TITLE

Shots in the Arm

AUTHOR(S)
Sigo, Shelly
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;1/19/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32301, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Fitch Ratings has upgraded the debt ratings of Orlando Regional Healthcare System and the Orange County Health Facilities Authority in Florida. The rating agency has observed the improvement of finances and strong operating profitability of the hospitals as reflected by operating margins.
ACCESSION #
19715648

 

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