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Not-For-Profit, Stand-Alone Hospitals See Improvement
Health Leaders Media

After three years of decline, the nation’s stand-alone, not-for-profit hospitals stabilized balance sheets in 2009 and saw improvements in other key operating metrics. This results in pre-recession levels similar to 2006. This improving trend is expected to continue through 2010, despite the uncertainty surrounding the economy and healthcare reform, according to Standard & Poor’s.