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  • 6/15/09 7:08 am CDT
    Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) announced today that it has been selected as one of Computerworld’s top workplaces for information technology professionals. HCA is ranked No. 56 on the publication’s top 100 list. HCA, which is also listed among Fortune’s “Most Admired” healthcare companies, has 163 hospitals and 104 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and England. Its Information Technology & Services department (more...
  • 4/20/09 7:08 am CDT
    HCA today announced the recipients of the 2008 Frist Humanitarian Award. Michael J. Wawrzewski III, a Physician Assistant at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita, Kansas, Lynn Poe, a volunteer at Coliseum Northside Hospital in Macon, Ga., and Laurence Lesser, M.D., a Staff Physician at Emory Eastside Medical Center in Snellville. Ga., were honored today during a ceremony in Nashville. Established in 1971, the awards honor outstandingmore...
  • 4/14/09 7:08 am CDT
    HCA today announced that it intends to offer $500 million aggregate principal amount of senior secured first lien notes due 2019 (the “Notes”). In accordance with the terms of its senior secured credit facilities, HCA will use the net proceeds from the offering to repay term loans under its cash flow credit facility. The Notes have not been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), and, unless somore...
  • 2/11/09 7:08 am CST
    HCA today announced that it intends to offer to sell $300 million aggregate principal amount of senior secured second lien notes due 2017 (the “Notes”). HCA intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to repay existing indebtedness, which may include borrowings under HCA’s term loan, revolving and/or asset-based senior secured credit facilities. To the extent that proceeds from the offering are not used to repay obligations under HCA’smore...
  • 9/29/08 7:08 am CDT

    Bovender will Remain Chairman

    Jack O. Bovender, Jr., chairman and CEO of HCA Inc., announced today he will retire as CEO of the company at the end of this year and remain as executive chairman and a member of the board of directors until December of 2009. Richard M. Bracken, HCA’s president and chief operating officer, will remain as president and take the helm as CEO on January 1, 2009, in accordance with the company’s existing succession plan. Bovender, who hasmore...
  • 11/17/06 7:08 am CST
    HCA Inc. (NYSE: HCA) today announced the completion of a merger in which HCA has been acquired by a private investor group including affiliates of Bain Capital, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. and Merrill Lynch Global Private Equity, HCA founder Dr. Thomas F. Frist, Jr. and HCA management. HCA announced on July 24, 2006 a definitive merger agreement with the investor group which called for HCA shareholders to receive $51 in cash,more...
  • 11/16/06 7:08 am CST
    HCA Inc. (NYSE: HCA) announced today that shareholders have voted to approve the proposed merger agreement providing for the acquisition of HCA by an investor group including Bain Capital, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., Merrill Lynch Global Private Equity, HCA Founder Dr. Thomas F. Frist, Jr. and HCA management. Based upon the preliminary tally of shares voted, 320.3 million shares were voted at the special meeting, representing 82more...
  • 11/15/06 7:08 am CST
    HCA (NYSE: HCA) today announced the appointment of Michael T. Neeb, 44, as President of the company's London-based International Division effective December 31, 2006. Neeb replaces John Kausch, who will retire next year after a 27-year career with HCA. Kausch, who has been President of HCA's International Division since 1998, began his career as a pharmacist in 1969. He joined HCA in 1979, serving in several positions, including CEO ofmore...
  • 11/14/06 7:08 am CST
    HCA (NYSE: HCA) Special Shareholder Meeting Webcast What: HCA Special Shareholder Meeting Webcast When: November 16, 2006, 11:00am, Nashville time Where: http://www.videonewswire.com/event.asp?id=36681 How: Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the address above. Contact: Mark Kimbrough Vice President, Investor Relations 615-344-1168more...
  • 11/8/06 7:08 am CST
    HCA Inc. (NYSE: HCA) today announced that HCA and the other named parties have entered into a memorandum of understanding with plaintiffs' counsel in connection with six purported class action lawsuits, previously consolidated, filed in the Chancery Court for Davidson County, Tennessee in connection with the proposed acquisition of HCA by affiliates of Bain Capital, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., Merrill Lynch Global Private Equity and HCAmore...