|Financial Assistance Policy Dissemination|
|North Carolina requires nonprofit hospitals to provide the public access to their financial assistance policies.
Hospitals required to file IRC Form 990, Schedule H are also required to submit their financial assistance policies and financial assistance costs on an annual basis to the Department of Health and Human Services for display in one location on its website and in a manner that is searchable. Hospitals must also display this information “in a conspicuous place.” N.C. Gen. Stat. §131E-214.14 (2013).