CHS has been developing and operating healthcare delivery systems committed to helping people get well and live healthier for nearly 40 years. Our affiliated healthcare systems provide a wide range of services and function as vitally important members of their local communities, offering more than 1,000 sites of care including general acute and specialty care hospitals, physician practices, urgent care centers, freestanding emergency departments, occupational medicine clinics, imaging centers, cancer centers and ambulatory surgery centers.
As one of the largest healthcare delivery systems in the nation, our size provides an advantageous economy of scale and critical resources to help local hospitals identify and act on opportunities. Significant investments in healthcare services, physician recruitment, facility improvements, modern medical technology, healthcare innovation and more underscore our commitment to clinical excellence, safety and the patient experience.
Community Health Systems, Inc. is headquartered in Franklin, Tennessee, a suburb south of Nashville. Shares of our common stock are traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol CYH.