Healthcare Sector Announced Financial Results, Conference Call Schedules and New Leaders - Research Report on HealthSouth,

 Healthcare Sector Announced Financial Results, Conference Call Schedules and
New Leaders - Research Report on HealthSouth, Brookdale, Lifepoint Hospitals,
                      Acadia Healthcare, and Air Methods

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NEW YORK, November 5, 2013

NEW YORK, November 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting
HealthSouth Corp. (NYSE: HLS), Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE: BKD),
Lifepoint Hospitals Inc. (NASDAQ: LPNT), Acadia Healthcare Company, Inc.
(NASDAQ: ACHC), and Air Methods Corp. (NASDAQ: AIRM). Today's readers may
access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry
analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.

HealthSouth Corp. Research Report

On October 28, 2013, HealthSouth Corp. (HealthSouth) reported its financial
results for Q3 2013. The Company's net operating revenue increased 5.0% YoY to
$564.0 million during the quarter. Net income attributable to HealthSouth was
$58.2 million or $0.58 per diluted share in Q3 2013, compared to net income of
$47.1 million or $0.43 per diluted share in Q3 2012. Commenting on the
results, HealthSouth's President and CEO, Jay Grinney said, "The third quarter
was another solid quarter for HealthSouth. Same-store hospital discharges grew
3.2% while our new hospitals in Ocala, Florida, Augusta, Georgia, Littleton,
Colorado, and Stuart, Florida contributed another 2.5% of growth quarter over
quarter. Our hospitals continued to provide this care in a cost-effective
manner which contributed to a $10.3 million, or 8.2%, increase in Adjusted
EBITDA. Most importantly, we generated $106.4 million of adjusted free cash
flow which brought our year-to-date adjusted free cash flow to $264.6 million,
an increase of $77.8 million, or 41.6%, compared to the first nine months of
2012." The Full Research Report on HealthSouth Corp. - including full detailed
breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free
of charge at: [http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/9080_HLS]

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Brookdale Senior Living Inc. Research Report 

On October 28, 2013, Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (Brookdale) announced that
it plans to release its Q3 2013 financial results on Wednesday, November 6,
2013 after the market hours. According to Brookdale, the Company has also
scheduled a conference call to discuss the results on Thursday, November 7,
2013 at 10:00 a.m. ET. The Company further informed that a webcast of the
call will be available to the public on a listen-only basis at its website.
The Full Research Report on Brookdale Senior Living Inc. - including full
detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to
download free of charge at:
[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/fefe_BKD]

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Lifepoint Hospitals Inc. Research Report 

On October 25, 2013, Lifepoint Hospitals Inc. (Lifepoint Hospitals) reported
its financial results for Q3 2013. The Company's revenue from continuing
operations increased 9.7% YoY to $899.7 million during the quarter. Net income
attributable to LifePoint Hospitals was $32.8 million or $0.68 per diluted
share in Q3 2013, compared to net income of $19.2 million or $0.39 per diluted
share in Q3 2012. Commenting on the results, Lifepoint Hospitals' Chairman and
CEO, William F. Carpenter III said, "We are pleased with our quarterly
results, which included strong revenue and EBITDA growth. While the overall
volume environment remains challenging, our strategic initiatives drove growth
in outpatient volumes. Our M&A program remains active, with all pending
acquisitions on track to close within the next six months. Our recently
acquired hospitals are performing well, and we have a strong pipeline of
potential opportunities." The Full Research Report on Lifepoint Hospitals Inc.
- including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is
available to download free of charge at:

[http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/f06d_LPNT]

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Acadia Healthcare Company, Inc. Research Report

On October 29, 2013, Acadia Healthcare Company, Inc. (Acadia Healthcare)
reported its financial results for Q3 2013. The Company's revenue increased
79.1% YoY to $184.7 million during the quarter. Net income was $14.4 million
or $0.29 per diluted share in Q3 2013, compared to net income of $6.5 million
or $0.15 per diluted share in Q3 2012. Commenting on the results, Acadia
Healthcare's Chairman and CEO, Joey Jacobs said, "We continue to be pleased
with the execution of our proven business model, which produced very strong
profitable growth for the third quarter of 2013. Our revenue growth primarily
resulted from the acquisition and integration of 15 inpatient psychiatric
facilities since the end of the third quarter last year, including the
acquisition of an 87-bed facility that was consummated in the third quarter of
2013. These acquisitions, combined with both the addition of 263 beds to
existing facilities and the opening of a 60-bed de novo facility in the past
12 months, increased our licensed beds to approximately 3,900 at the quarter's
end from more than 2,400 at the end of the third quarter last year." The Full
Research Report on Acadia Healthcare Company, Inc. - including full detailed
breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free
of charge at: [http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/c556_ACHC]

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Air Methods Corp. Research Report

On October 23, 2013, Air Methods Corp. (Air Methods) announced the appointment
of David Doerr to the Company's newly created position of Executive Vice
President, Business Development. According to the Company, in his new role,
Mr. Doerr will report directly to Air Methods' CEO Aaron Todd and will work
with the senior management team to identify avenues for growth and implement
strategic initiatives for the Company and its subsidiaries. Aaron Todd stated,
"David is a great addition to the Company's senior management team. He is a
seasoned executive who will enhance our approach to new market opportunities
as we continue to implement the Company's proven growth strategy." The Full
Research Report on Air Methods Corp. - including full detailed breakdown,
analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge
at: [http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/ff38_AIRM]

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