TITLE

A new era

AUTHOR(S)
Becker, Cinda
PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;6/2/2003, Vol. 33 Issue 22, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the move of U.S. hospitals in dealing with their investment portfolios. Investment charges reported by the UPMC Health System for the third quarter ended March 31, 2003; Guideline issued by the Healthcare Financial Management Association on how to deal with hospital investment losses; Debt rating received by UPMC in January 2003.
ACCESSION #
9985275

 

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