Betbeze, Philip
September 2007
HealthLeaders Magazine;Sep2007, Vol. 10 Issue 9, p54
This article offers update on the credit ratings of several hospitals and health facilities in the U.S. The Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City was upgraded from Baa2 to Baa1 due to a turnaround in its financial performance. For Good Samaritan Hospital in Lebanon, Pennsylvania, although cash flow has improved, its liquidity continues to decline. The Westerly Hospital in Westerly, Rhode Island has downgraded and maintained negative outlook due to sizable operating deficits.


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