Published: Aug 16, 2013 2:10 PM EDT

NAPLES, Fla.- Health Management Associates, Inc. (HMA) today announced the appointment of a new board of directors.

An independent inspector of election certified the written consents representing more than 50 percent of the company’s outstanding shares delivered to the company by Glenview Capital Management, L.P. As such, the eight nominees put forth by Glenview have been elected to serve on the company’s Board of Directors.