|Community Benefit Reporting Requirement|
|Indiana requires nonprofit hospitals to file with the Indiana Department of Health an annual report of their community benefit plans.
A nonprofit hospital’s annual report to the Indiana Department of Health must include a copy of the hospital’s community benefit plan and the hospital’s mission statement. It must disclose the community health needs considered in developing the hospital’s community benefit plan and the amount and types of community benefits provided, including charity care. Ind. Code §16-21-9-7.