Fitch affirms Nebraska Medicine's 'AA-' rating

Fitch Ratings affirmed its "AA-" rating on Omaha-based Nebraska Medicine's outstanding bonds. Concurrently, Fitch assigned its "AA-" issuer default rating to the academic healthcare provider.

The affirmation and assignment are based on several factors, including Nebraska Medicine's unique position as the only public academic medical center in the state, strong operating margins and light debt burden.

The outlook is stable.

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