16 recent hospital credit rating actions

John Fitzgibbon Memorial Hospital (Marshall, Mo.)– From “B” to “B-” (Fitch).

Mon Health (Morgantown, W.Va.)– verified at “BBB+” (Fitch).

South Shore Hospital (Weymouth, Mass.)– affirmed at “BBB+” (Fitch).

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (West Des Moines, Iowa)– affirmed at “Aa2” (Moodys) and “AA” (S&P).

Health Center for Special Surgery (New York City)– affirmed at “A+” (S&P).

Silver Cross Hospital and Medical Center (New Lenox, Ill.)– From “Baa1” to “A3” (Moodys).

Phoenix Childrens Hospital– verified at “A+” (Fitch) and “A” (S&P).

Northwest Community Hospital (Arlington Heights, Ill.) — affirmed its “A” (S&P).

SSM Health (St. Louis)– affirmed at “A1” (Moodys).

Alia Paavola –
Wednesday, July 29th, 2020


Yale New Haven (Conn.) Health System– affirmed at “AA-” (Fitch).


The following 7 medical facility and health system credit rating actions took place in the recently. They are categorized by downgrade, upgrade or affirmation.

South Shore Hospital (Weymouth, Mass.) — From “Baa1” to “Baa2” (Moodys).

More short articles on healthcare finance: UHS sees earnings grow to $251.9 M in Q2GOP reveals $1 trillion COVID-19 relief package: 9 things to knowCHS swings to $70M earnings in Q2, plans to offer more health centers.

Mosaic Life Care (St. Joseph, Mo.)– affirmed “AA-” (Fitch).

Leaders Memorial Hospital (Brawley, Calif.)– From “BBB-” to “BB” (Fitch).

Wellstar Health System (Marietta, Ga.)– verified at “A2” (Moodys).

Medical Center Health System (Odessa, Texas)– From “BB+” to “BB” (Fitch).

Texas Childrens Hospital (Houston)– affirmed at “AA” (Fitch).


© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2020. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this material? View our policies by clicking here.