Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
National HealthCare Corporation, which we also refer to as NHC or the Company, began business in 1971. Our principal business is the operation of long-term health care centers with associated assisted living and independent living centers. Our business activities include providing subacute skilled and intermediate nursing and rehabilitative care, senior living services, and home health care services. We also have a non-controlling ownership interest in a hospice care business that services NHC owned health care centers and others. In addition, we provide management services, accounting and financial services and insurance services to third party owners of health care facilities. We operate in 11 states, and our owned and leased properties are located primarily in the southeastern United States. Narrative Description of the Business Our business is long-term health care services. ... More ...