IRS issues NPRM on new requirements for charitable 501(r) hospitals regarding financial assitance and emergency medical care
Posted on June 22, 2012 | Comment (1)
The Department of Treasury’s Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) providing guidance regarding the requirements for charitable hospital organizations relating to financial assistance and emergency medical care policies, charges for certain care provided to individuals eligible for financial assistance, and billing and collections. The regulations reflect changes to the law made by the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The regulations will affect charitable 501(r) hospital organizations.