Do Fiduciary Duties Contained in Federal Tax Laws Effectively Promote National Health Care Policies and Practices?
Nina J. Crimm
St. John's University - School of Law
Health Matrix, Vol. 14, No. 125, 2005
St. John's Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-0108
The essay concentrates first on whether the fiduciary responsibilities of the governing board of a tax-exempt § 501(c)(3) hospital under current federal tax laws effectively promotes national health care policies and practices. Then it considers whether expansion of the duties imposed by federal tax statutes would further contribute to the advancement of our health care goals by promoting more publicly beneficial health care policies and practices of § 501(c)(3) hospitals.
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Date posted: March 11, 2008