Investing in Technology Could Help Hospitals' Credit Ratings, Fitch Says

Shields, Yvette
May 2006
Bond Buyer;5/18/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32384, p48
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The article reports on the opportunity of nonprofit hospitals that invest in health information technology to improve patient safety, to gain a credit advantage over their competitors in the U.S. The level of interest paid by individual hospitals in increasing their capital expenditure to improve patient outcomes will be a distinguishing factor in hospital credit quality.


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