TITLE

Building A Bolder Board--and Learning To Like It

AUTHOR(S)
Thrall, Terese Hudson
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jan2007, Vol. 81 Issue 1, p61
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the role of trustees in improving the operations of a hospital. According to governance consultant Barry Bader, the stricter payment and competitive environment increased the risk of business decisions, which highlights the importance of board oversight. Trustees at Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle, Washington led the development of a five-year strategic plan. INSET: Meeting Minus the CEO.
ACCESSION #
23789372

 

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