CHICAGO, March 15, 2018 - Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRC), will host its fiscal second quarter 2018 earnings conference call and webcast on Friday, April 27, 2018, beginning at 7:30 a.m. (CT) / 8:30 a.m. (ET).
CHICAGO, March 12, 2018 - Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRC), today announced an agreement to divest certain of its third-party rental business to Minneapolis-based Universal Hospital Services, Inc. (UHS), a nationwide provider of medical equipment management and service solutions. Under terms of the agreement, Hill-Rom will transfer to UHS certain moveable medical equipment that can be rented to customers. Subject to customary closing conditions, the companies expect to close the transaction during Hill-Rom's fiscal third quarter.
CHICAGO, March 7, 2018 - Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRC) announced today that its board of directors declared an 11 percent increase in the company's quarterly dividend rate, from the previous rate of $0.18 per share to $0.20 per share. The fiscal second quarter 2018 quarterly dividend is payable on March 30, 2018, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on March 23, 2018. The indicated annual dividend rate is $0.80 per share.
Hill-Rom Debuts Enhanced Workflow Efficiency And Security Features For Welch Allyn Connex® Vitals Monitoring Devices
CHICAGO, March 6, 2018 - Hill-Rom (NYSE: HRC) today debuted enhanced workflow efficiency and security features for its Welch Allyn Connex® vital signs monitoring portfolio. The devices now integrate secure access technology from Imprivata®, a healthcare IT security company, to enable stronger protection of patient data collected or stored on Connex devices used in EMR-connected workflows, while providing clinicians a faster, easier way to access or update patient data.
CHICAGO, Feb. 26, 2018 - Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRC), will present at the Barclays Global Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, March 13, 2018, in Miami, Florida. John Greisch, Hill-Rom's president and chief executive officer, is scheduled to present at 10:45 a.m. Eastern Time.
Multicenter Study(1) Suggests Hill-Rom MetaNeb® System Reduces Incidence of Post-Operative Pulmonary Complications in High-Risk Patients
CHICAGO, Feb. 26, 2018 - A group of researchers have reported that aggressive treatment after surgery using the Hill-Rom MetaNeb® System may reduce the incidence of post-operative pulmonary complications (PPCs) in high-risk surgical patients. Part of Hill-Rom's (NYSE: HRC) respiratory care product portfolio, the MetaNeb System combines lung expansion, secretion clearance and aerosol delivery into a single, efficient therapy.CHICAGO, Jan. 26, 2018 - Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRC), today announced that John J. Greisch, 62, president and chief executive officer, has informed the board of directors of his intention to retire from Hill-Rom during the company's fiscal third quarter. At the effective time of the retirement, Mr. Greisch will also step down from the board of directors of the company. Hill-Rom's board of directors has initiated a search process to identify a successor for Mr. Greisch, which is expected to be completed during Hill-Rom's fiscal third quarter. The process will include a review of both internal and external candidates.