TITLE

Poised for an Upgrade

AUTHOR(S)
D'Ambrosio, Jill
PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;8/24/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31954, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Health System (UPMC) and the West Penn Allegheny Health System in Pennsylvania are both poised for an upgrade after the credit rating agency revised their outlooks. Statement of Martin Arrick, managing director of Standard & Poor's, on the reaction of both entities; Increase in UPMC's outlook due to its improved financial profile; Plan of both UPMC and West Penn to issue debt for capital projects in the near future.
ACCESSION #
14239454

 

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