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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.

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National Healthcare Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend on Common and Preferred Shares, Payable on December 1, 2014 and October 15, 2014 Respectively

National HealthCare Corporation announced that it will pay a quarterly dividend of 34 cents per common share to shareholders of record on September 30, 2014 and payable on December 1, 2014. The Company will also pay a quarterly dividend of 20 cents per preferred share to shareholders of record on September 15, 2014 and payable on October 15, 2014.

National Healthcare Corp. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2014

National Healthcare Corp. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported net income available to common shareholders of $10,344,000 compared to $12,174,000 for the quarter ended June 30, 2013. Net operating revenues totaled $216,555,000 compared to $192,011,000 for the same three months of 2013, an increase of 12.8%. Net income per diluted share was $0.72 compared to $0.86 per diluted share for the quarter ended June 30, 2013. Income before income taxes were $20,364,000 compared to $23,633,000 a year ago. For the six months, the company’s net operating revenues of $427,086,000 compared to $386,389,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes were $41,924,000 compared to $46,247,000 a year ago. Net income available to common stockholders was $21,405,000 compared to $23,811,000 a year ago. Diluted earnings per share were $1.50 compared to $1.68 a year ago.

National Healthcare Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend on Common Shares, Payable on September 2, 2014; Declares Quarterly Dividend on Preferred Shares, Payable on July 15, 2014

National HealthCare Corporation announced that it will pay a quarterly dividend of 34 cents per common share to shareholders of record on June 30, 2014 and payable on September 2, 2014. This represents a 6.25% increase over last quarter's regular common dividend. The company will also pay a quarterly dividend of 20 cents per preferred share to shareholders of record on June 16, 2014 and payable on July 15, 2014.


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