Summary of CHNA and IS requirements and recommended practices (Jan. 2015) - A supplemental resource to Assessing and Addressing Community Health Needs
A concise overview of new federal requirements and recommended practices for tax-exempt hospitals to conduct community health needs assessments and adopt implementation strategies to address identified needs. This resource can be used to educate internal and external groups that play a vital role in supporting the hospital's assessment and community health improvement planning efforts such as hospital trustees, finance and marketing staff, local health departments and social service organizations. This resource has been updated to align with IRS final rules.
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For more information on CHNA and IS requirements, including a link to the IRS final rule visit the Compliance/Public Policy page.
Visit the Resource Index page and look under "Planning for Community Benefit' for more assessment resources.
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