Alliance HealthCare Services to Transfer Stock Listing to NASDAQ

Thu Jan 31, 2013 5:06pm EST

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NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(Business Wire)--
Alliance HealthCare Services, Inc. (NYSE:AIQ), a leading national provider of
outpatient diagnostic imaging and radiation therapy services, today announced
that it will transfer its stock exchange listing to the NASDAQ Global Market
from the New York Stock Exchange. The Company currently expects that its common
stock will commence trading on NASDAQ on February 11, 2013 and will continue to
be listed under the ticker symbol "AIQ." 

Larry C. Buckelew, Chairman of the Board and interim Chief Executive Officer of
Alliance HealthCare Services, explained, "The move to the NASDAQ Global Market
demonstrates our continued focus on optimizing value for our shareholders and
strategic partners. Transferring our listing to NASDAQ will enable our Company
to maintain and enhance its corporate visibility and trading liquidity as we
continue to execute on our strategic growth initiatives. We are proud to join
the impressive list of companies already traded on the NASDAQ exchange." 

"We are very pleased to welcome Alliance HealthCare Services to NASDAQ, which
lists more than 70 percent of all healthcare companies on U.S. exchanges," said
Bob McCooey, Senior Vice President, NASDAQ OMX. "Founded in 1983, Alliance is
renowned for its leading market position as a provider of outpatient diagnostic
imaging and radiation therapy services. We look forward to forging a long-term
partnership with the Company and its shareholders." 

About Alliance HealthCare Services

Alliance HealthCare Services is a leading national provider of advanced
outpatient diagnostic imaging and radiation therapy services based upon annual
revenue and number of systems deployed. Alliance focuses on MRI, PET/CT and CT
through its Imaging division and radiation therapy through its Oncology
division. With more than 1,900 team members committed to providing exceptional
patient care and exceeding customer expectations, Alliance provides quality
clinical services for over 1,000 hospitals and other healthcare partners in 46
states. Alliance operates 499 diagnostic imaging and radiation therapy systems.
The Company is the nation`s largest provider of advanced diagnostic mobile
imaging services and one of the leading operators of fixed-site imaging centers,
with 130 locations across the country. Alliance also operates 30 radiation
therapy centers, including 15 dedicated stereotactic radiosurgery facilities,
many of which are operated in conjunction with local community hospital
partners, providing treatment and care for cancer patients. With 15 stereotactic
radiosurgery facilities in operation, Alliance is among the leading providers of
stereotactic radiosurgery nationwide.

Alliance HealthCare Services
Howard Aihara
Executive Vice President
Chief Financial Officer
(949) 242-5300 

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