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HCA Holdings' CEO Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

HCA Holdings Inc. (HCA)

Q2 2012 Earnings Call

August 6, 2012 9:00 am ET


Richard Bracken – Chairman, Chief Executive Officer

Victor Campbell – Senior Vice President

Milton Johnson – President, Chief Financial Officer

Sam Hazen – President, Operations

Mike Marks – Chief Financial Officer, HCA Eastern Group


Ralph Giacobbe – Credit Suisse

Darren Lehrich – Deutsche Bank

AJ Rice – UBS

Kevin Campbell – Avondale Partners

Frank Morgan – RBC Capital Markets

Sheryl Skolnick – CRT Capital Markets

Kevin Fischbeck – Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Gary Taylor – Citi

Gary Lieberman – Wells Fargo Securities

Whit Mayo – Robert W. Baird

Tom Gallucci – Lazard Capital Markets

John Ransom – Raymond James

Vicki Bryan – Gimme Credit



Welcome to the HCA Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Release conference call. Today’s conference is being recorded. At this time for opening remarks and introductions, I would like to turn the call over to Senior Vice President, Mr. Vic Campbell. Please go ahead, sir.

Victor Campbell

Jennifer, thank you, and good morning everyone. Mark Kimbrough, our Chief Investor Relations Officer and I would like to welcome everyone on today’s call, as well as those of you listening to the webcast. With me here this morning as usual is our Chairman and CEO, Richard Bracken; our President and CFO, Milton Johnson; and Sam Hazen, President of Operations. Several other members of the senior management team are with us here as well to assist during the Q&A.

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