Board Diversity & Health Equity


Who’s at the Table?
Who’s at the Table? THT Trustee Demographic Study and Toolkit explores the range of diversity of health care board members throughout the state. Diversity is becomingly increasingly emphasized in board composition. This paper will provide you with the current landscape of board member demographics as well as provide tools and resources on board composition and succession planning.

Health Care Disparities and Board Composition Study
Texas is changing. In 2016 Texas added 432,957 new residents, which amounts to more than 1,180 new Texans each day. To better understand the implications of changing population trends and the health inequities that may result from these changes, THT explored the composition of Texas hospital and health care system board. Additionally, THT looked a t the activities hospitals and system boards are implementing to address health disparities in their communities.