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Satellite Healthcare Announces the Appointment of Robert Lunbeck as Vice President of Business Development

Jun 25, 2010

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA, June 25, 2010 - Satellite Healthcare, one of the nation's first and leading not-for-profit kidney dialysis service providers and a major sponsor of nephrology research, announced today that it has named Robert Lunbeck, Jr. as Vice President, Business Development.

In this position Lunbeck will be responsible for the business development efforts in achieving corporate goals and objectives. He will help Satellite evaluate new opportunities, expand into new markets and develop new partnerships and joint ventures. Lunbeck will also participate in a wide range of strategic planning activities as a member of the Executive team.

Lunbeck brings to Satellite Healthcare more than 20 years of executive experience in the financial industry with a strong background in the health care sector. He holds a MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business and a A.B in Economics from Harvard College.

"We are especially pleased to bring an industry expert of Rob's caliber to lead the business development function at Satellite Healthcare," said Mark Burke, company President and CEO. "Appointing Rob demonstrates our commitment to market expansion and continued efforts to positively influence the standard of care within existing and new markets."

"Satellite has established itself as a leader in clinical quality, research and service to the CKD community and has the resources and vision to expand its operations and influence significantly," said Robert Lunbeck. "I look forward to working with Satellite's team of dedicated and talented executives to advance Satellite's mission and to help the company reach its enormous potential."

About Satellite Healthcare

Satellite Healthcare, Inc. is one of the nation's first and leading providers of dialysis services and kidney disease care. With its affiliated services – Satellite WellBound, Satellite Dialysis and Satellite Research, Satellite Healthcare provides early patient wellness education, personalized clinical services and a complete range of dialysis therapy choices. This comprehensive offering allows Satellite Healthcare to advance the standard of chronic kidney disease care so patients can achieve a better life.

Better care. Better life. Better choice.™

For more information about Satellite Healthcare and its mission to make life better for those with Chronic Kidney Disease, please visit

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