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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) November 4, 2009
Health Care REIT, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
File Number)
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)
One SeaGate, Suite 1500, Toledo, Ohio
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (419) 247-2800
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On November 4, 2009, Health Care REIT, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release that announced operating results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2009. The press release refers to a supplemental information package that is available on the Company’s website (, free of charge. Copies of the press release and supplemental information package have been furnished as Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2, respectively, to this Current Report, and are incorporated herein by reference.
The information included in this Current Report shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), and shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing of the Company under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, regardless of any general incorporation language in such filing.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(d) Exhibits.
99.1   Press release of Health Care REIT, Inc. dated November 4, 2009.
99.2   Health Care REIT, Inc. Supplemental Information Package for the quarter ended September 30, 2009.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this Report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
  By:   /s/ GEORGE L. CHAPMAN    
    George L. Chapman   
    Its: Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President   
Dated: November 4, 2009