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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The Risk Of Boards Voting By Email
January 23, 2019

The Risk of Boards Voting by Email

Depending on whether a board is a nonprofit, private, or public board and which state it’s in, the board may be able to vote via email, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that it’s a good idea. Many factors related to…

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