Facing a downgrade

Evans, Melanie
July 2011
Modern Healthcare;7/18/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 29, p8
Trade Publication
The article highlights the statement from credit rating agencies Moody's Investors Services and Standard & Poor's in July 2011 that Federal Home Loan Banks-backed hospital loans may experience decline in credit rating if the credit strength of the U.S. government falls. It cites that negotiations between the White House and Congress to raise the federal government's debit ceiling. It presents information on hospitals that have loans from the Federal Home Loan Banks.


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