|ENVISION HEALTHCARE CORP filed this Form 8-K on 08/08/2017|
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): August 8, 2017
ENVISION HEALTHCARE CORPORATION
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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On August 8, 2017, Envision Healthcare Corporation (the “Company”) announced the execution of a definitive agreement pursuant to which the Company agreed to sell its medical transportation business, American Medical Response, Inc. (“AMR”) to an entity controlled by funds affiliated with KKR for $2.4 billion in cash. Pursuant to the agreement, KKR’s portfolio company Air Medical Group Holdings, Inc. (“AMGH”) and AMR will combine to create a new leading medical transportation company. A copy of the joint press release issued by the Company and AMGH is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 hereto and is incorporated herein by reference.
This information is being furnished pursuant to Item 7.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K, and the information contained in Exhibit 99.1 shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Furthermore, the information contained in Exhibit 99.1 shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference into the filings of the Company under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: August 8, 2017