Universal Health Services

Industry: Healthcare Facilities

Fortune Rank: 403

Universal Health Services is engaged principally in owning & operating acute care hospitals, behavioural health centers, ambulatory surgery centers and radiation oncology centers. For the 6 months ended 6/30/05, revenues rose 10% to $2B. Net income from cont. opts. rose 5% to $91.3M. Results reflect growth in inpatient admissions & patient days in both acute care hospitals & behavioral healthcare facilities, partially offset by higher operating expenses.

Universal Health Services Inc. owns and operates, through its subsidiaries, acute care hospitals, behavioral health centers, and ambulatory surgery and radiation oncology centers. As of March 1, 2005, the Company operated 44 acute care hospitals and 49 behavioral health centers located in 23 states, Washington, DC, Puerto Rico and France. As part of its ambulatory treatment centers division, the Company manages and owns outright or in partnership with physicians, 12 surgery and radiation oncology centers located in seven states and Puerto Rico. Services provided by Universal Health's hospitals include general surgery, internal medicine, obstetrics, emergency room care, radiology, oncology, diagnostic care, coronary care, pediatric services and behavioral health services.

Universal Health Services

Universal Health Services is a Fortune 500 company. In 2010 Universal Health Services was ranked number 403 on the Fortune 500 list, making it the 403rd largest company in the United States when judged by revenue.

Universal Health Services achieved revenue of $5,202.40 million in 2010 and earned a profit of $260.40 million.

Universal Health Services' rank improves

The company ranking improved in 2010, moving up the Fortune 500 list to 403rd compared to 467th in 2009. This was based on its 2009 revenue of $5,081 million (a change of 0 million compared to 2010) and profits of $199 million (a change of $61 million compared to 2009).

Another point of view

To many investors, profits are more important than the revenue a company earns. If the Fortune 500 was ranked by profits instead of revenue then Universal Health Services would be ranked 291st rather than 403rd due to its profits of $260 in 2010.

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