UHS Listed Among Fortune 500 "America's Largest Corporations"
Universal Health Services, Inc., is listed among the Fortune 500 "America's Largest Corporations" for the 10th time since it was first included in 2003. In 2013, UHS is listed at number 337 of 500.
Alan B. Miller Among Modern Healthcare "100 Most Influential People in Healthcare"
Alan B. Miller, UHS Chairman and CEO, ranked among Modern Healthcare magazine's 2013 listing of the "100 Most Influential People in Healthcare." This is the 11th consecutive year that he has been recognized by the publication.
48 UHS Facilities Recognized as Top Performers for 2012 by The Joint Commission
A total of 48 facilities owned and operated by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) are recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® for 2012. There are 43 behavioral health and five acute care hospitals listed, including 16 facilities honored for the second consecutive year.
The Joint Commission identifies hospitals with exemplary performance using evidence-based clinical processes that are shown to improve care for certain conditions. The clinical processes focus on heart attack, pneumonia, surgery, children’s asthma, stroke, venous thromboembolism, as well as inpatient psychiatric services. A new category, immunization for pneumonia and influenza, was added in 2012. Inpatient psychiatric service measure sets include the monitoring and use of multiple antipsychotic medications, continuing care plans and restraint and seclusion.
UHS Listed Among Fortune Magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies"
Fortune listed Universal Health Services, Inc., (NYSE: UHS) as one of the World's Most Admired Companies in 2013. The survey, conducted by Hay Group, started with approximately 1,400 companies: the Fortune 1,000, the 1,000 largest U.S. companies ranked by revenue; non-U.S. companies in Fortune's Global 500 database with revenue of $10 billion or more; and the top foreign companies operating in the United States. The company ranked #3 in the healthcare industry and #3 in Pennsylvania.