IASIS and HCA are working closely to ensure a smooth transition for the hospital employees, patients and communities served by these three hospitals.Subject to customary regulatory approvals and closing conditions, this transaction is expected to close prior to year end. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed. All references to “HCA” as used throughout this release refer to HCA Holdings, Inc. and its affiliates. About HCA West Florida: HCA’s West Florida Division provides a complete continuum of high quality programs and services to meet the healthcare needs of residents and businesses throughout west and central Florida, caring for 1.2 million patients last year. HCA West Florida has 16 hospitals (including Poinciana Medical Center opening summer 2013), 16 ambulatory surgery centers, numerous diagnostic imaging and occupational health sites, physician practices, medical education and teaching programs, a regional lab, and consolidated service center. Twelve HCA West Florida hospitals were recently named Top Performers on Key Quality Measures™ by The Joint Commission. With an economic impact exceeding $1.8 billion in 2012, HCA West Florida is affiliated with HCA, a leading comprehensive, integrated provider of healthcare and related services. In Florida, HCA is one of the largest employers and healthcare providers, operating 10,335 licensed beds in 38 hospitals with a staff exceeding 50,918 employees and an economic impact of $14.5 billion. About IASIS Healthcare: IASIS Healthcare, located in Franklin, Tennessee, is a leading provider of high quality, affordable healthcare services in urban and suburban markets. With total annual net revenue of approximately $2.6 billion, IASIS owns and operates 19 acute care hospitals, one behavioral health hospital, several outpatient service facilities, more than 160 physician clinics, and Medicaid and Medicare managed health plans in Arizona and Utah that serve more than 174,000 members. IASIS’ healthcare facilities offer a variety of access points for convenient patient care in numerous regions across the U.S., including: Salt Lake City, Utah; Phoenix, Arizona; Tampa-St. Petersburg, Florida; five cities in Texas, including Houston and San Antonio; Las Vegas, Nevada; and West Monroe, Louisiana. For more information on IASIS, please visit the Company’s Web site at www.iasishealthcare.com.