KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Jan 20, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Universal Health
Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) today announced the promotion of Marc D. Miller to
Vice President effective immediately. In his position, Miller is responsible
for operations at the Eastern Region Acute Care Hospitals and he will report
directly to the Senior Vice President of Acute Care Operations. Prior to this
promotion, he was Division Vice President-Acute Care, Eastern Region. His
previous positions also include CEO/ Managing Director of Central Montgomery
Medical Center; Chief Operating Officer of Wellington Regional Medical Center;
Associate Administrator at the George Washington University Hospital and
Director of Operations for UHS' Radiation Oncology Division.
Miller holds a Master of Business Administration degree in Healthcare
Management from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
UHS also announced today that its Board of Directors voted to pay a cash
dividend of $0.08 per share on March 15, 2005 to shareholders of record as of
March 1, 2005.
Universal Health Services, Inc. is one of the nation's largest hospital
companies, operating acute care and behavioral health hospitals, ambulatory
and radiation centers nationwide, in Puerto Rico and in France. It acts as
the advisor to Universal Health Realty Income Trust, a real estate investment
trust (NYSE: UHT).
Certain statements in this release may constitute forward-looking
statements and are subject to various risks and uncertainties as discussed in
the Company's filings 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.
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SOURCE: Universal Health Services, Inc.
Steve Filton, Chief Financial Officer, Universal Health Services, +1-610-768-3300