Envision Healthcare (EVHC) and AMSURG (AMSG) Complete Merger
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Envision Healthcare Holdings, Inc. and AMSURG Corp. today announced the completion of their merger, originally announced on June 15, 2016. The new combined company, Envision Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: EVHC), brings together two leading, complementary healthcare companies to form one of the nation’s largest provider organizations and is well-positioned to help shape the future of healthcare delivery. The new Envision will offer a compelling suite of solutions geared toward creating high performing clinical networks, including physician-led services, ambulatory surgery centers, post-acute care and medical transportation.
Envision Healthcare Corporation is co-headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, and Greenwood Village, Colorado. The company’s common stock will begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange tomorrow, December 2, 2016, under the ticker symbol EVHC and will become part of the S&P 500 stock index.
William A. Sanger, Executive Chairman of Envision Healthcare Corporation, said “Our two organizations complement each other in a way few others could, and this merger accelerates our collective ability to positively impact healthcare delivery across the country. We are excited for the future and look forward to integrating the resources of Envision and AMSURG.”
Christopher A. Holden, President and Chief Executive Officer, added, “Envision Healthcare Corporation now has a national platform with a highly differentiated suite of solutions that will significantly increase our ability to empower physicians and serve clients. The marketplace remains highly fragmented, providing ample opportunities for us to expand our existing relationships with health systems and to present our performance-enhancing offerings to other key stakeholders in clinical networks across the country.”
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