Fitch affirms 'A' rating on Forrest Health's bonds

Fitch Ratings has affirmed the "A" rating on Hattiesburg, Miss.-based Forrest Health's following bonds:

  • $70 million of series 2010 hospital revenue bonds
  • $37.75 million of series 2009 hospital revenue refunding bonds

The rating affirmation is based on a number of factors, including FH's leading market position, improved operating profile and sound balance sheet.

The outlook is stable.

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