Our solid balance sheet, strong cash flows and ample liquidity allow us to make strategic investments to improve our performance. While we are maintaining our focus on being the sole provider in smaller communities we are seeking to grow strategically through selective acquisitions and move into faster growing markets with a more diversified employer base and a favorable payer mix.Our most recent acquisitions Clark Regional and HighPoint Health System continue to contribute to our earnings growth and to demonstrate significant long-term potential. Clark Regional will not move into its new facility until the first half of 2012, but still, already the hospital achieved high single-digit margins in the quarter.
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