NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
AmSurg Corp. (NASDAQ: AMSG) today announced that its Board of Directors
has declared its first dividend of $1.2979 per share in cash for the
Company’s 5.250% Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock, Series A-1. The
dividend is payable on October 1, 2014 to shareholders of record as of
September 15, 2014. Subsequent quarterly dividends, to the extent lawful
and declared by the Company’s Board of Directors, will be $1.3125 per
share of Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock, Series A-1.
AmSurg Corp. acquires, develops and operates ambulatory surgery centers
in partnership with physician practice groups throughout the U.S. and
provides outsourced physician services in multiple specialties to
hospitals, ASCs and other healthcare facilities, primarily in the areas
of anesthesiology, children’s services, emergency medicine and
radiology. AmSurg owns and operates 243 ASCs in 34 states and provides
physician services in 25 states, employing more than 2,600 physicians
and other healthcare professionals.
Claire M. Gulmi, 615-665-1283
Chief Financial Officer
Source: AmSurg Corp.