Community Health Needs Assessments and their Link to Medical Staff Development Plans

Instructor:  Allison McCarthy
Course Dates: Open-ended
Enrollment Dates: Enroll Anytime
Who can Enroll: Anyone
Course Language: English

About the Course

Community Health Needs Assessments and their Link to Medical Staff Development Plans

Community Health Needs Assessments – now required as part of the Affordable Care Act – offers another significant input into the medical staff development planning process.  Let the Barlow/McCarthy team of Allison McCarthy and Dave Zirkle walk you through the rules and regulations for each and the process of linking them together.  Having a firm understanding of these important hospital/health system planning tools is an important step in determining the organization’s and community’s need for physicians.  

What you will learn:

  • A review of CHNA reporting requirements
  • Outline of methodology and resources involved
  • Highlight of potential areas of integration with MSDP
  • How to protect not-for-profit status
  • Purpose of community benefit
  • Incorporate qualitative input
  • Recommendations for action
  • Resource efficiencies
  • Rules and regulations

What you will get:

  • Unlimited views and access to the 66 minute webinar
  • Access to the informative Q and A that follows the webinar
  • Full access to a PDF of the slide deck for internal use


Allison McCarthy
Allison McCarthy
Allison’s passion is working with hospitals and physician groups to ensure their physician strategy programs demonstrate real value and results. Specifically, she focuses her consulting practice on medical staff development, physician recruitment, new practice on-boarding and retention. The goal is always to educate and inform so that clients are better ...