KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) announced today that its reported net income attributable to UHS was $308.7 million, or $3.60 per diluted share, during the fourth quarter of 2020, as compared to $245.2 million, or $2.79 per diluted share, during the comparable quarter of 2019. Net revenues increased 6.6% to $3.087 billion during the fourth quarter of 2020 as compared to $2.890 billion during the fourth quarter of 2019.
ERIE, Pa., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Erie Indemnity Company (NASDAQ: ERIE) today announced financial results for the full year and quarter ending December 31, 2020. Net income was $293.3 million, or $5.61 per diluted share, in 2020, compared to $316.8 million, or $6.06 per diluted share, in 2019. Net income was $62.8 million, or $1.20 per diluted share, in the fourth quarter of 2020, compared to $59.6 million, or $1.14 per diluted share, in the fourth quarter of 2019.
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Philadelphia has its pharmaceutical cluster, San Francisco is known for its tech startups, and Boston boasts about its investment capital. Thanks to efforts by the University of Pittsburgh, fueled by a $25 million gift from the Henry L. Hillman Foundation, Pittsburgh is enhancing its role as a premier life sciences cluster.
LAKE ARIEL, Pa., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Behavioral Health Properties Group of Swope Lees Commercial Real Estate closed the sale of Little Creek Recovery, which included both Little Creek Lodge, a 16-bed inpatient residential alcohol and drug treatment program, and Shane's House, an affiliated 16-bed sober living facility located on the same campus in Pennsylvania's scenic Pocono Mountains.
LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE:APD) today announced that Simon Moore, vice president, Investor Relations, Corporate Relations and Sustainability, will speak at the dbAccess ESG Conference on Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. USET.
BERWYN, Pa., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- RM LAW, P.C. announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of all persons or entities that purchased MultiPlan Corporation f/k/a Churchill Capital Corp. III. ("Churchill III" or the "Company") (NYSE: MPLN) securities during the period from July 12, 2020 through November 10, 2020, inclusive (the "Class Period").
NEWTOWN, Pa., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Johnson, Kendall & Johnson (JKJ), a leading brokerage for risk management and insurance solutions, today announced a strategic partnership with SeventySix Capital Sports Advisory (SSCSA) to provide customized solutions for organizations in the esports and gaming industry. SSCSA is a sports consulting group and part of SeventySix Capital, a sports venture capital firm investing in sports betting, esports, and the extended sports technology space.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Asylon, Inc., an American unmanned aerial system (UAS) and robotic perimeter security company, is pleased to announce former United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Deputy and Acting Administrator Daniel K. Elwell as an official member of the board of advisors.
LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE:APD) has been rated as the top climate-aligned company by Barron's as part of its 2021 Ranking of the Most Sustainable Companies in America.
WAYNE, Pa., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Continued strong growth throughout 2020 and into 2021 have once again provided an opportunity for innovation at The Columbus Organization. As a leading nationwide Medicaid provider of community-based care coordination, professional clinical staffing, and quality improvement services for individuals with intellectual, developmental or behavioral challenges as well as the people and organizations that support them, Columbus has taken a significant step to evolve its Careers Portal and Applicant Tracking System (ATS). Featuring state-of-the-art applicant tracking, an advanced communications platform, and a modernized look and feel, the Careers Portal offers an elegant new approach for learning about the company, identifying/applying to open positions, and seamlessly matching talent with need across a wide array of disciplines.
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Today SpectraMedix, a leading provider of Value-Based Payment (VBP) solutions for payers and ACOs, and InfoMC Inc., a national healthcare technology company delivering integrated care management, utilization management and care coordination solutions to payers, health plans, and provider organizations, announced a partnership to deliver an end-to-end advanced analytics, performance improvement, and care management platform specifically tailored to the requirements of Medicare Advantage health plans.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Health and hygiene company, Essity, the global manufacturer of Tork professional hygiene products, today launched the Tork Interactive Clean Hospital Training, a free online interactive tool designed to make the training process for cleaning healthcare facilities accessible, engaging and efficient.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 25, 2021 /CNW/ -- Health and hygiene company, Essity, the global manufacturer of Tork professional hygiene products, today launched the Tork Interactive Clean Hospital Training, a free online interactive tool designed to make the training process for cleaning healthcare facilities accessible, engaging and efficient.
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Work.software, a SaaS company focused on change management, is pleased to announce the addition of Sandra Weber to the newly created position of Controller. Sandy is responsible for overseeing all aspects of financial analysis, financial reporting, and financial stability of the organization.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ERT, the global leader in clinical endpoint data collection, today released a new report, Innovation Frontiers in CNS Research, which analyzes the results of a recent industry survey on central nervous system (CNS) clinical trials. The report reveals key challenges for sponsors and study teams, as well as the innovations they are implementing to address them, including wearable technologies and virtual trial solutions.
WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Opyrus, a self-betterment platform helping people tap their power to write and transform their lives, announced today its strategic alliance with Digi-Rights®, a global provider of rights management services and technologies, to enable writers and self-publishers to better protect and enforce their copyrighted works.
WILKES-BARRE, Pa., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Insurance Companies recently announced it has expanded the list of states the company offers its Architects and Engineers Professional Liability product to include New Mexico. With its most recent addition, the company now offers this line in 26 states.
MONROEVILLE, Pa., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Following what is expected to be the deadliest overdose year in recorded history, Recovery Centers of America (RCA), one of the nation's top addiction treatment providers focused on comprehensive evidence-based care, announced today that it has opened their first western Pennsylvania location. The 78,000 square foot,138-bed treatment center located at 2380 McGinley Road in Monroeville, Pennsylvania, which recently underwent multi-million-dollar renovations, will provide world-class, affordable, in-network treatment for patients and their families. RCA at Monroeville represents the organization's 10th inpatient facility spanning a half-dozen states, providing patients access to life-changing treatment developed by noted national experts on substance use disorder treatment ("SUD"). RCA at Monroeville will also bring nearly 150 jobs to the community.
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, CNX Resources Corp. (NYSE: CNX), Bettis Brothers, and The Bus Stops Here Foundation announced a partnership intended to bring greater awareness and access to opportunities in the natural gas industry to disadvantaged urban and rural communities within the Pittsburgh region. Additionally, CNX laid out comprehensive goals related to its supply chain and sourcing efforts in the critical area of local workforce diversity.
READING, Pa., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Good Life Companies (Good Life), one of the nation's fastest-growing independent hybrid RIA firms, has named Rachel Bashore its Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately. Ms. Bashore's appointment to this role reflects Good Life's robust expansion, driven by the firm's unique focus on the intersection of financial advice and personal health and wellness. Reporting directly to Good Life Chief Executive Officer Conor Delaney, Ms. Bashore will oversee all aspects of the firm's day-to-day operations, as well as the expanding platform of services and tools to support the growth of its affiliated financial advisors.
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania lawmakers worried about the delay in census results were told Wednesday it may be May 2022 before the next set of district lines for Congress and the Legislature are hammered out.
EXTON, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, announced today that the Company's Board of Directors has approved a second-quarter 2021 dividend of $0.17 per share. The dividend will be paid on May 5, 2021, to shareholders of record as of April 21, 2021.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Please see below for links to each of the Aberdeen Standard Investments U.S. closed-end monthly factsheets including performance and portfolio composition as of January 31, 2021.
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Mortgage Connect LP, a national mortgage services provider for the nation's largest financial institutions, investors, servicers and GSEs, today announced it has appointed Capital Markets veteran Brian Frye to the role of Executive Vice President, Servicing and Capital Markets Strategy.
LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE:APD) today announced that Chairman, President and CEO Seifi Ghasemi will speak at the BofA Securities Global Agriculture & Materials Conference (Virtual) on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. USET.
Republican leaders in Pennsylvania’s General Assembly expressed outrage Wednesday at the “slanted” and “prejudiced” language used to craft a ballot referendum appearing before voters in May.
GETTYSBURG, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Eighty-five percent of behavioral health and intellectual and developmental disability providers say they are broadening their practices to include primary care services, according to a new white paper published by leading ambulatory-focused technology solution provider NextGen Healthcare Inc, "Intentional Approaches to Integrated Care: Results of a 2020 National Survey of Behavior Health and Intellectual and Developmental Disability Providers with Case Studies"
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) today praised President Joe Biden's anticipated executive order to institute 100-day reviews of four critical industrial supply chains, a step meant to avoid shortages of crucial goods.
In a news conference, Republican lawmakers said Wolf's administration purposely wrote the questions with wording designed to scare voters into rejecting them.
RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE:SFE) will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2020 prior to market open on Thursday, March 4, 2021.
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Quaker Houghton (NYSE: KWR) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.395 per share, payable on April 30, 2021, to shareholders of record at the close of business on April 16, 2021.
VALLEY FORGE, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- PJM Interconnection announced today the promotions of Nigeria Bloczynski, Asim Z. Haque, Christopher O'Hara and Ricardo Rodriguez.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Enterin, Inc., a privately held, Philadelphia-based, clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company pioneering novel treatments for neurodegenerative diseases, announces the appointment of Katherine Wolf as Chief Financial Officer. Ms. Wolf brings 30 years of health care industry experience in capital raising, business development, and strategy, during which she has executed financing, advisory, and M&A transactions worth approximately $24 billion.
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Feb 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Jornaya, a Verisk business, has released a new report providing actionable data about shopping journeys to help marketers find and appropriately engage with consumers. The Consumer Behavior Insider report offers a one-of-a-kind view of major purchase shopping activity identifying shifts and trends in consumer behavior. Jornaya is a leader in behavioral data intelligence with a proprietary view of more than 400 million consumer journeys every month.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. (NYSE: SPH), a nationwide distributor of propane, renewable propane, fuel oil and related products and services, as well as a marketer of natural gas and electricity and investor in low carbon fuel alternatives, has made a donation to the Cradles to Crayons location in Philadelphia, which will allow the organization to provide 1,000 children in need with kits containing hygiene essentials, including, shampoo, body wash, toothbrushes, toothpaste, hair combs, moisturizing lotion, and wipes. The company has also donated SuburbanCares branded toy bears which will be distributed with the kits.
RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The law firm of Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP announces that a securities fraud class action lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York against Ebix, Inc. (NASDAQ: EBIX) ("Ebix") on behalf of those who purchased or acquired Ebix securities between November 9, 2020 and February 19, 2021, inclusive (the "Class Period").
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In a continued response to the COVID-19 pandemic and its devastating impact on the greater Philadelphia area's rich ecosystem of music performance, education, and community engagement, The Presser Foundation announces another round of general operating support grants to 86 music organizations. These grants, totaling $1,166,500 provide both single year and multi-year support to music organizations in the Greater Philadelphia Area. The grants will be paid immediately to help these organizations to continue to weather the current COVID-19 crisis, which has forced so many music organizations to reimagine operations, performances and other activities.
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- David's Bridal, the nation's leading bridal and special occasion authority, announces the launch of the Little White Dress Boutique, the newest collection from their exclusive DB Studio brand. The launch of the Little White Dress Boutique is the latest in David's response to the evolving landscape of wedding events and the modern bride.
MALVERN, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- To raise awareness of Rare Disease Day on February 28, Envara Health founder and nutrition expert Virginia A. Stallings, M.D., highlights the nutritional challenges and therapies for people living with one of those rare diseases, cystic fibrosis (CF). An in-depth discussion/presentation by Dr. Stallings, entitled, "Individualized Nutrition Therapy For People With Cystic Fibrosis: Gaining Or Losing Weight," will be featured on the Cystic Fibrosis Research Inc. (CFRI) podcast, CF Community Voices at 1:00 pm EST.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Integrated Ventures, Inc, is pleased to confirm that on 02/18/21, the Company has executed $7.0 million Preferred Equity Investment Agreement with BHP Capital NY, Inc.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Independence Blue Cross (Independence) and Quartet Health (Quartet) announced they will work together to launch a whole person health initiative in Southeastern Pennsylvania to address behavioral health needs by helping people easily access the most appropriate care for them.
BRISTOL, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- SDI, the leader in B2B digital supply chain services, with 50 years of specialized focus on essential maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) materials for manufacturing and facilities maintenance providers recently announced a strategic partnership with Fairmarkit, the Boston-based intelligent sourcing platform company that is transforming procurement with automation.
WEST CHESTER, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Quadratec, Inc., the world's largest independent Jeep® aftermarket parts and accessories retailer, today announced its digital media channel Torque has exceeded two million page views since its launch six months ago.
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE: KOP), an integrated global provider of treated wood products, wood treatment chemicals and carbon compounds, today reported net income attributable to Koppers for the fourth quarter of $18.6 million, or $0.86 per diluted share, compared to $20.6 million, or $0.96 per diluted share in the prior year quarter.
BLUE BELL, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) today announced a range of contracts for the company's core solutions with clients around the world.
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Net Health, a leading provider of cloud-based software for specialty medical providers across the continuum of care, today announced the debut of Data Solutions for Wound Care, the nation's largest database of wound care records.
ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Transportation Research Institute today released its annual list highlighting the most congested bottlenecks for trucks in America, and seven Pennsylvania locations made the top 100.
ALLENTOWN, Pa., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Technology Recycling (ATR) is pleased to announce major fleet expansions are underway as 2 new Mack Semi Trucks are added to the national fleet.
PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa. and GERMANTOWN, Md. and HILDEN, Germany, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- QIAGEN (NYSE: QGEN; Frankfurt Prime Standard: QIA) and INOVIO Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: INO) today announced an extension of their partnership with a new master collaboration agreement to develop liquid biopsy-based companion* diagnostic products based on next-generation sequencing (NGS) technology to complement INOVIO's therapies. (*Complementary when referring to the US regulatory pathway.)