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National HealthCare Corporation (NHC)

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National HealthCare Corporation

100 Vine Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130
United States

IndustryLong-Term Care Facilities
Full Time Employees14,450

Key Executives

Dr. Stephen F. FlattChief Exec. Officer and Director996.54kN/A61
Mr. R. Michael UsseryPres and Chief Operating OfficerN/AN/A58
Dr. Carl E. AdamsFounderN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Brian F. KiddPrincipal Accounting Officer, Sr. VP and ControllerN/AN/A42
Mr. B. Anderson Flatt Sr.Chief Information Officer and Sr. VPN/AN/A55
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


National HealthCare Corporation operates, manages, and provides services to skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, independent living facilities, and home health care programs. The company’s skilled nursing facilities offer medical services prescribed by physicians, as well as licensed therapy services, nutrition services, social services, activities, and housekeeping and laundry services; and rehabilitative services, such as physical, speech, respiratory, and occupational therapy services for patients recovering from strokes, heart attacks, orthopedic conditions, neurological illnesses, or other illnesses, injuries, or disabilities. Its medical specialty units comprise memory care units and subacute nursing units that offer specialized care and programs for persons with Alzheimer’s or related disorders; and assisted living centers provide personal care services and assistance with general activities of daily living, such as dressing, bathing, meal preparation, and medication management. The company also owns or leases, and manages independent living facilities that provide specially designed residential units for the active and ambulatory elderly, as well as offers various ancillary services for its residents, including restaurants, activity rooms, and social areas. In addition, it provides health care programs that offer skilled services, including infusion, wound care and physical, occupational, and speech therapies; operates pharmacies in 58 owned facilities, 6 managed facilities, and 13 third party entities; provides management, accounting, financial, and insurance services; and leases its properties to third party operators. As of December 31, 2016, the company operated 74 skilled nursing facilities with 9,398 licensed beds; 21 assisted living facilities; 5 independent living facilities; and 36 homecare programs in 4 states in the United States. National HealthCare Corporation was founded in 1971 and is based in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

Corporate Governance

National HealthCare Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of May 1, 2017 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 9; Compensation: 8.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.