NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AmSurg Corp. (NASDAQ: AMSG) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $1.3125 per share in cash for the Company’s 5.250% Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock, Series A-1. The dividend is payable on April 1, 2016, to shareholders of record as of March 15, 2016.
AmSurg’s Ambulatory Services Division acquires, develops and operates ambulatory surgery centers in partnership with physicians throughout the U.S. AmSurg’s Physician Services Division, Sheridan, provides outsourced physician services in multiple specialties to hospitals, ASCs and other healthcare facilities throughout the U.S., primarily in the areas of anesthesiology, radiology, children’s services and emergency medicine. Through these businesses as of December 31, 2015, AmSurg owned and operated 257 ASCs and one surgical hospital in 34 states and the District of Columbia and provided physician services to more than 450 healthcare facilities in 29 states. AmSurg has partnerships with, or employs, over 5,000 physicians and other healthcare professionals in 38 states and the District of Columbia.