NORTH CAROLINA: A-Plus Hospital Affirmed

DeSue, Tedra
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/9/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32335, p29
Trade Publication
The article reports that the New Hanover Regional Medical Center's credit rating of A-plus was affirmed by Fitch Ratings Inc. it assigns about $114 million of revenue bonds, as hospital officials consider a $100 million bond offering that could price in 2006 in North Carolina. The basis of affirmation includes the center's solid operating profitability, dominant market position, strong debt service coverage and solid liquidity position.


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