Three Vying For Baptist Health Group

Albanese, Elizabeth
May 2002
Bond Buyer;5/30/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31397, p1
Trade Publication
Reports the selection of healthcare organization to operate the Baptist Health System in Dallas, Texas. Use of tax-exempt debt to finance projects; Consequence from an asset purchase by a for-profit organization; Condition to loss the not-for-profit status.


Related Articles

  • Big issues. Jaklevic, Mary Chris // Modern Healthcare;1/7/2002, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p12 

    Reports the capital of hospitals and health systems in the U.S. Increase of the tax exempt on health care; Cost of the reconstruction; Importance of tax exemption on health care centers.

  • Are hospitals earning their tax exemption? Townsend, Ted // Corridor Business Journal;1/2/2012, Vol. 8 Issue 24, p13 

    The article presents the author's insights on the tax exemption of hospitals in Iowa, wherein he highlights the half hour television (TV) program "Ethical Perspectives" at KCRG.

  • Tax-exempt hospitals sweeten the doctor's pot. Cejka, Sue // Medical Economics;07/13/98, Vol. 75 Issue 13, p28 

    Presents information on tax-exempt hospitals in the United States. What the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) did in order to make tax-exempt hospitals more competitive; Benefits of the actions taken by the IRS for these hospitals.

  • Are Hospitals Purely Public Charities? Chestek, Kenneth D. // Assessment Journal;Mar/Apr2000, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p24 

    Traces the history of the debate about hospital tax exemptions in jurisdictions in the United States. Brief history of the development of hospitals; Details on the Pennsylvania hospital cases; Subsidization of private physician by nonprofit hospitals.

  • Changes for tax-exempts will raise costs, group warns. Pallarito, Karen // Modern Healthcare;2/14/94, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p16 

    Reports on the Public Securities Association's warning about the increase in costs for capital with the tightening the standards of tax-exemption for not-for-profit hospitals. Hearing by the House Ways and Means Select Revenue Measures subcommittee; Questions from congressmen about the need to...

  • Nonprofit hospitals and the federal tax exemption: A fresh prescription. Rubinstein, Helena G. // Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Summer97, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p381 

    Explores the continued viability of the prevailing definition of community benefit, included in the Internal Revenue Service's measuring stick for the tax exemption of nonprofit hospitals expressing its charitable purpose. Background; Criticisms of efforts at reforming the exempt status of...

  • Catholic Hospital In Illinois May Lose Tax Exemption.  // Church & State;Oct2008, Vol. 61 Issue 9, p22 

    The article reports on the possibility of Provena Covenant Medical Center to lose its tax exemption in Urbana, Illinois. According to the Illinois Supreme Court, the hospital may lose its tax exemption for failing to provide enough services based on the findings that its charity care was less...

  • Philadelphia Agency Readies $270M for Children's Hospital. BURTON, PAUL // Bond Buyer;10/5/2011, Vol. 378 Issue 33594, p20 

    The article reports on the tax exemption negotiation between the U.S. Higher Education Facilities Authority and the Children's Hospitals of Philadelphia in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to generate a 270 million dollars of series bonds to finance the five-story ambulatory care centers.

  • Same definition for everyone.  // Crain's Detroit Business;8/13/2007, Vol. 23 Issue 33, p8 

    The article comments on "community benefit" as defined by the U.S. federal officers which justify the nonprofit status. It is stated that nonprofit entities such as hospitals earn their federally approved, tax-exempt status in part because they offer a "community benefit." It is argued that how...


Read the Article


Sign out of this library

Other Topics