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Webcast Alert: DaVita Inc Announces Q2 2003 Earnings Conference Call

DaVita Inc announces the following Webcast:

  What:     DaVita Inc Q2 2003 Earnings Conference Call

  When:     08/01/03 @ 1:30 p.m. Eastern


  How:      Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the
            address above.

  Contact:  LeAnne Zumwalt
            Vice President

DaVita is a leading provider of dialysis services for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure. The Company owns and operates kidney dialysis centers and home peritoneal dialysis programs domestically in 33 states, as well as Washington, D.C. As of March 31, 2003, DaVita operates 523 outpatient facilities serving 45,000 patients, including 3,300 patients in 30 centers under management.

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SOURCE: DaVita Inc

CONTACT: LeAnne Zumwalt, Vice President of DaVita Inc, +1-310-750-2072

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