Newsweek Lists Universal Health Services, Inc. In Its 2010 Green Rankings
Newsweek magazine's exclusive 2010 Green Rankings included Universal Health Services, Inc. among the top 500 publicly traded companies in America, in terms of environmental impact.
Alan B. Miller Receives Patriot Award from Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR)
Alan B. Miller, CEO and Chairman of the Board of Universal Health Services, Inc, received the Patriot Award on September 13, 2010 from Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) on behalf of the U.S. Department of Defense. ESGR presents the award to employers in the United States who strongly support their National Guard and Reserve personnel. All members of the National Guard and Reserve forces are eligible to nominate their employers for the Patriot Award. Mr. Miller was nominated by U.S. Navy Commander Milan Moncilovich, UHS Corporate Manager of Medication Safety/Regulatory Compliance, who presented him with the award and a commemorative Patriot lapel pin.
Karla Perez, Vice President, Acute Care Division, Named a 2010 Southern Nevada Healthcare Hero/Administrative Division
Karla Perez, Vice President, Acute Care Division, has been selected as a 2010 Southern Nevada Healthcare Hero/Administrative Division by the Nevada Business Journal. Healthcare Heroes are outstanding individuals who have made significant contributions to healthcare in the state of Nevada. Honorees are selected by community leaders in healthcare from both ends of the state.
Alan B. Miller Receives 2010 Horatio Alger Award
Alan B. Miller, Chairman and CEO of Universal Health Services, Inc., received the 2010 Horatio Alger Award on April 9, 2010 at DAR Constitution Hall in Washington, DC. The award recognizes his community leadership and his initiative and commitment to excellence, demonstrated by "extraordinary achievements accomplished through honesty, hard work, self-reliance and perseverance over adversity." Among the prominent people inducted into the Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, together with Mr. Miller, were Condoleezza Rice, Former Secretary of State, U.S. Department of State and Provost, Stanford University; and Tommy Ray Franks, Former Commander-in-Chief, U.S. Central Command and Chairman, Franks & Associates. Horatio Alger Member Associate Justice Clarence Thomas presented the 2010 Horatio Alger Members with their medallions in a special, private ceremony at the U.S. Supreme Court on April 8, 2010.
2010 UHS Acute Care Division Receives Healthy Hospital System Gold Award
UHS' Acute Care Division received the Healthy Hospital System Gold Award from Ascent Healthcare Solutions for 2009's "outstanding performance in reducing environmental harm and improving overall hospital quality through medical device remanufacturing and reprocessing."
Alan B. Miller Honored by the Mason School of Business at The College of William and Mary
Alan B. Miller, UHS Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer, received the 2007 T.C. and Elizabeth Clarke Business Medallion from the Mason School of Business at The College of William and Mary. Mr. Miller (W&M '58) was selected for the School's highest honor by the School's faculty for his exemplary business leadership.
Computerworld Salutes UHS IS Department
UHS' Information Services Department was named one of the 100 Best Places to Work in IT 2005 by Computerworld magazine, for the second consecutive year, and fourth time since 1997.
UHS Wins "Psychologically Healthy Workplace Award"
The Pennsylvania Psychological Association (PPA), a state-level chapter of the American Psychological Association, and the Business and Psychology Partnership Group (BPPG) have named Universal Health Services, Inc. a winner of the 2004 "Psychologically Healthy Workplace Award." The Award recognizes companies' efforts and systems that result in developing and maintaining healthy, supportive work environments.
UHS Wins CHIME Award
UHS was a co-recipient of the CHIME Collaboration Award (College of Healthcare Information Management Executives), together with OPUS Healthcare Solutions.
UHS' IT Department listed on InformationWeek 500 2003
InformationWeek recognized the IT Department of Universal Health Services, Inc. as ranking among the nation's 500 largest and most innovative IT industry leaders. Recent IT implementation by UHS includes wireless laptops for bedside order entry, billing and collections; on-line approval for time and attendance reporting; direct downloading of patient data to physician office systems; increased legibility of patient identification information; and a new pharmacy ordering and tracking system.
UHS is Top Healthcare Provider on Fortune 1000 2003
Universal Health Services, Inc. was listed on the Fortune 1000 as ranking #1 in the healthcare industry in total return to investors over the 10-year period 1992-2002 and showing a compound annual growth rate of 29%. The company also is listed as fifth in growth of earnings per share.
UHS listed on Wall Street Journal Shareholder Scoreboard 2003
Universal Health Services, Inc. continues to enjoy the distinction of being listed on the Wall Street Journal's Shareholder Scoreboard. UHS has been listed for 2003 as the best performing stock among healthcare providers 1992-2002.
Alan B. Miller "CEO of the Week" CNN-TV.
Alan B. Miller, UHS Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer was interviewed by Lou Dobbs on CNN's "Moneyline" segment. Mr. Miller discussed the company's financial growth and UHS' solid reputation as a respected healthcare industry leader.
GWU President's Medal to Alan B. Miller 2002
The prestigious President's Medal of The George Washington University was presented to Alan B. Miller, MBA, UHS Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer, during The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences commencement ceremony, May 19, 2002. Previous recipients include Vaclav Havel, first president of the Czech Republic; Mikhail Gorbachev, past president of the former U.S.S.R and Walter Cronkite. award-winning journalist.
UHS Listed on Forbes Platinum 400 2002
UHS has been published on the Forbes Platinum List of 400 of the best big companies in America selected for profitability and growth and ranked by industry.
Top Healthcare Provider Shareholder Scoreboard Wall Street Journal
Universal Health Services, Inc. has the distinction of being listed as the top healthcare provider in the nation as noted on the Wall Street Journal Shareholder Scoreboard of February 26, 2001. Achieving a compound annual growth rate of 38%, UHS earned the highest total return for investors over the ten-year period 1990-2000.
Top Healthcare Provider Fortune 1,000
Ranking #1 among the healthcare industry in total return to investors over the ten-year period 1990-2000, UHS stands as the top healthcare provider among Fortune magazine's "Fortune 1000." With a compound annual growth rate of 38%, UHS also ranks third in growth of Earnings per Share.
PACE/Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce, Seventh Annual Business Excellence Tribute June 7, 2000
The Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce and The Philadelphia Area Council for Excellence (PACE) honored UHS for the second consecutive year for excellence in strategic planning and business results at the 7th Annual Business & Community Excellence Tribute. The annual tribute is designed to recognize Greater Philadelphia businesses that have excelled in leadership, human resources development, customer focus and strategic planning. UHS was among 23 businesses honored.
1999 Lifetime Achievement Award to Alan B. Miller Presented By The Federation Of American Health Systems
Representing nearly 1700 owned and managed hospitals and health systems, the Federation of American Health Systems honored Alan B. Miller, Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Health Services, Inc., at the Federation's Annual Conference. Mr. Miller was recognized by Federation officers for 30 years of service to the nation's healthcare delivery system, his personal commitment to each of his company's hospitals to insure the health of their communities and his "capacity to think globally" for the good of the entire healthcare industry.