In this webinar, Molly Berkery from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) Public Health Law Program and Professor Mary Crossley from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, will discuss the new community health needs assessment (CHNA) requirements for charitable 501(c)(3) hospitals. Ms. Berkery will provide an overview of the CHNA legal framework and discuss the CDC’s resources for implementing the CHNA process. Professor Crossley will describe strategies for moving from the assessment stage to broader population health initiatives, with an emphasis on health department and hospital collaboration, and highlight how such community investments can provide a solid return on investment for hospitals in a changing health care environment.
The webinar will conclude with case studies highlighting the challenges and opportunities inherent in any CHNA program, and a Q&A session with attendees.
This webinar is offered by the Network for Public Health Law and the Centers for Disease Control
and Prevention (CDC) Public Health Law Program.
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