Moody's Investors Service has placed Meriter Hospital's A1 rating under review for downgrade as the system struggles with 2012 operating losses due to the Meriter Health Services' health insurance plan -- Physicians Plus Insurance Corporation.

The action impacts $97 million of rated debt issued through the Wisconsin Health and Educational Facilities Authority. The review is expected to be completed within 90 days.

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