AMN Healthcare Services to Host 2005 First Quarter Earnings Conference Call on May 10, 2005
San Diego, CA
NYSE:AHS

SAN DIEGO, Apr 18, 2005 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (NYSE:AHS), a leading healthcare staffing company and the largest nationwide provider of travel nurse staffing services, will host its quarterly conference call to discuss first quarter results on Tuesday, May 10, 2005, at 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time (8:30 a.m. Pacific Time). The company expects to issue an earnings news release on May 9, 2005, after the market closes.

A live webcast of the call can be accessed at www.amnhealthcare.com/investors. The live conference call can also be accessed by dialing (800) 553-5275 in the U.S. or (612) 332-1025 internationally. A telephonic replay of the call will be available from 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time on May 10, 2005, until 3:00 a.m. Eastern Time on May 24, 2005, by calling (800) 475-6701 in the U.S. or (320) 365-3844 internationally, with access code 778761, in addition to being available on the company's website.

The webcast is also being distributed over Thomson/CCBN's Investor Distribution Network to both institutional and individual investors. Individual investors can listen to the call through Thomson/CCBN's individual investor center at www.companyboardroom.com or by visiting any of the investor sites in Thomson/CCBN's Individual Investor Network. Institutional investors can access the call via Thomson/CCBN's password-protected event management site, StreetEvents (www.streetevents.com).

Company Summary

AMN Healthcare Services, Inc., a leading healthcare staffing company, is the largest nationwide provider of travel nurse staffing services. The company recruits nurses and allied health professionals nationally and internationally and places them on temporary assignments, of variable lengths, at acute-care hospitals and healthcare facilities throughout the United States. Copies of this and other news releases as well as additional information about AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. can be obtained online at www.amnhealthcare.com/investors. Shareholders and prospective investors can also register at the corporate website to automatically receive the company's press releases by e-mail.

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release contains certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The company has tried, whenever possible, to identify these forward-looking statements using words such as "anticipates," "believes," "estimates," "projects," "expects," "plans," "intends" and similar expressions. Similarly, statements herein that describe the company's business strategy, outlook, objectives, plans, intentions or goals are also forward-looking statements. Accordingly, such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which could cause the company's actual results, performance or achievements to differ materially from those expressed in, or implied by, such statements. These risks and uncertainties may include, but are not limited to: the company's ability to continue to recruit and retain qualified temporary healthcare professionals at reasonable costs; the company's ability to attract and retain sales and operational personnel; the company's ability to enter into contracts with hospitals and other healthcare facility clients on terms attractive to the company and to secure orders related to those contracts; the company's ability to demonstrate the value of its services to its healthcare and facility clients; changes in the timing of hospital and healthcare facility clients' orders for and the company's placement of its temporary healthcare professionals; the general level of patient occupancy at the company's hospital and healthcare facility clients' facilities; the overall level of demand for services offered by temporary healthcare staffing providers; the ability of the company's hospital and healthcare facility clients to retain and increase the productivity of their permanent staff; the company's ability to successfully implement its strategic growth, acquisition and integration strategies; the company's ability to leverage its cost structure; the performance of the company's management information and communication systems; the effect of existing or future government legislation and regulation; the company's ability to grow and operate its business in compliance with legislation and regulation; the impact of medical malpractice and other claims asserted against the company; the disruption or adverse impact to the company's business as a result of a terrorist attack; the company's ability to carry out its business strategy; the effect of recognition by the company of an impairment to goodwill; the effect of control by the company's existing majority stockholder; and the effect of adjustments by the company to accruals for self-insured retentions. Other factors that could cause actual results to differ from those implied by the forward-looking statements contained in this press release are set forth in the company's annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2004, the company's current reports on Form 8-K and registration statement on Form S-3. These statements reflect the company's current beliefs and are based upon information currently available to it. Be advised that developments subsequent to this release are likely to cause these statements to become outdated with the passage of time.

SOURCE: AMN Healthcare Services, Inc.

AMN Healthcare Services, Inc.
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