Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA)

Section 9007 of the ACA revised the conditions that nonprofit hospitals must satisfy in order to qualify for federal tax-exempt status. In Rhode Island, all hospitals including for-profit participate in the CHNA.

The qualifying conditions include:

The CHNA process consists of two distinct phases:

Read each hospital's Community Health Needs Assessment Report

  • Providence VA Medical Center

  • Eleanor Slater Hospital

Click here to read the Statewide HARI 2022 Community Health Needs Assessment.