Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the largest and most respected providers of hospital and healthcare services in the nation with nearly 90,000 employees dedicated to improving people’s lives and transforming the delivery of healthcare. Through its subsidiaries, the company operates 26 Acute Care hospitals, 334 Behavioral Health inpatient facilities, and 39 outpatient facilities and ambulatory care centers in 39 states in the U.S., Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the United Kingdom. UHS also offers health insurance plans through Prominence Health Plan, and manages a network of physicians through Independence Physician Management.
Prominence Health Plan ACOs Saved Medicare $84.7 million in 2020
November 2021 — Prominence Health Plan, a subsidiary of UHS, reports that in 2020, its seven Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) combined to save Medicare $84.7 million, resulting in over $50 million in earnings for its 3,000 participating physicians and an average quality score of 98%.
Universal Health Services to Join Forces with Riverside Medical Clinic
November 1, 2021 — UHS is pleased to announce that it has entered into a binding agreement for a strategic alignment with Riverside Medical Clinic (RMC) located in Riverside County, California.
River Vista Behavioral Health Hospital: Construction Progresses amid Pandemic
September 2021 — The new River Vista Behavioral Health hospital, located at 40886 Goodwin Way in Madera, is on track to open in early 2023.
Raising Awareness of Suicide Prevention
In this Federation of American Hospitals podcast, UHS’ Karen Johnson offers thoughts on how to reemerge back to society after lockdown, and shares effective resources to help prevent suicide.
S&P Global: Telehealth finds mental health, provider niche as usage drops from pandemic peak
September 2021 — Telehealth is becoming a permanent fixture in the healthcare landscape even as usage falls from last year's pandemic-induced peaks. Article features insights from Jeremy Maynor, VP, Telehealth Product Management, UHS.
Universal Health Services, Inc. Ranks on Forbes Global 2000 List
July 19, 2021 — UHS is pleased to announce it is ranked on the Forbes Global 2000, an annual ranking of the top 2,000 public companies in the world by Forbes magazine.
Mercy Health and UHS Announce Plans to Build Inpatient Psychiatric Hospital
Havenwyck Hospital, an affiliate of UHS, was issued a state Certificate of Need (CON) Proposed Decision on March 29, 2021, tentatively approving development of a new inpatient behavioral health hospital with 60 adult inpatient beds.
Beaumont Health, Universal Health Services Announce Name of New Hospital: Beaumont Behavioral Health
June 29, 2021 — Joint venture partners Beaumont Health and UHS announced the name of their new behavioral health hospital today: Beaumont Behavioral Health.
The Advisory Board: How Marc Miller and His Father Built UHS—and Where Marc's Taking the $11.4B System Next
Marc D. Miller, President and CEO of UHS, talks with Advisory Board President Eric Larsen and OptumInsight CEO Robert Musslewhite about succeeding his father at the helm of the $11.4 billion healthcare organization.
New Poll: 68% of Americans View COVID-19 as a Severe or Extreme Crisis; Survey Results Cite Leading Sources of Induced Stress, Anxiety, Depression
Survey set out to gain insight into Americans’ level of stress, anxiety and depression since the COVID-19 outbreak, the resources they are using or willing to use to manage these negative feelings, and their outlook for the future.
Advancing Behavioral Health Outcomes Using Innovative Artificial Intelligence (AI)
September 21, 2020 — Eleos Health and UHS launch pilot to measure effectiveness of new clinical decision-support software on patient experience and treatment outcomes.
Universal Health Services, Inc. Again Ranked by Fortune Among World’s Most Admired Companies in 2021
UHS is pleased to announce it has once again been selected by Fortune as one of the "World's Most Admired Companies" in 2021.