Community Health Systems, Inc. is an operator of hospitals in the United States. The Company provides healthcare services through the hospitals that it owns and operates in non-urban and selected urban markets throughout the United States. The Company operates in two distinct operating segments: hospital operations and home care agencies operations. The Company�s hospital operations include the Company�s acute care hospitals and related healthcare entities that provide inpatient and outpatient healthcare services. The Company�s home care agencies operations provide in-home outpatient care. Services provided through its hospitals and affiliated businesses include general acute care, emergency room, general and specialty surgery, critical care, internal medicine, obstetrics, diagnostic, psychiatric and rehabilitation services.