Fitch Ratings Affirms Meritus Health's 'BBB' Rating

Meritus Health recently received a credit profile from Fitch Ratings. Fitch Ratings has affirmed the 'BBB' rating on the approximately $259.8-million series bonds issued by Maryland Health and Educational Facilities on behalf of Meritus Medical Center. The rating affirmation reflects the organization's dominant market position, the successful completion of a replacement facility and improving operating performance.