Profile: Universal Health Services Inc (UHS)
22 Nov 2017
Universal Health Services, Inc., incorporated on January 8, 1979, is a holding company. The Company's principal business is owning and operating, through its subsidiaries, acute care hospitals and outpatient facilities, and behavioral healthcare facilities. The Company's segments include Acute Care Hospital Services, Behavioral Health Services and Other. As of February 28, 2017, the Company owned and/or operated 319 inpatient facilities, and 33 outpatient and other facilities, located in 37 states, Washington, District of Columbia, the United Kingdom, Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands. As of February 28, 2017, the Company's acute care facilities located in the United States included 26 inpatient acute care hospitals; four free-standing emergency departments, and four outpatient surgery/cancer care centers and one surgical hospital. As of February 28, 2017, the Company's behavioral healthcare facilities included 189 inpatient behavioral healthcare facilities and 20 outpatient behavioral healthcare facilities located in the United States; 100 inpatient behavioral healthcare facilities and two outpatient behavioral healthcare facilities located in the United Kingdom, and four inpatient behavioral healthcare facilities and two outpatient behavioral healthcare facilities located in Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands.
The Company's hospitals provide a range of services, such as general and specialty surgery, internal medicine, obstetrics, emergency room care, radiology, oncology, diagnostic care, coronary care, pediatric services, pharmacy services and/or behavioral health services. The Company provides capital resources, as well as a range of management services to its facilities, including central purchasing, information services, finance and control systems, facilities planning, physician recruitment services, administrative personnel management, marketing and public relations.
The Company competes with the National Health Service.
Universal Health Services Inc
367 S GULPH RD
KING OF PRUSSIA PA 19406-3121
Company Web Links
- BRIEF-Universal Health Services announces dividend and increase to stock repurchase program
- BRIEF-Universal Health Services reports Q3 earnings per share $1.47
- DIARY-U.S. EARNINGS WEEK AHEAD
- Fitch Affirms Universal Health at 'BB+'; Outlook Stable
- BRIEF-Universal Health Services Q2 earnings per share $1.91