FRANKLIN, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 8, 2016--
Community Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE: CYH) today announced that
management will participate in the Barclays Global Healthcare Conference
to be held March 15-17, 2016, at the Loews Miami Beach Hotel in Miami,
The investor presentation will begin at 4:20 p.m. Eastern time, 3:20
p.m. Central time, on Tuesday, March 15, 2016, and will be available to
investors via a live audio webcast. A link to the broadcast can be found
at the investor relations section of the Company’s website, www.chs.net,
and a replay will be available for 30 days using that same link.
Community Health Systems, Inc. is one of the largest publicly-traded
hospital companies in the United States and a leading operator of
general acute care hospitals in communities across the country. Through
its subsidiaries, the Company currently owns, leases or operates 197
affiliated hospitals in 29 states with an aggregate of approximately
30,000 licensed beds.
The Company has announced plans for a spin-off transaction to create a
new, publicly-traded company, Quorum Health Corporation, with 38
affiliated hospitals and related outpatient services in 16 states,
together with Quorum Health Resources, LLC, a subsidiary providing
management advisory and consulting services to non-affiliated hospitals.
The transaction is expected to close during the first half of 2016.
The Company’s headquarters are located in Franklin, Tennessee, a suburb
south of Nashville. Shares in Community Health Systems, Inc. are traded
on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “CYH.” More information
about the Company can be found on its website at www.chs.net.
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Source: Community Health Systems, Inc.
Community Health Systems, Inc.
W. Larry Cash, 615-465-7000
of Financial Services and Chief Financial Officer
J. Culotta, 615-465-7037
Vice President - Investor Relations