Vizient has a long track record of working to ensure that community-based, not-for-profit health care is supported and continues to work with policymakers to ensure that our members are represented in those policy discussions and are able to tell the full story of the essential care they provide to the communities they serve.
Vizient, Inc.January 2015 – IRS report to Congress on private tax-exempt, taxable, and government-owned hospitals
Internal Revenue ServiceJanuary 15, 2015 – Vizient regulatory summary of the IRS final rule detailing new requirements for tax-exempt hospitals related to conducting a community health needs assessment, financial assistance policies, limitations on billing and collections action
Vizient, Inc.April 9, 2014 – IRS response to Sen. Charles Grassley detailing plans for submission of report to Congress on not-for-profit hospitals.
Internal Revenue ServiceApril 4, 2014 – Letter from Sen. Charles Grassley to the IRS regarding ACA required report to Congress on not-for-profit hospitals.
Dec. 30, 2013 – IRS Notice 2014-03 – Notice of Proposed Procedures for Charitable Hospitals to Correct and Disclose Failures to Meet Section 501(r) requirements and includes a process for charitable hospitals to follow to correct and disclose failures.May 16, 2012 – Vizient Senior Vice President of Legal and Corporate Affairs Michael Regier's written testimony to the House Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee regarding not-for-profit hospital tax exemption.