NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- HCA (NYSE: HCA) has
been informed that the SEC has issued a formal order of investigation relating
to trading of the company's securities. The company intends to fully cooperate
in this matter.
All references to "company" and "HCA" as used throughout this document
refer to HCA Inc. and its affiliates.
CONTACT: INVESTORS, Mark Kimbrough, +1-615-344-2688,
or MEDIA, Jeff Prescott, +1-615-344-5708,
both of HCA