continue,” “expect,” and similar expressions.  Forward-looking statements involve a number of risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements, including changes in reimbursement, changes in government regulations, changes in LHC Group’s relationships with referral sources, increased competition for LHC Group’s services, increased competition for joint venture and acquisition candidates, changes in the interpretation of government regulations and other risks set forth in Item 1A. Risk Factors in LHC Group’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2012, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.  LHC Group undertakes no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.