SAN DIEGO, Feb. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (NYSE: AMN), the leader and innovator in healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services, today announced that it has entered into a new $400 million revolving credit facility. The agreement also includes the ability to expand borrowing by $250 million plus additional amounts based on a net leverage ratio test, subject to certain terms and conditions. This new five-year agreement replaces the previous $275 million credit facility.
Compared with the previous credit agreement, pricing was reduced by at least 25 basis points at all leverage levels. Other terms of the agreement are consistent with or improved from the one it replaced. The company currently has no borrowings outstanding on its revolving credit facility.
"With this new credit facility, AMN has obtained greater borrowing capacity at lower interest rates, with extended maturity and improved flexibility under covenants. This larger facility reflects the strength of the company and is important in supporting AMN's long-term growth strategy," said Brian M. Scott, Chief Financial Officer of AMN Healthcare.
SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc., Bank of America Merrill Lynch, and JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. acted as joint lead arrangers and joint bookrunners on the financing.
Additional details about the Company's new revolving credit facility are included in its Current Report on Form 8-K, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on February 12, 2018.
About AMN Healthcare
AMN Healthcare is the leader and innovator in healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services to healthcare facilities across the nation. The Company provides unparalleled access to the most comprehensive network of quality healthcare professionals through its innovative recruitment strategies and breadth of career opportunities. With insights and expertise, AMN Healthcare helps providers optimize their workforce to successfully reduce complexity, increase efficiency and improve patient outcomes. AMN delivers managed services programs, healthcare executive search solutions, vendor management systems, recruitment process outsourcing, predictive modeling, medical coding and consulting, and other services. Clients include acute-care hospitals, community health centers and clinics, physician practice groups, retail and urgent care centers, home health facilities and many other healthcare settings. For more information about AMN Healthcare, visit www.amnhealthcare.com.
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