KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Dec. 4 Universal HealthRealty Income Trust (NYSE: UHT) announced today that they have expanded theirBoard of Trustees with the appointment of Marc D. Miller, Senior VicePresident of Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS). Mr. Miller brings to UHTmore than 13 years of experience in healthcare leadership roles. He hasserved as UHS' Senior Vice President and Co-head of the Acute Care Divisionsince 2007 and prior to that, served as Vice President of the Eastern Regionof the Acute Care Division since 2003. He had previously been CEO/ManagingDirector of Central Montgomery Medical Center in Lansdale, Pennsylvania, andheld senior positions at The George Washington University Hospital inWashington, DC, and at Wellington Regional Medical Center in Florida. Mr.Miller holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration from the WhartonSchool of the University of Pennsylvania.
UHT also announced today that its Board of Trustees voted to increase thequarterly dividend by $.005 and pay a dividend of $.59 per share on December31, 2008 to shareholders of record as of December 15, 2008.
Universal Health Realty Income Trust, a real estate investment trust,invests in healthcare and human service related facilities including acutecare hospitals, behavioral healthcare facilities, rehabilitation hospitals,sub-acute care facilities, surgery centers, childcare centers and medicaloffice buildings. The Trust has forty-seven investments in fourteen states.
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