TITLE

Hospitals entering uncertain future, suggests S&P report

AUTHOR(S)
Goldsmith, Steven; Kruger, Daniel
PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;02/01/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30569, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites Standard and Poor's Corp.'s report on the reversal of the positive credit trends in the nonprofit hospital market in the United States. Hospitals' aggressive cost cutting and consolidation; Small hospitals' stronger financial ratios in comparison to rated large health care issuers.
ACCESSION #
1524260

 

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