BATESVILLE, Ind., May 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRC) announced today that its board of directors has increased the company's fiscal year 2013 third quarter dividend 10 percent to $0.1375 per share. This dividend is payable on June 28, 2013 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on June 14, 2013. This brings the annualized dividend rate per share to $0.55 from $0.50.
"We are pleased to increase our dividend 10 percent in line with our commitment to returning a substantial portion of our operating cash flow to our shareholders," said Mark Guinan, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
ABOUT HILL-ROM HOLDINGS, INC. Hill-Rom is a leading worldwide manufacturer and provider of medical technologies and related services for the health care industry, including patient support systems, safe mobility and handling solutions, non-invasive therapeutic products for a variety of acute and chronic medical conditions, medical equipment rentals, surgical products and information technology solutions. Hill-Rom's comprehensive product and service offerings are used by health care providers across the health care continuum and around the world in hospitals, extended care facilities and home care settings to enhance the safety and quality of patient care.Hill-Rom... enhancing outcomes for patients and their caregivers. www.hill-rom.com SOURCE Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc.