Effective governance in today’s healthcare environment is essential to carry out mission and achieve organizational strategy. This podcast provides an overview of many key elements of high functioning boards.
During a time when organizations are managing through great complexity and experiencing an increased pace of change, it is important to reground in governance basics and not lose sight of the fiduciary obligations of the governing body.
Healthcare boards have a critical role to play in improving diversity, equity, and inclusion across the industry. Directors have fiduciary obligations to oversee quality and strategy and within that context, they must also ensure board composition and culture support the organization’s DEI goals.
As pediatric institutions enter into a new phase of the pandemic response, including stabilizing operations and reevaluating strategy, it is also the time to start planning for the next unknown.
The roles of health system parent boards and local subsidiary boards continue to evolve. As new partnership models are implemented across the country, governance structures are changing to meet new needs.
A high-functioning governing body is a key strategic asset for health care organizations. This practical framework can guide you in assessing the effectiveness of your organization’s governing body and governance practices.