Health Management Associates, Inc. (NYSE:HMA) today announced
that senior management will present at the following healthcare
conferences in February 2013:
February 13, 2012 at 3:30 pm ET at the Leerink Swann Global Healthcare
Conference to be held at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York City.
February 25, 2013 at 3:20 PM ET at the J.P. Morgan Global High Yield &
Leveraged Finance Conference to be held at the Loews Miami Beach.
February 26, 2013 at 10:30 AM ET at the 2012 RBC Capital Markets
Healthcare Conference to be held at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York
February 27, 2013 at 11:05 AM ET at the 2013 Global Healthcare
Conference to be held at the Hilton New York Hotel in New York City.
These presentations will be webcast live over the Internet via Health
Management's website (http://www.hma.com).
Listeners are encouraged to go to the Investor Relations section of
Health Management's website approximately five minutes prior to each
event to register and download any necessary media player software.
Health Management enables America's best local health care by providing
the people, processes, capital and expertise necessary for its hospital
and physician partners to fulfill their local missions of delivering
superior health care services. Health Management, through its
subsidiaries, operates 70 hospitals, with approximately 10,500 licensed
beds, in non-urban communities located throughout the United States.
All references to "Health Management," "HMA" or the "Company" used in
this release refer to Health Management Associates, Inc. and its
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the
meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and
Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.
Forward-looking statements are subject to risks, uncertainties and
assumptions and are identified by words such as "expects," "estimates,"
"projects," "anticipates," "believes," "intends," "plans," "may,"
"continues," "should," "could" and other similar words. All statements
addressing operating performance, events or developments that Health
Management Associates, Inc. expects or anticipates will occur in the
future, including but not limited to incurrence of indebtedness,
projections of revenue, income or loss, capital expenditures, earnings
per share, debt structure, the provision for doubtful accounts, capital
structure, repayment of indebtedness, the amount and timing of funds
under the meaningful use measurement standard of various HCIT incentive
programs, other financial items and operating statistics, statements
regarding the plans and objectives of management for future operations,
innovations, or market service development, statements regarding
acquisitions, joint ventures, divestitures and other proposed or
contemplated transactions (including but not limited to statements
regarding the potential for future acquisitions and perceived benefits
of acquisitions), statements of future economic performance, statements
regarding legal proceedings and other loss contingencies, statements
regarding market risk exposures, statements regarding the effects and/or
interpretations of recently enacted or future health care laws and
regulations, statements of the assumptions underlying or relating to any
of the foregoing statements, and other statements which are other than
statements of historical fact, are considered to be "forward-looking
Because they are forward-looking, such statements should be evaluated in
light of important risk factors and uncertainties. These risk factors
and uncertainties are more fully described in Health Management
Associates, Inc.'s most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K, and most
recent Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarterly period ended June
30, 2012, including under the heading entitled "Risk Factors." Should
one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or should any
of Health Management Associates, Inc.'s underlying assumptions prove
incorrect, actual results could vary materially from those currently
anticipated. In addition, undue reliance should not be placed on Health
Management Associates, Inc.'s forward-looking statements. Except as
required by law, Health Management Associates, Inc. disclaims any
obligation to update its risk factors or to publicly announce updates to
the forward-looking statements contained in this press release to
reflect new information, future events or other developments.
Health Management Associates, Inc.
John C. Merriwether, 239-598-3131
President of Financial Relations