Moody's Cuts Baptist Health of East Tennessee to Baa3

Sigo, Shelly
June 2004
Bond Buyer;6/3/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31897, p35
Trade Publication
Reports on Moody's Investors Service's decision to downgrade the long-term bond rating for Baptist Health System of East Tennessee obligated group. Claim that the hospital group will soon be unable to meet its covenanted debt coverage ratio and will fall into technical default; Effect of the downgrade on the outstanding debt issued on behalf of Baptist by the Knox County Health, Education & Housing Facilities Board.


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