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Akeso completes the acquisition of Immediate Medical Center, adding four Los Angeles based clinics to its rapidly growing occupational health network and expanding to a total of 20 clinics state-wide

(Irvine, California – January 12, 2023) – Akeso Occupational Health announced today the
acquisition of Immediate Medical Center, a premier occupational health provider with four
southern California clinics located in Commerce, Lakewood, La Mirada, and Paramount. With
this acquisition Akeso achieves an important milestone of growing to a total of 20 clinics
throughout California.

“I can’t think of a more exciting way to start the new year than announcing our acquisition of
Immediate Medical Center, one of Los Angeles’ busiest and longest operating occupational
health providers. Immediate Medical Center has operated in the LA area for over 35 years,
providing a full range of injury care, drug testing, physical examinations, physical therapy and
on-site care to its clients. We are excited to join forces with their great team of providers and
staff in order to better serve our Southern California clients” said Chuck Kruger, CEO of Akeso.
Dr. Joseph Guererro, who will continue with the company as Akeso’s Area Medical Director,
added “Immediate Medical is proud to announce the acquisition and partnership with Akeso
Occupational Health. We look forward to the stewardship by such an excellent team and we
welcome their professionalism. Our team is energized to more forward and deliver top quality
care to our patients.”

About Akeso Occupational Health (www.akesomedical.com)

Akeso Occupational Health operates 20 occupational medicine clinics that improve injured
worker outcomes through a focus on the patient and a commitment to better partnerships with
the payor. The experts at Akeso believe the key to fixing the workers’ compensation system
centers around a dedicated group of physicians committed to the right care, without financial
incentives for over-treating injured workers. These highly skilled physicians are backed by a
clinical organization that works more closely with the insurance carrier and employer to make
sure that the right care is delivered in a timelier manner.

About Immediate Medical Center (www.immediatemedical.net)

Immediate Medical Center strives to preserve its commitment to quality by effectively
communicating with its clients, while treating and educating our patients with cost effective
services and an emphasis on open lines of communication. Our occupational medicine clinics
have been a trusted resource to a wide range of industries, school districts and municipalities
throughout southern California for more than 35 years.
Media contact:
Chuck Kruger
Chief Executive Officer
(949) 867-4117