KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Jan. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Universal Health
Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) announced today that its Board of Directors voted
to pay a cash dividend of $0.08 per share on March 16, 2009 to shareholders of
record as of March 2, 2009.
Universal Health Services, Inc. is one of the nation's largest hospital
companies, operating, through its subsidiaries, acute care and behavioral
health hospitals, and ambulatory centers nationwide and in Puerto Rico.
Certain statements in this release may constitute forward-looking
statements and are subject to various risks and uncertainties as discussed in
the Company's filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company
is not obligated to update these forward-looking statements even if the
Company's assessment of these risks and uncertainties changes.
For additional information on the Company, visit our website;
SOURCE Universal Health Services, Inc.
/CONTACT: Steve Filton, Chief Financial Officer of Universal Health
/Web Site: http://www.uhsinc.com /
CO: Universal Health Services, Inc.
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