Frequently Asked Questions
Does IHA host a vendor exhibition or trade show?
IHA hosts its Annual Meeting in the fall. The meeting is open to members only. There is no vendor exhibition or trade show. IHA does offer businesses the opportunity to network with IHA members through its corporate sponsor program. IHA offers businesses the opportunity to sponsor a wide variety of events and activities during the annual meeting, including speakers, meeting materials, and meal functions.
Does IHA solicit speakers for its Annual Meeting or other workshops?
IHA has limited opportunities to present. If you are a speaker, IHA prefers that you mail or e-mail your information to:
Cathleen A. Armold
Director of Member Services
Indiana Hospital Association
1 American Square, Suite 1900
Indianapolis, IN 46282
Who is the IHA media contact?
Jennifer Hurtubise, communications specialist, is the media contact. She may be reached at 317-423-7733.
How can my hospital become a member of IHA?
A membership application must be completed and approved by the IHA board of directors. For more information, contact Cathleen A. Armold, director of member services.
What is the IHA corporate sponsor program?
IHA offers three levels of corporate sponsorship in its Type III membership category. They include sponsor, underwriters, and partner.
Does IHA provide opportunities for businesses to market products or services to IHA members?
IHA has limited opportunities for businesses to share their products and services with IHA members. One option is to consider joining the association as a corporate sponsor. IHA has no shared service component and does not market products with non-members.
Where can I get information about Indiana hospitals?
Information on hospitals is available through the IHA hospital directory or through the Indiana State Deparment of Health.
Does the IHA have any advertising opportunities?
No. IHA does not sell advertising space in any of its publications. Corporate partners do have opportunities to share information in IHA publications
Does IHA process complaints against physicians or hospitals?
No. IHA is a private organization, not a state agency. IHA does not license any health care provider or organization. IHA suggests that you attempt to resolve your grievance directly with the health care provider.
How long is my hospital required to retain medical records?
Specfic retention requirements can be found using the Indiana Hospital Records Retention and Disposition Schedule.