Below here are the Net Assets of these 8 Washington State Hospital Organizations at both the most recent reported date and also at the end of the Fiscal Year which included the late 2008 US Financial Meltdown:
|US Hospital Organization||HQs||HQs||Date||Assets||Meltdown||Meltdown||Meltdown|
|mil $s||mil $s|
|Providence Health||Renton||WA||Sep 14||8,178||Dec 08||3,911||109%|
|Seattle Children's Healthcare||Seattle||WA||Dec 14||2,207||Sep 09||1,195||85%|
|MultiCare Health System||Tacoma||WA||Dec 14||1,861||Dec 08||650||186%|
|PeaceHealth||Vancouver||WA||Dec 14||1,827||Jun 09||897||104%|
|Univ Washington Med Center||Seattle||WA||Jun 14||683||Jun 09||495||38%|
|Harborview Medical Center||Seattle||WA||Jun 14||616||Jun 09||662||-7%|
|Overlake Hospital Association||Bellevue||WA||Dec 14||443||Jun 09||199||123%|
|Virginia Mason Medical Center||Seattle||WA||Dec 14||416||Dec 08||195||113%|
|Total all 8||16,231||8,204||98%|
As you can see from the above chart, the Total Net Assets (Financial Strength) of these 8 largest Washington State Hospital Organizations totaled $16,231 mil, up an impressive 98% from such Total Net Asset amounts of $8,204 mil at their fiscal year ends which included the 2008-09 US Financial Meltdown.
With such a very impressive Washington State Hospital Net Asset percentage increase, a key beneficiary of this will be Washington State citizens who have elected or will be electing to buy health insurance on the Health Insurance Exchange. This superb Net Asset growth has given and will continue to give these Washington State Hospitals the financial flexibility to moderate their pricing for hospital and other health care procedures in their negotiations with health insurance companies which ultimately determines what insurance premium prices are set at by health insurance companies on the Health Insurance Exchange.