TUCSON, Ariz., Jan 20, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- The Providence Service Corporation (Nasdaq: PRSC) today announced that Fletcher McCusker, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present an overview of the Company's operations at the Jefferies 2010 Global Healthcare Services Conference on Monday, January 25, 2010 in New York, New York.
Providence's presentation is scheduled for 3:00 p.m. ET. The presentation will be broadcast live and will be available by webcast at http://investor.provcorp.com by going to Event Calendar or at http://www.wsw.com/webcast/jeff40/prsc/. An archive of the webcast will be available for 90 days.
The Providence Service Corporation, through its owned and managed entities, provides home and community based social services and non-emergency transportation services management to government sponsored clients under programs such as welfare, juvenile justice, Medicaid and corrections. Providence does not own or operate beds, treatment facilities, hospitals or group homes, preferring to provide services in the client's own home or other community setting. The Company provides a range of services through its direct and managed entities to over 78,000 clients through 925 contracts at June 30, 2009, with an estimated 6.7 million individuals eligible to receive the Company's non-emergency transportation services. Combined, the Company has a nearly $1 billion book of business including managed entities.
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