What Is A Strategic Planning Committee?
February 15, 2019

What Is a Strategic Planning Committee?

The two basic duties of boards are oversight and strategic planning. Depending on the size and type of the board and the organization, boards have a few options on how to organize their strategic planning process. Boards can delegate the…

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Leadership And Governance In Healthcare
February 13, 2019

Leadership and Governance in Healthcare

Boards in the healthcare space are feeling the same regulatory pressures as other types of organizations. The emphasis on leadership and governance has healthcare boards caucusing around boardroom tables with the goal of taking a stronger approach toward identifying the…

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How To Brief Your Board On IT Governance
February 8, 2019

How to Brief Your Board on IT Governance

If there is an area where board directors are feeling lost, it’s IT governance. Most boards recognize that they would benefit from a board briefing on IT governance because they recognize that the cost, complexity and consequences of IT issues…

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Hospital Board Governance Best Practices
February 6, 2019

Hospital Board Governance Best Practices

Considering the current state of health care transformation, hospitals and health care services are perhaps one of the most rapidly evolving industries in the country. It’s prudent to consider hospital board governance best practices in light of general best practices…

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Nonprofit Investment Committee Best Practices
February 4, 2019

Nonprofit Investment Committee Best Practices

Nonprofits are required to use their funds to support their charities. That doesn’t mean that they’re not allowed to invest funds to help their money grow. While most of the financial regulations apply to for-profit organizations, board directors of nonprofit…

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HIPAA Technology Checklist
January 30, 2019

HIPAA Technology Checklist

Prior to 1996, there were no generally accepted security standards or general requirements within the health care industry for protecting health information. As new technologies evolved, in similar fashion to most other industries, the health care industry began to transition…

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Nonprofit Voting Procedures
January 25, 2019

Nonprofit Voting Procedures

The history of voting rules dates back to the late 1800s when the first publication of parliamentary procedures became available. While various forms of parliamentary procedure exist, the most commonly used format is published under Robert’s Rules of Order. As…

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