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2017 Press Releases

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December 6, 2017

DaVita Medical Group to Join Optum

DaVita Medical Group to Join Optum

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June 15, 2017

DaVita Clinical Research Launches Alliance Site Network for Early Stage CKD Trials

MINNEAPOLIS (June 15, 2017) – DaVita Clinical Research (DCR), a health care provider-based specialty research organization with services spanning the full spectrum of drug and device development, today announced the expansion of its research services to include an Alliance Site Network, a turnkey solution for pharmaceutical companies seeking high-quality, dedicated research sites that specialize in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and comorbid conditions directly related to CKD, but who are not yet on dialysis.

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May 24, 2017

DaVita Kidney Care Welcomes Eric Severson as Chief People Officer

DENVER (May 24, 2017) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading provider in kidney care services, is excited to announce the hiring of Eric Severson as the company’s new chief people officer.

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May 18, 2017

Dr. George R. Aronoff Joins DaVita Kidney Care Physician Leadership Team

DENVER (May 18, 2017) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading provider in kidney care services, welcomes George R. Aronoff, MD, MS, FACP as vice president of clinical affairs for its U.S. hemodialysis operations and member of the Office of the Chief Medical Officer on DaVita Kidney Care's physician leadership team.

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May 8, 2017

DaVita Celebrates National Nurses Week

DENVER (May 8, 2016) – DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, today recognizes its over 19,000 nurses during National Nurses Week, May 6-12, 2017.

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May 2, 2017

DaVita Completes Acquisition of Renal Ventures

DENVER (May 2, 2017) - DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent provider of integrated health and kidney care services in the United States and internationally, announced that it closed its acquisition of Colorado-based Renal Ventures Management, LLC ('Renal Ventures') on Monday, May 1, 2017.

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April 20, 2017

DaVita Participates in Community Service Month

DENVER (April 3, 2017) – DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, is organizing various international events in honor of Community Service Month.

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April 18, 2017

DaVita Certified as Freedom-Centered Workplace by WorldBlu

DENVER (April 19, 2017) – DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group and a leading global provider of kidney care services today announced that the company has been certified as a "Freedom-Centered Workplace" by WorldBlu. This is the tenth consecutive year the company has been recognized on the list, formerly known as "most democratic" workplaces.

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April 11, 2017

DaVita Inc. Recognized as Top Workplace by The Denver Post

DENVER (April 11, 2017) – DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, today announced that the company was recognized as a 2017 Top Workplace by The Denver Post. This is the sixth consecutive year the company has appeared on the list.

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April 7, 2017

DaVita Joins Global Conversation to Address Depression for World Health Day

DENVER (April 7, 2017) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, joins the effort with the World Health Organization to address depression on World Health Day by providing patients with helpful tips on how to emotionally cope with chronic kidney disease (CKD).

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March 30, 2017

National Doctors’ Day Inspires Acts of Appreciation at DaVita

DENVER (March 30, 2017) – DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, today recognizes National Doctors’ Day by honoring its physicians and the leadership they bring to the clinical care team.

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March 20, 2017

DaVita’s Chief Medical Officer Honored by Renal Physicians Association

DENVER (March 20, 2017) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, today celebrates Allen R. Nissenson, M.D. FACP, chief medical officer for DaVita Kidney Care, for receiving the Distinguished Nephrology Service Award from the Renal Physicians Association (RPA) at its annual meeting last Friday.

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March 8, 2017

DaVita Kidney Care Welcomes Dr. Francesca Tentori to Physician Leadership Team

DENVER (March 8, 2017) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, welcomes Francesca Tentori, MD, MCSI as medical director of Outcomes Research and member of the Office of the Chief Medical Officer on DaVita's physician leadership team.

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March 7, 2017

DaVita Celebrates 10 Consecutive Years Among FORTUNE® Magazine’s World’s Most Admired Companies®

DENVER (March 7, 2017) – DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, today announced it has been recognized as one of FORTUNE Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies in 2017. This is the 10th consecutive year and 11th year overall the company has appeared on the list.

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March 1, 2017

Connect with Your Kidneys: DaVita Kicks Off National Kidney Month

DENVER (March 1, 2017) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, today celebrates the beginning of National Kidney Month by asking people to take a short risk quiz to help determine their risk of kidney disease, one of the top 10 leading causes of death in the U.S.

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February 28, 2017

Dr. Adam Weinstein Joins DaVita Kidney Care Physician Leadership Team

DENVER (Feb. 28, 2017) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, welcomes Dr. Adam Weinstein as vice president of medical affairs, within DaVita’s Office of the Chief Medical Officer.

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February 23, 2017

DaVita Appoints Chief Medical Officer for Integrated Kidney Care

DENVER (Feb. 23, 2017) – DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group in America and leading provider of kidney care services, has selected Bryan Becker, M.D., MMM, FACP, CPE as chief medical officer of VillageHealth, a subsidiary of DaVita specializing in integrated kidney care and renal population health management.

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February 8, 2017

Government Report Shows DaVita Has Top Clinical Outcomes

DENVER (Feb. 8, 2017) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services, today announced that it ranked first in outcomes for the fourth year in a row in a recently released report issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) end stage renal disease (ESRD) Quality Incentive Program (QIP).

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February 2, 2017

DaVita Recognized Among 2017 Training Top 125

DENVER (Feb. 2, 2017) – DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, today announced the company was recognized among Training magazine’s Top 125 for its exceptional training and leadership development programs. The company has appeared on the list for 13 years in a row.

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February 1, 2017

DaVita Finalizes Acquisition of Mountain View Medical Group

Colorado Springs, Colo. (Feb. 1, 2017) -- DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group and leading provider of kidney care services, today announced closure of the acquisition of Mountain View Medical Group by one of its affiliated entities. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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January 6, 2017

Dialysis Community Seeks Emergency Relief to Block CMS’ Unlawful “Midnight” Rule Harming Patients

DENVER (Jan. 6, 2017) – Today, a group representing dialysis patients and providers filed suit seeking an emergency temporary restraining order in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, Sherman Division against the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS) Interim Final Rule, which was issued in violation of federal law, according to the suit, and threatens to cause significant and irreparable harm to dialysis patients.

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January 5, 2017

DaVita Announces Joel Ackerman to be CFO

DENVER (Jan. 5, 2017) – DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group and leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, announced today that Joel Ackerman will join the company in February 2017 and will become its chief financial officer effective March 1, 2017.

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January 5, 2017

DaVita Appoints Pascal Desroches to Board of Directors

DENVER (Jan. 5, 2017) – DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), the leading independent medical group in America and leading provider of kidney care services, announced today that Pascal Desroches has been appointed to the company's Board of Directors.

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January 4, 2017

Military-Friendly Employer for 8th Consecutive Year

DENVER (Jan. 4, 2017) – DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, today announced that the company has been named a 2017 Military-Friendly® Employer for the 8th consecutive year by Victory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs® and Military Spouse Magazine.

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2016 Press Releases

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December 29, 2016

DaVita Celebrates 2016 Achievements

DENVER (Dec. 29, 2016) – DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, today released a recap of major accomplishments for the company in 2016, marking its 16th year bringing quality of life to patients and teammates around the world. “Our relentless focus on quality patient care, creating a special place for teammates and giving back to local communities has yielded a year of milestones we can be proud of,” said Kent Thiry, chairman and CEO of DaVita. “I’m honored to work with teammates who bring intentionality to caring for others as we strive to help our patients live their highest quality of life.”

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December 21, 2016

DaVita Way of Giving” Donates Record-breaking $2.2 Million to Local Charities

DaVita Teammates Make a Difference this Holiday Season DENVER (Dec. 20 2016) – DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, today announced that the company donated more than $2.2 million to charities across the United States through the “DaVita Way of Giving.”

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December 14, 2016

21st Century Cures Act Aims to Improve Access to Care for Dialysis Patients

DENVER (Dec. 14, 2016) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent provider of integrated health and kidney care services in the United States, celebrates the new access to benefits and care for dialysis patients that will be possible due to passage of the 21st Century Cures Act, signed by the president on Tuesday, December 13, 2016.

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November 29, 2016

DaVita and Rock Health Announce Partnership to Advance Innovation in Healthcare

DENVER (Nov. 29, 2016) – DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA), a leading independent provider of integrated health and kidney care services in the United States, announces a partnership with Rock Health, the first venture fund dedicated to digital health and a leader in fostering innovation in healthcare.

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November 14, 2016

DaVita Clinical Research to Present 12 Abstracts at American Society of Nephrology Kidney Week 2016

CHICAGO (Nov. 14, 2016) – DaVita Clinical Research, a specialty contract research organization with services spanning the full spectrum of drug and device development, today announced that company representatives and collaborators will present 12 abstracts at American Society of Nephrology (ASN) Kidney Week in Chicago, Nov. 15-20.

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November 7, 2016

DaVita Supports National Diabetes Month

DENVER (Nov. 7, 2016) – DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, joins the fight against diabetes during National Diabetes Month by sharing resources on the link between diabetes and kidney disease.

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October 27, 2016

DaVita’s Annual Bike Ride Raises over $1.2 Million

DENVER (Oct. 27, 2016) DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, today announced the total in donations raised during Tour DaVita, an annual event to increase awareness of kidney disease and vital health screenings while benefiting the nonprofit organization Bridge of Life.

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October 24, 2016

DaVita is the Clinical Leader in Government Five-Star Ratings

DENVER (Oct. 24, 2016) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA), the leading independent provider of integrated health and kidney care services in the United States, today announced that since the inception of the program and for the third year in a row, it has been recognized as the clinical leader in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Five-Star Quality Rating System. According to the latest government ratings, DaVita Kidney Care outperformed the rest of the industry.

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October 11, 2016

DaVita Named to Dow Jones Sustainability World Index

DENVER (October 11, 2016) – DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, today announced that the company has been recognized, for the first time, by the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) as one of only six companies in the Health Care Providers and Services Industry on the DSJI World Index.

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September 23, 2016

Over 500 Cyclists Ride in 10th Annual Tour DaVita to Raise Funds and Awareness for Kidney Disease

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Sept. 23, 2016) – DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, today announced that the 10th annual Tour DaVita will kick off this weekend outside of Nashville, Tennessee. Over the course of three days, participants will bike between 180 and 230 miles through Middle Tennessee to increase awareness of kidney disease and vital health screenings while fundraising for Bridge of Life.

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September 14, 2016

DaVita Names New President for Florida Medical Group Operations

Craig Albright to Lead DaVita's Medical Group Operations in Florida ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Sept. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group in the United States and leading global provider of kidney care services, today announced that Craig Albright will lead its medical group operations at JSA Healthcare, a division of DaVita Inc. operating in Florida, as market president.

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August 31, 2016

FALCON PHYSICIAN LAUNCHES NEPHROLOGY CHARTING APP

DENVER (August 31, 2016) – Falcon Physician recently launched Falcon Charting, the newest application in a suite of nephrology-focused electronic health record (EHR) tools. The tool is available to all physicians who use the Falcon Platinum product.

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August 30, 2016

DaVita Kidney Care Welcomes Dr. Bryan Becker to Physician Leadership Team

DENVER (August 30, 2016) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, welcomes Bryan Becker, MD, MMM, FACP, CPE as vice president of integrated care and member of the Office of the Chief Medical Officer, DaVita’s physician leadership team. Dr. Becker will lead the clinical programs for VillageHealth at DaVita HealthCare Partners.

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August 25, 2016

DaVita Celebrates Recent Awards

DENVER (August 25, 2016) – DaVita HealthCare Partners (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group and a leading provider of kidney care services announced recent awards recognizing the company’s commitment to teammates, training and the health care community.

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August 23, 2016

DaVita Kidney Care Welcomes Dr. Jeff Giullian to Physician Leadership Team

DENVER (Aug. 23, 2016) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), and a leading independent provider of integrated health and kidney care services in the United States, welcomes Jeffrey Allen Giullian, MD, MBA as a vice president of medical affairs and member of the Office of the Chief Medical Officer, DaVita’s physician leadership team. Dr. Giullian will hold the position of national group medical director and will also be the clinical leader for the Hospital Services Group.

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August 17, 2016

DaVita Hospital Services Receives Re-Accreditation from The Joint Commission

DENVER (Aug. 17, 2016) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita Healthcare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), and a leading independent provider of integrated health and kidney care services in the United States, today announced that DaVita Hospital Services has been re-accredited for Ambulatory Health Care from The Joint Commission effective 2016.

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July 18, 2016

DaVita Joins Patients and Providers to Urge Congress to Pass Bipartisan Dialysis PATIENT Demonstration Act

DENVER (July 18, 2016) – DaVita Kidney Care (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent provider of integrated health and kidney care services in the United States, today announced support for the Dialysis PATIENT Demonstration Act (H.R. 5506 / S. 3090).

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July 14, 2016

DaVita Kidney Care Releases Restaurant Favorites Cookbook

DENVER (July 14, 2016) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services committed to improving the quality of life for those diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD), today announced the launch of the “Restaurant Favorites” cookbook, a collection of kidney-friendly recipes that allow those on a kidney diet to enjoy their favorite restaurant dishes at home.

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July 12, 2016

Top 10 U.S. Cities for Patients Traveling on Dialysis

DENVER (July 12, 2016) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services, today released its list of the top 10 U.S. travel destinations for all dialysis patients, including those on home modalities.

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June 20, 2016

DaVita HealthCare Partners Receives Multiple Honors from Leading Coordinated Care Association

DENVER (JUNE 20, 2016) – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group in the United States and leading global provider of kidney care services, today announced that its medical group division, HealthCare Partners, received multiple honors from CAPG, the nation’s leading organization for physician groups practicing coordinated care.

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June 16, 2016

DaVita Kidney Care Supports New Program from the American Board of Internal Medicine for Nephrologists

DENVER (June 16, 2016) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services committed to improving the quality of life for those diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD), today announced that the company has partnered with the Renal Physicians Association (RPA) and the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) to allow DaVita-affiliated nephrologists to earn Maintenance of Certification (MOC) credits for participating in dialysis unit quality improvement activities.

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June 13, 2016

Amar Desai, M.D., Returns to DaVita HealthCare Partners

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (JUNE 13, 2016) – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group in the United States and leading global provider of kidney care services, today announced that Amar Desai, M.D., has returned to the company assuming the role of president for HealthCare Partners’ California Coastal region.

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June 13, 2016

DaVita Brings World-Class Kidney Care to Patients in Brazil

DENVER (June 13, 2016) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a global provider of kidney care services, today announced the acquisition of its first dialysis treatment center in Brazil, where the company will treat and support patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) in Uberlandia.

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June 9, 2016

Falcon Physician and MEDfx Team Up to Fully Automate a Nephrology Practice

DENVER – June 9, 2016– MEDfx and Falcon Physician have partnered to provide a standards-based Electronic Health Record (EHR), Practice Management (PM) and Revenue Cycle Management system to fully automate a nephrology practice.

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May 19, 2016

DaVita Announces Agreement to Acquire a Prominent Medical Group in Orlando Area

Orlando, Fla. (May 19, 2016) – DaVita HealthCare Partners (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group in the United States and leading global provider of kidney care services, announced that it entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Family Health Care of Central Florida, a highly reputable primary care group serving the Orlando metro area for more than 30 years. The transaction is expected to close in the near future. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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May 11, 2016

DaVita HealthCare Partners Recognized as Top Workplace by The Denver Post

Company celebrates five consecutive years on list DENVER (May 11, 2016) – DaVita HealthCare Partners (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, today announced that the company was recognized as a 2016 Top Workplace by The Denver Post. This is the fifth consecutive year the company has appeared on the list.

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May 10, 2016

DaVita Appoints President for Kidney Care Business in Asia Pacific

SINGAPORE (May 10, 2016) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a global provider of kidney care services, today announced that Rehan Khan will serve as president of the company’s kidney care business in Asia Pacific.

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May 4, 2016

DaVita, Khazanah and Mitsui to Create Joint Venture to Expand Kidney Care Services in Asia Pacific

DENVER (May 4, 2016) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement that, subject to certain closing conditions, will create a long-term joint venture. The joint venture with Khazanah Nasional Berhad, the strategic investment fund of the Government of Malaysia, and Mitsui & Co., LTD., one of the most diversified and comprehensive trading, investment and service companies in the world, is intended to support the growth of DaVita Kidney Care operations in the Asia-Pacific region.

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April 27, 2016

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DENVER (April 27, 2016) – DaVita HealthCare Partners (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, today announced that during its annual Villagewide meeting, April 13-16, the company recognized teammates for exemplifying its core values.

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April 26, 2016

Falcon Physician’s Faye Stech Appointed Clinician Experience Vice-Chair of HIMSS Electronic Health Record Association

Denver – April 26, 2016 – Falcon Physician’s Product Manager Faye Stech was recently appointed to the prestigious position of Vice-Chair of the Clinician Experience Workgroup by the EHR Association Membership Committee. The HIMSS Electronic Health Record Association (EHRA) brings together companies that develop, market and support electronic health records (EHRs), to collaborate on issues that impact the EHR industry. The Clinician Experience Workgroup, a subset of the EHRA, focuses on clinician experience and usability. This leadership position will be pivotal in policy positioning and facilitating HIMSS’ EHRA workgroups.

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April 8, 2016

Mountain View Medical Group to Join DaVita HealthCare Partners

Colorado Springs, Colo. (April 8, 2016) -- DaVita HealthCare Partners (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group in America and leading global provider of kidney care services, today announced the company’s intent to acquire Mountain View Medical Group, a leading independent physician group in Colorado Springs. Under the proposal, Mountain View Medical Group would join the company’s HealthCare Partners division. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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April 7, 2016

DaVita Kidney Care Releases Free Kidney-Friendly Cookbook

DENVER (April 7, 2016) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services committed to improving the quality of life for those diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD), today announced the launch of its spring cookbook, a fresh collection of recipes that includes seasonal fruits, vegetables and whole grains that align with kidney-friendly diets.

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March 28, 2016

DaVita Clinical Research wins CRO Leadership Awards

MINNEAPOLIS (March 28, 2016) – DaVita Clinical Research® (DCR®), a specialty contract research organization (CRO) with services spanning the full spectrum of drug and device development, has been awarded multiple Life Science Leader’s 2016 CRO Leadership Awards.

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March 16, 2016

DaVita HealthCare Partners Celebrates 10 Years Among FORTUNE Magazine’s World’s Most Admired Companies

DENVER (March 16, 2016) – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, today announced the company has been recognized as one of FORTUNE® Magazine’s World’s Most Admired Companies in 2016. This is the ninth consecutive year and 10th year overall the company has appeared on the list.

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March 10, 2016

DaVita Celebrates World Kidney Day and National Kidney Month

DENVER (March 10, 2016) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services, today encourages individuals around the world to know their risk of kidney disease in honor of National Kidney Month and World Kidney Day, celebrated globally on March 10.

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March 3, 2016

For Third Straight Year, DaVita Kidney Care Leads Dialysis Industry in Clinical Performance

DENVER (March 3, 2016) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services, is the clinical leader in the Quality Incentive Program (QIP) from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for the third year in a row. Nationwide, only 1.4 percent of DaVita® centers did not meet QIP standards, significantly outperforming other large dialysis providers. The data is based on 2014 center performance and was published in January 2016 by CMS.

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March 2, 2016

DaVita Kidney Care Honors Physicians for Exemplifying Core Values

DENVER (March 2, 2016) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, today announced that during its annual Physician Leadership Meeting (PLM), Feb. 25-27, the company recognized nephrologists for exemplifying DaVita’s Core Values.

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March 1, 2016

DaVita HealthCare Partners and The Everett Clinic Complete Merger

EVERETT, Wash. (March 1, 2016) – DaVita HealthCare Partners (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group in America and leading global provider of kidney care, and The Everett Clinic, a nationally recognized physician group, today announced the closing of a previously announced merger, under which DaVita has acquired The Everett Clinic.

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February 18, 2016

DaVita HealthCare Partners Recognized Among 2016 Training Top 125

DENVER (Feb. 18, 2016) – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group and a leading provider of kidney care services in the United States, today announced the company was recognized among Training magazine’s Top 125 for its whole-person learning approach to training and development programs. The company has appeared on the list for 12 years in a row.

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January 25, 2016

DaVita Kidney Care Offers Hearty Winter Dishes Cookbook

DENVER (Jan. 25, 2016) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent provider of integrated health and kidney care services in the United States, today announced the launch of its winter cookbook, a collection of kidney-friendly recipes and tips for everyday cold-weather meals.

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January 12, 2016

Chris Miller Joins Paladina Health as Chief Executive Officer

DENVER (Jan. 12, 2016) Paladina Health, a direct primary care provider and subsidiary of DaVita HealthCare Partners, announced today that Chris Miller has joined the company as its chief executive officer (CEO). Miller brings 12 years of leadership, strategic analysis and corporate development experience from notable health care organizations.

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January 5, 2016

Falcon Physician weighs in on usability at EHRA Summit: Providers and Software Developers Collaborate to Improve EHR Usability

DENVER (Jan. 5, 2016) Falcon Physician spoke on the EHR Usability Panel at the first open usability workshop in Chicago on December 8, co-sponsored by The American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Electronic Health Record Association (EHRA).

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2015 Press Releases

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December 22, 2015

Fierce Innovation Awards: Healthcare Edition Announces Winners, Falcon Physician Receives Top Recognition

DENVER (Dec. 22, 2015) – Falcon Physician has been awarded a top award at the Fierce Innovation Awards: Healthcare Edition, a unique awards program from the publishers of FierceHealthIT, FierceHealthcare, and FierceMobileHealthcare. Falcon received top honors in the EHR category.

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December 21, 2015

“DaVita Way of Giving” Provides $2 Million to Local Charities; Celebrates Fifth Anniversary

DENVER (Dec. 21, 2015) – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group in America and leading provider of kidney care services, today announced that the company donated more than $2 million to charities across the United States through the “DaVita® Way of Giving.”

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December 21, 2015

The Everett Clinic Shareholders Approve Merger with DaVita HealthCare Partners

EVERETT, Wash. (Dec. 21, 2015) – DaVita HealthCare Partners (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group in America and leading global provider of kidney care, and The Everett Clinic, a nationally recognized physician group, today announced the clinic’s stakeholders voted to approve a previously announced merger plan. Under the agreement, DaVita HealthCare Partners will acquire The Everett Clinic. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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December 7, 2015

FALCON PHYSICIAN PRESENTED WITH GOLD AWARD IN THE 7th ANNUAL GOLDEN BRIDGE AWARDS FOR PRODUCT MANAGEMENT DEPARTMENT OF THE YEAR

DENVER (December 7, 2015) – Falcon Physician was presented with the Gold award in the 7th Annual Golden Bridge Awards® for its Product Management Department. The coveted annual Golden Bridge Awards program encompasses the world’s best in organizational performance, products and services, innovations and more from every major industry in the world. Winners were honored in San Francisco on Monday, November 16, 2015 during the 7th annual awards dinner and presentations.

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December 1, 2015

DaVita HealthCare Partners Named Best Military Friendly® Employer in Health Care Industry

DENVER (December 1, 2015) — DaVita HealthCare Partners (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent medical group in America and leading provider of kidney care services, announced today that it has been named the best 2016 Military Friendly® Employer in the health care industry by Victory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs® and Military Spouse Magazine. Of the top 100 Military Friendly® employers across industries, DaVita HealthCare Partners was ranked 34th.

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November 24, 2015

DaVita Kidney Care Offers Fall Favorites Cookbook

Kidney-friendly Recipes Available for the Holidays DENVER (Nov. 24, 2015) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading independent provider of integrated health and kidney care services in the United States, today announced the launch of its fall cookbook, a collection of recipes with fall fruit and vegetables as well as whole grains that can be included in kidney-friendly diets.

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November 6, 2015

Recipients of Bio-specimen Grant Program BioReG Announced During Kidney Week

MINNEAPOLIS (Nov. 6, 2015) – DaVita Clinical Research (DCR), a specialty contract research organization with services spanning the full spectrum of drug and device development, today announced the recipients of the Biospecimen Research Grant Program, a grant program to award clinical-trial-quality biospecimens and annotated de-identified data to qualifying academic medical centers involved in kidney research.

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October 29, 2015

Kidney-Friendly Tips and Treats for Halloween

DaVita Provides Resources for Individuals with Kidney Disease and Diabetes

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October 15, 2015

Kirk Miller Named Chief Operating Officer of HealthCare Partners Nevada

LAS VEGAS (Oct. 15, 2015)—HealthCare Partners Nevada, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE:DVA), announced today it has named Kirk Miller as chief operating officer (COO).

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October 8, 2015

Barbara Allen Named Chief Medical Officer of JSA Medical Group

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (Oct. 8, 2015) – JSA Medical Group (JSA), a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE:DVA), announced today that it has named Barbara Allen, M.D., as chief medical officer (CMO). In this role, she will have oversight of JSA’s clinicians and work to ensure clinical excellence in care delivery to all JSA patients.

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October 8, 2015

DaVita is Clinical Leader in Government Five-Star Ratings

DENVER (Oct. 8, 2015) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), the leading independent provider of integrated health and kidney care services in the United States, today announced that for the second year in a row, it has been recognized as the clinical leader among dialysis providers by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), in its just released Five-Star Rating System.

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October 7, 2015

DaVita Kidney Care Launches the First Ever Medicare Disease-Specific ACO

Thousands of Medicare Beneficiaries will Receive Integrated Care in Three Markets DENVER (Oct. 7, 2015) – In a step toward providing integrated care for all Medicare patients with kidney failure, DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) announces the launch of End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Seamless Care Organizations (ESCOs) in conjunction with other dialysis organizations in select markets across the country.

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October 7, 2015

Suzanne Hansen Returning to HealthCare Partners as Senior VP of New Market Integration

DENVER (Oct. 7, 2015)—DaVita HealthCare Partners (NYSE:DVA), a leading independent medical group in America and a leading provider of kidney care services, today announced that Suzanne Hansen is returning to HealthCare Partners as a senior vice president supporting clinical transformation efforts. From 1991 to 2013, Hansen held various roles at HealthCare Partners including vice president of operations.

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September 30, 2015

DaVita to Establish Operations in Brazil

Announces plans to partner with physicians, bring its global expertise to Brazil SÃO PAULO (Sept. 30, 2015) – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading global provider of kidney care services and a leading independent medical group in the United States, today announced plans to begin operations in Brazil. The company, which operates in 11 countries serving more than 1.5 million patients, aims to bring its global expertise and leading clinical outcomes to the country.

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September 21, 2015

Atul Mathur Named Executive Vice President of DaVita Global Operations

DENVER (Sept. 21, 2015) – DaVita HealthCare Partners (NYSE: DVA), a leading global provider of kidney care services and the leading independent medical group in the U.S., today announced that it has named Atul Mathur as executive vice president of global operations. Mathur has served as president of the Asia Pacific region since joining the company in 2011.

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September 21, 2015

Washington’s Everett Clinic to Join DaVita HealthCare Partners

HealthCare Partners Will Acquire Nationally Recognized Physician Group Everett, Wash. (Sept. 21, 2015) -- DaVita HealthCare Partners (NYSE: DVA), the leading independent medical group in America and leading provider of kidney care services, and The Everett Clinic, a nationally recognized physician group, today announced their intention to merge. DaVita HealthCare Partners will acquire The Everett Clinic, subject to the clinic’s stakeholders’ approval and a final definitive agreement. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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September 14, 2015

10th Anniversary of Nephrology Nurses Week Recognized in September

DENVER (Sept. 14, 2015) – DaVita Kidney Care (NYSE: DVA), a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services, joins the American Nephrology Nurses’ Association in celebrating the week of September 13, 2015 as Nephrology Nurses Week. (Nephrology Nurses week is presented by American Nephrology Nurses Association.)

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September 8, 2015

Biospecimen Grant Program Launches DaVita Clinical Research Announces Availability of BioReG

MINNEAPOLIS (September 8, 2015) – DaVita Clinical Research® (DCR®), a specialty contract research organization with services spanning a broad spectrum of drug and device development, announced today its Biospecimen Research Grant Program (BioReG), a grant program to award clinical-trial-quality biospecimens and annotated de-identified data to academic medical centers involved in kidney research.

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August 31, 2015

DaVita to Form Kidney Care Specialty Hospital Chain in China

JINAN, China (Aug. 31, 2015) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading global provider of kidney care services, today announced it is forming a joint venture kidney care specialty hospital chain in Shandong province China. The agreement establishes DaVita (Shandong) Kidney Disease Hospital Co., Ltd., a first-of-its-kind renal dialysis joint venture between a multinational health care provider and the private sector in China.

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August 24, 2015

DaVita HealthCare Partners to Acquire Renal Ventures

(DENVER) August 24, 2015 – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), one of the nation's largest and most innovative health care communities, announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Colorado-based Renal Ventures Limited, LLC (‘Renal Ventures’) – including a 100 percent interest in all dialysis centers owned by Renal Ventures – for $415 million.

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August 12, 2015

Mark Price to Lead HealthCare Partners Operations in Colorado

DENVER (Aug. 12, 2015) – DaVita HealthCare Partners (NYSE: DVA), one of the largest and most innovative health care communities, today announced it has named Mark Price as president for its HealthCare Partners Colorado market.

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July 14, 2015

HealthCare Partners Earns Top Honors from Leading Coordinated Care Association

Honored with Elite Status in CAPG’s Standards of Excellence Survey TORRANCE, Calif. (July 14, 2015) – DaVita HealthCare Partners (NYSE: DVA), one of the largest and most innovative health care communities, is proud to announce for the ninth consecutive year its HealthCare Partners California division was recently honored with Elite Status by CAPG – the highest possible honor awarded by the nation’s leading organization for physician organizations practicing coordinated care.

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July 2, 2015

DaVita Kidney Care Shares Kidney-Friendly Fourth of July Recipes for Dialysis Patients

Kidney-friendly recipes help dialysis patients enjoy the holiday while maintaining a healthy diet DENVER (July 2, 2015) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services, offers recipes that can help people with chronic kidney disease (CKD) maintain a healthy diet during the Fourth of July weekend.

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July 1, 2015

DaVita HealthCare Partners Expands Presence in Lower Downtown Denver

DENVER (July 1, 2015) – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), one of the largest and most innovative health care communities, today announced the company has expanded its office space to include two more floors of the Gates Building, located at 1551 Wewatta Street in Lower Downtown Denver.

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June 30, 2015

DaVita HealthCare Partners Recognized as a Top Green Company in U.S. by Newsweek

DENVER (June 30, 2015) – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), one of the nation's largest and most innovative health care communities, today announced that the company was recognized by Newsweek Green Rankings as a 2015 Top Green Company in the U.S. The company has appeared on the list every year the award program has run since 2009.

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June 29, 2015

FALCON PHYSICIAN HONORED AS GOLD STEVIE® AWARD WINNER IN 2015 AMERICAN BUSINESS AWARDSSM

DENVER (June 23, 2015) – Falcon Physician was presented with a Gold Stevie® Award in the Information Technology Department of the Year category at the 13th Annual American Business Awards in Chicago.

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June 26, 2015

DaVita HealthCare Partners Celebrates Men’s Health Month

Company recognizes the importance of pre-emptive health care DENVER (June 26, 2015) – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), celebrates the month of June – National Men’s Health Month – by recognizing the importance of bringing awareness to the health care issues that affect men.

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June 26, 2015

DaVita Kidney Care Observes Men’s Health Month

Company recognizes the importance of pre-emptive health care DENVER (June 26, 2015) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services, recognizes the month of June as National Men’s Health Month and the importance of bringing awareness to the health care issues that affect men.

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June 22, 2015

DaVita ClinDaVita Clinical Research Celebrates 30 Years of Pioneering Researchical Research Celebrates 30 Years of Pioneering Research

MINNEAPOLIS (June 22, 2015) – DaVita Clinical Research (DCR), a specialty contract research organization with services spanning a broad spectrum of drug and device development, is celebrating 30 years of accomplishments and milestones in helping shape the future of medicine.

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June 11, 2015

DaVita Kidney Care Recognizes 15th Anniversary in 2015 Company celebrates success driven by workplace democracy

DENVER (June 11, 2015) – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), one of the nation’s largest and most innovative health care communities, is celebrating the anniversary of its teammate-chosen name “DaVita,” which in Italian means “giving life.”

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June 3, 2015

DaVita Kidney Care Releases Top 10 U.S. Cities for Dialysis-Friendly Travel

DENVER (June 3, 2015) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services, today released a list of the top 10 U.S. travel destinations for dialysis patients.

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June 2, 2015

DaVita Reports on 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility Progress

Commitment to Patient Care, Sustainability and Goodwill Continues to Grow

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June 1, 2015

HealthCare Partners Saves $1.8 million in Anthem Blue Cross Enhanced Personal Care Program

Second Time Company’s Commercial Accountable Care Organization Receives Savings from Coordinated Care

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May 28, 2015

DaVita Clinical Research Expands Nephrology Clinical Trial Capabilities in Europe

MINNEAPOLIS (May 28, 2015) – DaVita Clinical Research (DCR), a specialty contract research organization with services spanning a broad spectrum of drug and device development, today announced an expansion of its clinical trials capabilities in Europe.

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May 27, 2015

DaVita HealthCare Partners Recognizes Military Appreciation Month

Company honors teammates & patients dedication to service DENVER (May 27, 2015) – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), one of the nation's largest and most innovative health care communities, distinguishes Military Appreciation Month by honoring the men and women of the armed forces who have selflessly served the United States of America.

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May 26, 2015

DaVita HealthCare Partners Certified as Freedom-Centered Workplace by WorldBlu

Company celebrates eight years of recognition DENVER (May 26, 2015) – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), one of the nation's largest and most innovative health care communities, today announced that the company has been certified as a “Freedom-Centered Workplace” by WorldBlu. This is the eighth year the company has been recognized on the list, formerly known as “most democratic” workplaces.

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May 21, 2015

Healthy Eating for People with Kidney Disease on Memorial Day

Kidney-friendly recipes help dialysis patients enjoy the holiday while maintaining a healthy diet DENVER (May 21, 2015) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services, today highlighted two resources that can help people with chronic kidney disease (CKD) maintain a healthy diet during Memorial Day Weekend.

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May 20, 2015

DaVita Clinical Research Celebrates Clinical Trial Investigators

‘Investigator Appreciation Day’ on May 20 Recognizes Professionals Conducting Research MINNEAPOLIS (May 20, 2015) – DaVita Clinical Research (DCR), a specialty contract research organization with services spanning a broad spectrum of drug and device development, today recognizes the principal investigators who help enhance the future of medicine through clinical trials.

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May 18, 2015

DaVita HealthCare Partners Announces New Home for HealthCare Partners Division’s California Office

Moves HealthCare Partners’ California office from Torrance to El Segundo TORRANCE, Calif. (May 18, 2015) – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), one of the nation’s largest and most innovative health care communities, today announced it will move its HealthCare Partners division California offices from Torrance to a new 185,000 square foot location in El Segundo.

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May 14, 2015

DaVita HealthCare Partners Concludes 16th Villagewide for 3,500 teammates

Company recognizes field teammates for quality patient care and team values NATIONAL HARBOR, Maryland (May 14, 2015) – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), one of the nation's largest and most innovative health care communities, recognizes its teammates worldwide and their commitment to quality care and team values during its annual Villagewide event.

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May 13, 2015

Bridge of Life Launches New Missions in Telehealth, Hand Hygiene and Primary Care

DENVER (May 13, 2015) – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading provider of kidney care and health care services, today announced that Bridge of Life (BOL), the primary program of DaVita Village Trust, completed three new missions to Belize, Haiti and Vietnam to treat patients and assess conditions for future missions.

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May 12, 2015

DaVita HealthCare Partners Celebrates International Nurses Day

Company recognizes nurses for providing excellent service around the world. DENVER (May 12, 2015) – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), one of the largest and most innovative health care communities, recognizes its nurses on International Nurses Day. “Our nurses are the reason we are able to deliver the highest quality of care around the world,” said Mahesh Krishnan, international chief medical officer and vice president of research and development for DaVita Kidney Care. “International Nurses Day allows us to recognize the protocols of our nurses and the excellent service they provide.”

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May 7, 2015

Employee Health Month Honors Commitment to Healthy Living

Teammates’ health impacts patient quality of care DENVER (May 7, 2015) – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), one of the nation's largest and most innovative health care communities, recognizes the month of May as Employee Health Month. The health of teammates is vital in helping to ensure they can provide the best quality of care for DaVita HealthCare Partners’ patients.

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May 4, 2015

Mental Health Month Highlights Need for Holistic Approach to Patient Care in Medical Community

DENVER (May 4, 2015) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services, recognizes the month of May as Mental Health Month. It brings light to the struggles of people living with invisible illnesses like depression and the difficulties in overcoming those adversities.

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April 23, 2015

DaVita Kidney Care is Committed to Transplant Education

Company recognizes need for patients to learn about their treatment options during ‘Donate Life’ Month

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April 22, 2015

DaVita Way of Giving Receives National Recognition for Community Support

DaVita HealthCare Partners wins Communitas Award for giving back to local communities

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April 15, 2015

DaVita Kidney Care Receives ERE Recruiting Excellence Awards for Military Talent Program and Best Employee Referral Program

DENVER (April 15, 2015) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services, received the ERE Recruiting Excellence Military Talent Program and Best Employee Referral Program Awards for its exemplary recruiting efforts.

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April 13, 2015

DaVita Kidney Care Ranked # among Top Workplaces by The Denver Post

Company celebrates four consecutive years on list DENVER (April 13, 2015) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services, ranked # among Top Workplaces by The Denver Post. This is the fourth year in a row for the company to be recognized.

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March 30, 2015

DaVita Kidney Care Dietitians and Social Workers Celebrated for Distinctive Roles in Patient Care

DENVER (March 30, 2015) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services, is celebrating its more than 3,600 dietitians and social workers during March for their distinctive and important roles in patient care.

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March 23, 2015

DaVita HealthCare Partners Sets Standard for Healthy Workplaces

The company tops DBJ’s Healthiest Employer list for fourth year in a row

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March 11, 2015

DaVita Kidney Care Hosts Google+ Hangout on Air to Educate about Kidney Disease

Event Highlights Global Health Concern on Tenth Annual World Kidney Day

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March 2, 2015

DaVita Encourages People to Get to Know Their Kidneys During National Kidney Month

Company provides resources for high risk populations – those with diabetes, high blood pressure and minority populations

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February 25, 2015

DaVita HealthCare Partners to Work With Achievement First to Build Culture Between School and Parents

DENVER (Feb. 25, 2014) – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), one of the nation’s largest and most innovative health care communities, and New York Achievement First, a network of public charter schools, announced an ongoing partnership to help Achievement First grow its organizational culture.

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February 24, 2015

DaVita Kidney Care Announces its First Chief Medical Officer for International Operations

DaVita Kidney Care Announces its First Chief Medical Officer for International Operations Company appoints clinical leader of global physicians DENVER (Feb. 24, 2015) – DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services, today announced that Mahesh Krishnan, M.D., MPH, MBA, FASN, will serve as the company’s international chief medical officer (CMO) and group vice president of research and development to implement global clinical initiatives.

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February 19, 2015

DaVita HealthCare Partners Celebrates 10 Years Among FORTUNE Magazine’s World’s Most Admired Companies

Company Attributes Success to Teammates’ Dedication, Passion and Service to Patients DENVER (Feb. 19, 2015) – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), one of the nation's largest and most innovative health care communities, today announced that the company has been recognized as one of FORTUNE® Magazine’s World’s Most Admired Companies in 2015.

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February 11, 2015

DaVita HealthCare Partners Ranked 38th Among 2015 Training Top 125

DENVER (Feb. 11, 2015) – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), one of the nation's largest and most innovative health care communities, today announced that the company ranked 38th on Training magazine’s Top 125 list for offering exemplary employer-sponsored training and development programs.

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February 5, 2015

DaVita Kidney Care Leads in Immunizations for 2014-2015 Season

High Rates of Patient and Teammate Immunization Align with CDC Recommendation

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January 27, 2015

DaVita HealthCare Partners’ VillageHealth and Humana Team Up To Create Humana Kidney Care

LAS VEGAS — Jan. 27, 2015 — VillageHealth, the integrated kidney care division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), and Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM) announced today that they are joining forces to create a special needs plan (SNP) for Medicare beneficiaries with end stage renal disease (ESRD). The program, called Humana Kidney Care, will specifically target ESRD patients in Las Vegas.

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2014 Press Releases

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December 29, 2014

DaVita HealthCare Partners Celebrates Milestones of 2014

Year Marked by Continued Clinical Excellence, Commitment to Patient Services, Innovative Partnerships, International Growth, Community Leadership.

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December 23, 2014

Nearly 11,500 Children Receive New Shoes from DaVita HealthCare Partners Teammates

DENVER (Dec. 23, 2014) – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), a leading provider of kidney care and health care services, today announced that its teammates once again partnered with U.S. charity Shoes That Fit to provide nearly 11,500 pairs of new shoes to children in need through a company-wide initiative called “Shoes-a-palooza.”

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December 15, 2014

DaVita Clinical Research and HealthCare Partners Clinical Research to Merge and Expand Clinical Trials and Data Analytics Capabilities

MINNEAPOLIS (Dec. 15, 2014) – DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA), one of the nation's largest and most innovative health care communities, today announced that two of its business units, DaVita Clinical Research (DCR) and HealthCare Partners Clinical Research, will merge capabilities to further expand its extensive clinical research and data analytics services...

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November 6, 2014

DaVita strikes joint venture with Centura hospital system

By Melanie Evans | November 6, 2014 DaVita HealthCare Partners, which last month signaled it would expand its medical-group division into Colorado, announced a joint venture with Englewood, Colo.-based Centura Health.

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October 29, 2014

DaVita Rx Opens State-of-the-Art Orlando Pharmacy

DaVita Rx, a full-service pharmacy created for patients with complex chronic conditions, such as those with kidney disease, announced today the grand opening of its new Orlando, Florida, pharmacy.

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April 8, 2014

Independence Blue Cross and DaVita HealthCare Partners Announce Joint Venture

Tandigm Health’s innovative coordinated care model will provide higher-quality care, lower costs

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February 12, 2014

DaVita HealthCare Partners Completes Leadership Changes

DENVER, Colo., Feb 12, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) -- via PRWEB - DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (DVA) today announced the completion of previously announced transitions among its executive leadership team.

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2013 Press Releases

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November 20, 2013

Modern Healthcare Names Florida's JSA Healthcare A ‘Best Place to Work In Health Care’

Modern Healthcare Names JSA a Healthcare Best Place to Work for Six Consecutive Years ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Nov. 20, 2013 – JSA Healthcare has announced that it has been selected as a “Best Place to Work in Health Care” by Modern Healthcare for the sixth consecutive year – every year since the program’s inception. Each year this national recognition program singles out and recognizes outstanding employers in the healthcare industry that empower employees to perform at their optimum level to provide patients and customers with the best possible care, products and services.

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September 16, 2013

DaVita HealthCare Partners and Arizona Integrated Physicians Join Forces

TORRANCE, Calif., September 16, 2013 –HealthCare Partners, LLC, a Torrance, Calif.-based physician-led organization that manages and operates medical groups and affiliated physician networks in California, Nevada, New Mexico and Florida, today announced a merger with Arizona Integrated Physicians (AIP). AIP is one of Arizona’s largest independent physician networks and comprises more than 700 physicians.

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2012 Press Releases

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November 1, 2012

DaVita and HealthCare Partners Finalize Merger : Combined Commitment to clinical excellence, patient quality of life, physician leadership.

DENVER, COLO. & TORRANCE, Calif.(Nov. 1, 2012) - DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA), a leading provider of kidney care services that is committed to improving the quality of life for those diagnosed with chronic kidney diesease (CKD), announced the closing of its previously announced merger with HealthCare Partners, one of the nation's largest operators of medical groups and physician networks.

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