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Not-for-Profit Healthcare Outlook Remains Negative
Health Leaders Media

The sputtering national economy, a rising federal deficit, and lean state budgets are getting blamed for debt downgrades in the not-for-profit healthcare sector which are expected to continue through the rest of the year and beyond, according to Moody’s Investors Service.

“It is a negative outlook,” says Lisa Goldstein, associate managing director at the bond rating agency.