Five Star Quality Care, Inc. Announces Annual Meeting Results

NEWTON, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Five Star Quality Care, Inc. (NYSE: FVE) today announced the results of
its 2016 Annual Meeting of Stockholders which was held earlier today as
follows.

Bruce M. Gans, M.D. was re-elected as an Independent Director by a
plurality of all shares voted.

Shareholders approved a nonbinding advisory resolution approving the
compensation paid to the Company’s named executive officers.

Shareholders ratified the appointment of RSM US LLP as Five Star’s
independent registered public accounting firm.

Five Star Quality Care, Inc. is a senior living and healthcare services
company that owns, leases and manages senior living communities,
including primarily private pay independent and assisted living
communities located throughout the U.S. FVE is headquartered in Newton,
Massachusetts.

Contacts

Five Star Quality Care, Inc.
Brad Shepherd, 617-796-8245
Director,
Investor Relations