Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth Health System issues $1,004,460,000 Revenue Bonds, Series 2010
Clients Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth Health System
Jones Day acted as bond counsel to Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth Health System, Inc. (SCLHS) in connection with the issuance on May 20, 2010 of more than $1 billion in par value of tax-exempt bonds by state financing authorities in Colorado, Montana, and Kansas. The proceeds of the bonds were loaned to SCLHS, a not-for-profit owner and operator of health care facilities in all three states. The financing included $80 million in new money and $387 million to reimburse SCLHS or refinance taxable loans used for constructing, remodeling, and equipping its health care facilities. SCLHS also used the proceeds of the bonds to refund more than $522 million of tax-exempt bonds previously issued by the three state financing authorities.