"Beyond insuring pre-existing conditions and covering young adults until
age 26 on their parents’ health plans—provisions singled out for
support by President Barack Obama and President-elect Donald Trump—the
Affordable Care Act includes a less well-known requirement worth
keeping. One that has the potential to end hunger in this country.
The ACA mandates that nonprofit hospitals conduct a Community Health
Needs Assessment and Implementation Plan every three years or risk a
$50,000 tax and the loss of their nonprofit status."