NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., May 13, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pacific Health Care Organization, Inc., (the "Company") (OTCQB:
PFHO) today announced its financial results for the first quarter
ended March 31, 2014
The Company reported net income of $446,561, or $0.56 per basic
and fully diluted share for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014
compared to net income of $203,885, or $0.25 per basic and fully
diluted share, for the first quarter ended March 31, 2013.
Total revenues for the first quarter 2014 were $2,028,669,
compared to $1,384,110 for the same period in 2013, an increase of
$644,559 or 47 percent.
Net cash provided by operations increased to $485,203, during
the first three months ended March 31, 2014, from net cash used in
operations of $26,795 for the same period in 2013, an increase of
$511,998. Cash balance at March 31, 2014 and 2013 was $1,731,388
and $407,754 respectively.
About Pacific Health Care Organization,
The Company is a specialty workers' compensation managed care
company providing a range of services primarily to California
employers and claims administrators. Workers' compensation
costs continue to increase due to rising medical costs, inflation,
fraud and other factors. Medical and indemnity costs
associated with workers' compensation in the state of California
are billions of dollars annually. The Company's focus
goes beyond the medical cost of a claim, with the goal of reducing
the entire cost of the claim, including medical, legal and
administrative costs. Through its wholly-owned
subsidiaries, the Company provides a range of effective workers'
compensation cost containment services, including but not limited
to , Health Care Organizations, Medical Provider Networks, HCO +
MPN, Workers' Compensation Carve-Outs, Utilization Review,
Medical Bill Review, and Nurse Case Management.
"Safe Harbor" Statement: Statements included in this press
release, other than statements or characterizations of historical
fact, are forward-looking statements. Forward-looking
statements are based on management's expectations, estimates,
projections and assumptions. These statements are not
guarantees of future results and involve certain risks and
uncertainties which are difficult to predict. Therefore,
actual results and trends may vary materially from what is forecast
in a forward-looking statement due to a variety of factors, many of
which are not within the Company's control. Additional
information regarding these factors is contained in the Company's
filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including
without limitation, its Annual Report on Form 10-K and its
Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q.
All forward-looking statements speak only as of the date they
were made. The Company does not undertake any obligation to
update or publicly release any revisions to any forward-looking
statements to reflect events, circumstances or changes in
expectations after the date of this press release.
To view the annual, quarterly and current reports and other
information the Company files with the U.S. Securities and Exchange
Commission go to: http://www.sec.gov/
Pacific Health Care Organization, Inc.
1201 Dove Street, Suite 300
Newport Beach, California 92660
Contact: Fred Odaka - CFO
Source: Pacific Health Care Organization, Inc.
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