HealthSouth Declares Dividend on 6.5% Series A Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock

HealthSouth Declares Dividend on 6.5% Series A Convertible Perpetual Preferred
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PR Newswire

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Dec. 12, 2012

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Dec. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthSouth Corporation
(NYSE:HLS) today announced that its board of directors has declared a regular
quarterly dividend of $16.25 per share on its 6.5% Series A Convertible
Perpetual Preferred Stock, payable on January 15, 2013, to holders of record
on January 2, 2013.

About HealthSouth
HealthSouth is the nation's largest owner and operator of inpatient
rehabilitation hospitals in terms of patients treated and discharged, revenues
and number of hospitals. Operating in 27 states across the country and in
Puerto Rico, HealthSouth serves patients through its network of inpatient
rehabilitation hospitals, outpatient rehabilitation satellite clinics and home
health agencies. HealthSouth's hospitals provide a higher level of
rehabilitative care to patients who are recovering from conditions such as
stroke and other neurological disorders, orthopedic, cardiac and pulmonary
conditions, brain and spinal cord injuries, and amputations. HealthSouth can
be found on the Web at www.healthsouth.com.

Media Contact
Lindsay Jones, 205-410-2777

Investor Relations Contact
Mary Ann Arico, 205-969-6175
maryann.arico@healthsouth.com

SOURCE HealthSouth Corporation

Website: http://www.healthsouth.com