Standard & Poor's Ratings Services lowered its long-term rating to A-minus from A on the Lincoln County Hospital Authority No. 1, Neb.'s series 2009 and 2002 bonds and its underlying rating (SPUR) to A-minus from A on the authority's series 2002 bonds.
Standard & Poor's Ratings also assigned its A-minus long-term rating to the authority's $110 million series 2012 hospital revenue and refunding bonds. All bonds were issued for Great Plains Regional Medical Center. The outlook is stable.