Exceptional boards add significant value to their organizations. They advance the common good with uncommonly good work. Effective and efficient governance is about providing critical capital – intellect, a solid reputation, resources and access – to power success and strengthen the mission of the hospital or health system and to improve the community’s health.

This module covers:

  • The governing board;

  • Functions of a hospital/ health system governing board;

  • Board organization;

  • Legal protection for trustees;

  • Board meetings;

  • Conflict of interest;

  • Strategic planning;

  • Board self-evaluation and individual board self-assessment; and

  • Trustee development and education.


This module provides 2 hours of CHT credit.


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