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2008-11-05 06:00:21

Pediatrix Medical Group, Inc. (NYSE:PDX) today reported results from operations for the three months and nine months ended September 30, 2008, that reflects growth from acquisitions, and the Company's office-based practices, offset by continued lower same-unit patient volume and an increase in the percentage of patient services reimbursed by government payors that occurred during the 2008 third quarter. The Company also issued guidance for the 2008 fourth quarter. "Our success this year in...

2008-10-20 09:00:41

Pediatrix Medical Group, Inc., (NYSE: PDX) has completed the acquisition of Akron Neonatology, Inc., a physician group practice that provides approximately 25,000 annual patient days of care at hospital-based neonatal intensive care units (NICU) located throughout the Akron, Ohio, metropolitan area. Akron Neonatology consists of eight physicians who staff three NICUs, including Akron Children's Hospital, a Level III NICU that serves as the neonatal referral center for hospitals...

2008-10-01 06:00:48

Pediatrix Medical Group, Inc. (NYSE:PDX) has completed the acquisition of Maternal-Fetal Group, PLLC, a physician group practice based in Nashville, Tennessee, that provides patient care for women with high-risk and complicated pregnancies. The group will practice as part of Obstetrix Medical Group, a maternal-fetal medicine national medical group that is part of Pediatrix. Maternal-Fetal Group consists of three physicians who provide patient care at three offices in the Nashville...

2008-10-01 06:00:48

Pediatrix Medical Group, Inc., (NYSE:PDX) today announced that it is revising its earnings guidance for the 2008 third quarter. During the 2008 third quarter, Pediatrix experienced a shift in reimbursement for patient care from commercial payors to government payors. In addition, same-unit neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) patient volume is expected to be at the lower end of the Company's guided range, which was an anticipated decline of 1 to 4 percent. The Company now expects its...

2008-10-01 06:00:48

American Anesthesiology, Inc., a subsidiary of Pediatrix Medical Group, Inc. (NYSE:PDX), has completed the acquisition of Critical Health Systems of North Carolina, P.C., a physician group practice based in Raleigh with more than 250 anesthesiologists and certified registered nurse anesthetists. The transaction brings the number of anesthesia providers practicing at American Anesthesiology to more than 450. A total of 61 anesthesiologists and 191 certified registered nurse anesthetists...

2008-09-19 09:00:41

Pediatrix Medical Group, Inc. (NYSE:PDX) announced that the Company will change its name to MEDNAX, Inc., to reflect the Company's development as a national medical group that provides services beyond its historical pediatric and maternal-fetal physician subspecialties. Pediatrix's stock symbol on the New York Stock Exchange will become "MD" at the same time that the name change becomes effective, which is expected to occur at the beginning of 2009. "This name change is in recognition...

2008-09-04 09:00:49

Pediatrix Medical Group, Inc. (NYSE:PDX) today announced that it has completed a new $350 million revolving credit facility that will provide a funding source for acquisitions, as well as other corporate purposes. The credit facility also features an option that would allow Pediatrix, under certain conditions, to increase the total borrowing capacity under the facility to $400 million. Pediatrix has successfully used its cash and credit facility to execute a growth strategy that led to a...

2008-08-05 06:00:46

Pediatrix Medical Group, Inc. (NYSE:PDX) today reported earnings of 80 cents per share from continuing operations for the three months ended June 30, 2008, reflecting growth from acquisitions, reimbursement improvements and operating efficiencies, which were partly offset by lower patient volumes at neonatal intensive care units (NICUs). "While our operations continue to be affected by lower same-unit NICU patient volume associated with a decline in the number of births at hospitals where...

2008-07-03 06:00:56

Pediatrix Medical Group, Inc. (NYSE: PDX) has completed the acquisition of Georgia Perioperative Consultants, LLC, an anesthesia physician group practice that provides services to patients treated at facilities in the Atlanta metropolitan area. Georgia Perioperative consists of 28 physicians and 66 certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs) and anesthesia assistants who practice at Atlanta's Piedmont Hospital, Piedmont Fayette Hospital, and five ambulatory surgery centers in the...


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