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Low-Rated Hospitals Selling as Health Changes Loom: Muni Credit
San Francisco Chronicle

Two non-profit hospital systems rated BBB- or lower are among the largest sellers of municipal debt this week as potential reductions in federal aid boost their borrowing costs.

Community Memorial Health System will issue $345 million through the city of San Buenaventura, California, and MaineGeneral Health will sell $290 million via the Maine Health and Higher Educational Facilities Authority.