VHHA 2016 Community Benefit Annual Report

Virginia’s hospitals and health systems provided almost $2.85 billion in community benefit and other types of community support in the Commonwealth in 2014 according to the 2016 Community Benefit Annual Report by the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association. The amount of community benefit provided by Virginia’s tax-exempt hospitals exceeded the value of the tax exemptions they receive by more than $486 million.

The data in this report are based on hospital costs, not charges, and includes all acute-care and certain specialty hospitals in the state. “Community benefit” was defined using the Internal Revenue Service definition for Schedule H of Form 990. Please use the interactive tool below to learn more: