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Summary: South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority Tuomey Healthcare System; Hospital Aug 11
Standard & Poors, August 2011
Standard & Poor's Ratings Services has affirmed its 'BBB' underlying rating (SPUR) on the series 2006 bonds issued by South Carolina Jobs-Economic Development Authority for Tuomey Healthcare System. The outlook remains developing. Standard & Poor's lowered its rating on Tuomey Healthcare to 'BBB' from 'BBB+' in August of 2010 after Tuomey withdrew $50 million from its unrestricted cash reserves in accordance with a federal judge ruling. The judge ordered Tuomey to deposit the funds into an escrow account pending an appeal of a decision that the organization violated Stark Law. The court has scheduled arguments on the appeal in the fall of 2011. However, while balance sheet and liquidity risk remain, Tuomey reported good operating and excess margins through fiscal...
Companies mentioned in this report are: Tuomey Healthcare Sys,South Carolina Jobs Econ Dev Auth
Action: Outlook: Stable
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Tuomey Healthcare Sys,South Carolina Jobs Econ Dev Auth