Hospitals entering uncertain future, suggests S&P report

Goldsmith, Steven; Kruger, Daniel
February 1999
Bond Buyer;02/01/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30569, p47
Trade Publication
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.


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