Chemed Corporation to Present at the Oppenheimer 23rd Annual Healthcare Conference

  Chemed Corporation to Present at the Oppenheimer 23rd Annual Healthcare
  Conference

Oppenheimer Healthcare Conference 2012

Business Wire

CINCINNATI -- December 06, 2012

Chemed Corporation (NYSE:CHE) today announced that it will deliver a
presentation at the Oppenheimer 23rd Annual Healthcare Conference on Thursday,
December 13, 2012, at approximately 2:45 p.m. (ET) at the Waldorf=Astoria
Hotel in New York City.

The presentation will be webcast live and can be accessed through the Investor
Relations section of the Chemed website at www.chemed.com. The webcast replay
will be available approximately three hours after the live event and will be
accessible for 90 days.

Listed on the New York Stock Exchange and headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio,
Chemed Corporation operates two wholly owned subsidiaries: VITAS Healthcare
and Roto-Rooter. VITAS is the nation's largest provider of end-of-life hospice
care and Roto-Rooter is the nation’s leading provider of plumbing and drain
cleaning services.

Statements in this press release or in other Chemed communications may relate
to future events or Chemed's future performance. Such statements are
forward-looking statements and are based on present information Chemed has
related to its existing business circumstances. Investors are cautioned that
such forward-looking statements are subject to inherent risk and that actual
results may differ materially from such forward-looking statements. Further,
investors are cautioned that Chemed does not assume any obligation to update
forward-looking statements based on unanticipated events or changed
expectations.

Contact:

Chemed Corporation
Sherri L. Warner, 513-762-6683