The Value Of The Nonprofit Hospital Tax Exemption Was $24.6 Billion In 2011

In this Health Affairs article, Sarah Rosenbaum, David Kindig, and colleagues extend their ongoing inquiry into hospital community benefit. They review trends over the past decade, comment on legal mandates and methodological shifts, and provide a clear summary of major allocations in proportion to total community benefit and total hospital expenditures. View the Resource Rosenbaum, […]

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Interview with Foster McGaw Prize Winners

  In this video Palmetto Health, the most recent recipient of theFoster McGaw Prize, shows a snapshot of their efforts towards positioning their institution to benefit the health and well-being of everyone in their communities. Watch the video here.  AHAhospitals. (2015). Palmetto health, Foster G. McGaw prize winner. Youtube.com Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GUB12GOcWVo  

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County Health Rankings Webinar: Hospital Community Benefits and the CHNA

County Health Rankings & Roadmaps provides a webinar to assist non-for-profit hospitals understand the interrelation of the Community Benefit requirements and the Community Health Needs Assessment. This new requirement has provided an increasing impetus for regional partnerships in conducting comprehensive needs assessments across institutions. View the Resource County Health Rankings & Roadmaps. Tools & Resources. […]

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Community Catalyst Blog on Community Benefit and Community Engagement

Community Catalyst is a national non-profit advocacy organization that builds consumer and community leadership in order to advance health system transformation. Their blog on community benefit and community engagement is a consistently insightful resource for those looking to explore the changing standards of practice used to leverage community benefit funds to support innovation in health […]

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Health Services Research Information Council

The National Institutes of Health have compiled a resource page on the legislation, data, and research around hospital community benefits and the required community health needs assessment. This growing set of tools, examples, and analyses inform those interested in reviewing national progress View the Resource

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Hilltop Institute: Hospital Community Benefits After the ACA

The Hilltop Institute is dedicated to advancing the health and wellbeing of vulnerable populations. In this Issue Brief, it explores the changing state law landscape that impact hospital community benefit strategies. View the Resource Somerville, M.H., Nelson, G.D., Mueller, C.H. (2013). Hospital community benefits after the ACA. The Hilltop Insitute.

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SSIR: The Future of Hospital Community Benefit Programs

The Stanford Social Innovation Review explores the changing nature of hospital community benefit funds. Hospitals and health systems that maximize their opportunity to adapt their Community Benefit programs in a post-ACA environment can gain strategic advantage in their pursuits of population health. View the Resource

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