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DaVita Inc. Schedules 1st Quarter 2004 Investor Conference Call

EL SEGUNDO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 31, 2004--DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA) announced today that it will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss first quarter results on Monday May 3, 2004; at 12:00 pm EDT. The Company plans to release its results before market on the same date. This call is also being webcast and can be accessed at the DaVita IR web page or over CCBN's Investor Distribution Network. You can join this call at:

    Monday, May 3, 2004

    Starting at 12:00 noon EDT

    Dial in Number: 800-399-4406

    Webcast: www.davita.com or www.fulldisclosure.com

When calling in please refer to the DaVita Q1 2004 call and provide the operator with your name and company affiliation. Investors who are unable to listen to the DaVita earnings conference call will be able to access a replay via our web site at www.davita.com. There will be no telephone replay.

We appreciate your interest in DaVita.

    CONTACT: DaVita Inc.
             LeAnne Zumwalt, 310-536-2420

    SOURCE: DaVita Inc.

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