S&P lowers Pennsylvania health system
- S&P: Hospital debt picture brightens. Pallarito, Karen // Modern Healthcare;8/7/95, Vol. 25 Issue 32, p6
Informs about the fall in debts of tax-exempt hospitals in the second quarter of 1995 as analyzed by Standard & Poor Corp., a New York based credit-rating agency. Details; Different result obtained by Moody's Investors Service over the issue.
- Finance. // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;10/20/93, Vol. 67 Issue 20, p30
Reports on Standard and Poor's Corp. review of credit ratings for hospitals in Ohio. Number of upgrades and downgrades; Advantage of hospitals with low cost structures.
- Credit quality of hospitals linked to system integration. // Primary Care Weekly;10/9/95, Vol. 1 Issue 25, p7
Reports on the report from Standard & Poor's Corp. on the prospects for for-profit hospitals in the United States.
- Hospitals entering uncertain future, suggests S&P report. Goldsmith, Steven; Kruger, Daniel // Bond Buyer;02/01/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30569, p47
Cites Standard and Poor's Corp.'s report on the reversal of the positive credit trends in the nonprofit hospital market in the United States. Hospitals' aggressive cost cutting and consolidation; Small hospitals' stronger financial ratios in comparison to rated large health care issuers.
- S&P: Nonprofit hospitals show signs of financial stability; future clouded. Costello, Mary Ann // AHA News;10/1/2001, Vol. 37 Issue 39, p8
Presents the outlook of Standard and Poor's (S&P) on the financial conditions of not-for-profit hospitals in the United States. Factors contributing to the financial stability of not-for-profit hospitals; Ratings assigned by S&P to not-for-profit hospitals.
- Outlook for N.J. hospitals improves. Becker, Cinda // Modern Healthcare;08/28/2000, Vol. 30 Issue 36, p12
Provides information on a report released by the rating agency Standard & Poor's (S&P) regarding the outlook for New Jersey's hospital industry as of August 2000. Comment of S&P director Liz Sweeney on the hospital industry; New Jersey-specific relief measures cited by S&P; Decline in operating...
- Number of `AA' ratings continues to rise. // AHA News;11/18/96, Vol. 32 Issue 46, p5
Focuses on a report by Standard & Poor ratings firm regarding the rise in the number of hospitals in its `AA' category of health care provider ratings.
- Georgia County Hospital Agency Readies $100 Million in Certificates. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;11/12/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31263, p3
Reports on the decision of rating agency Standard & Poor's Corp. to downgrade the rating of the Hall County Hospital, Georgia, in view of the increased debt burden on the hospital. Decision of the hospital to sell its revenue anticipation certificates.
- A Hospital's Stability. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;7/21/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31930, p27
Reports on Standard & Poor's revision of North Country Health Services' bond ratings after the Minnesota hospital improved its operating performance in 2004.