32 things to know about CHS, Tenet, HCA and UHS

Four of the major for-profit hospital chains operate nearly 400 acute care hospitals across the U.S. and have more than 550,000 employees combined.

Below are 32 things to know about four of the major for-profit hospital operators: Community Health Systems, HCA Healthcare, Tenet Healthcare and Universal Health Services.

Community Health Systems

Headquarters: Franklin, Tenn.

CEO: Wayne T. Smith

Number of acute care hospitals: 99

Number of employees: 87,000

2018 revenue: $14.16 billion

2018 profit or loss: $788 million net loss

Revenue for first 9 months of 2019: $9.9 billion

Profit or loss for first 9 months of 2019: $302 million net loss

HCA Healthcare

Headquarters: Nashville, Tenn.

CEO: Samuel N. Hazen

Number of acute care hospitals: 184

Number of employees: 270,000

2018 revenue: $46.7 billion

2018 profit or loss: $3.8 billion profit

Revenue for first 9 months of 2019: $37.8 billion

Profit or loss for first 9 months of 2019: $2.4 billion profit

Tenet Healthcare

Headquarters: Dallas

CEO: Ronald A. Rittenmeyer

Number of acute care hospitals: 65

Number of employees: 110,000

2018 revenue: $18.3 billion

2018 profit or loss: $111 million profit

Revenue for first 9 months of 2019: $13.7 billion

Profit or loss for first 9 months of 2019: $245 million net loss

Universal Health Services

Headquarters: King of Prussia, Pa.

CEO: Alan B. Miller

Number of acute care hospitals: 26

Number of employees: 87,000

2018 revenue: $10.8 billion

2018 profit or loss: $779.7 million profit

Revenue for first 9 months of 2019: $8.5 billion

Profit or loss for first 9 months of 2019: $569.7 million profit

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