TITLE

Hospital Revival and the Board

AUTHOR(S)
Langabeer II, James
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Trustee;Jun2008, Vol. 61 Issue 6, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author presents his opinion on the role of boards of directors in the revival of a hospital. The author advises boards of directors to take control through more active governance. He advises them to track performance by encouraging the use of scorecards on operations, quality and finance. In addition, the author recommends to review the capabilities of the chief executive officer of a hospital.
ACCESSION #
32722803

 

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