KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., March 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Universal Health
Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) announced today that it has completed the
previously announced sale of 430-bed Hospital San Pablo located in Bayamon,
Puerto Rico and 180-bed Hospital San Pablo del Este in Fajardo, Puerto Rico.
The combined sale proceeds were approximately $120 million, plus the value
of certain components of working capital.
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 that 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.
CONTACT: Steve Filton, Chief Financial Officer, Universal Health
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