Community Health Needs Assessment How Does Your CHNA Stack-Up?

April 28, 2015

10AM Pacific—11AM Arizona—11AM Mountain—Noon Central—1PM Eastern

Description:   On December 29, 2014, the Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service released the final regulations implementing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) obligations for hospitals covered by §501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code.  The ACA added §501(r) which specifies that hospital organizations will not be treated as tax-exempt under §501(c)(3) unless they meet certain requirement.

The presentation will discuss the IRS requirements, what’s different in the final rules, and steps to complete a CHNA.

Presenter:  Carolyn St.Charles, Regional Chief Clinical Officer, HealthTechS3

Carolyn St. Charles brings over 30 years experience to her role at HealthTechS3. As Regional Chief Clinical Officer, St. Charles provides consultation and resources that promote evidence-based care, quality and patient safety, and operating efficiencies. Previously, she held progressively more responsible positions at Overlake Hospital in Bellevue, Washington, including Director of Medical-Surgical Nursing, Senior Vice President of Patient Care and Vice President of Strategic Services.

St. Charles earned her Master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Washington and a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from Northern Arizona University. She is  a member of the American Organization of Nurse Executives and The Case Management Society of America.

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