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Moody’s: Nonprofit Healthcare Debt Sees Record Downgrade
Health Leaders Media

Moody’s Investors Service’s dollar value downgrade of not-for-profit healthcare debt increased by 213% in 2012—the largest one-year drop by the rating agency since it began tracking the sector in 1995.

In total, a record $20 billion in not-for-profit debt was downgraded in 2012 by Moody’s compared with a $6.4 billion downgrade in 2011.