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National HealthCare Corporation operates, manages, or provides services to skilled nursing facilities and associated assisted living centers, and retirement centers, as well as offers home health care programs. The company’s skilled nursing facilities offer medical services prescribed by physicians, licensed therapy services, quality nutrition services, social services, activities, and housekeeping and laundry services. Its licensed therapists provide physical, speech, respiratory, and occupational therapy for patients recovering from strokes, heart attacks, orthopedic conditions, neurological illnesses, or other illnesses, injuries, or disabilities. The company’s long-term care facilities offer care for Alzheimer’s patients in early, middle and advanced stages of the disease, as well as specialized care and programming for persons with Alzheimer’s or related disorders; and regional contract management offices provides sub acute and other medical specialty services. It also operates assisted living centers that offer personal care services and assistance with general activities of daily living, such as dressing, bathing, meal preparation, and medication management; owns and manages independent living centers that provide specially designed residential units for the active and ambulatory elderly, and provide various ancillary services for its residents, including restaurants, activity rooms, and social areas. In addition, the company offers health care programs that provide skilled services, which include infusion therapy, wound care and physical, occupational, and speech therapies; operates pharmacies; provides management, accounting, financial, and insurance services; and leases its properties to third party operators. As of March 05, 2014, it operated 73 long-term health care centers with 9,410 beds; 37 homecare programs; 5 independent living centers; and 17 assisted living communities. The company was founded in 1971 and is based in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

11,500 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/21/14
Founded in 1971

national healthcare corp (NHC) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $2.4M
Total Annual Compensation: $632.6K
Principal Financial Officer, Principal Accoun...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.7M
Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $661.8K
Senior Vice President and Treasurer
Total Annual Compensation: $1.7M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

national healthcare corp (NHC) Key Developments

National Healthcare Corporation Announces Expansion of its Missouri Operations

National HealthCare Corporation announced the expansion of its Missouri operations. Effective March 1, 2014, NHC is leasing and operating two healthcare properties in Independence, Missouri and an additional healthcare center in St. Peter's, Missouri. Also, effective February 1, 2014, NHC assumed management of a center in Des Peres, Missouri. With the addition of these four properties, NHC now owns or manages 14 centers with 1,903 beds in Missouri. The leased properties include two centers in Independence, Missouri - The Villages of Jackson Creek, a 120 bed skilled nursing center and 62 bed assisted living community, and The Villages of Jackson Creek II, a 70 bed memory care center. The Villages of St. Peter's is located in St. Peters, Missouri and includes a 106 bed skilled nursing center, a 24 bed memory care unit, and a 62 bed assisted living community. The Quarters of Des Peres is a 124 bed skilled nursing center located in Des Peres, Missouri.

National Healthcare Corp. Announces Consolidated Unaudited Earnings Results for Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 31, 2013

National HealthCare Corporation announced consolidated unaudited earnings results for fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2013. For fourth quarter, the company reported net income available to common shareholders was $14,421,000 or $0.99 per diluted share, compared to $13,727,000 or 0.95 cents per diluted share in the fourth quarter of 2012, an increase of 5.1%. Net operating revenues for the fourth quarter of 2013 increased 6.6% from $193,977,000 to $206,796,000. Income before Income taxes was $25,493,000 compared to $27,229,000 for the same period last year. For the year, the company reported net income available to common shareholders of $55,942,000 or $3.87 per share diluted compared to $50,629,000 or $3.57 per share diluted for the year ended December 31, 2012. Annual net operating revenues in 2013 increased 3.7% from $761,002,000 to $788,957,000, despite the automatic 2% cuts known as 'sequestration' that began on April 1, 2013 for Medicare providers. Operating results for the 2013 year compared to the 2012 year were favorably impacted by a gain on the recovery of notes receivable in the amount of $5,454,000 (approximately $3,327,000 after income taxes), by the positive results within accrued risk reserves, as well as the continued efforts to reduce expenses in skilled nursing facilities. Income before Income taxes was $102,176,000 compared to $93,481,000 for the same period last year.

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