Good Governance Practices Webinars

Board Composition and Selection

Active Board Succession (March 2017)
Presented by Jena Abernathy, a senior partner and managing partner/chair of Board Services for the executive search firm Witt/Kieffer

Achieving the Best Fit: Using Competencies in Trustee Selection (2013)
Presented by Joanna Michelich, Vice Chair, Sierra Vista Regional Health Center and Mary Totten, President, Totten and Associates and Director of Content, Center for Healthcare Governance

Board Members: Industry Experts and Cross-Over Representation (2014)
Cathy K. Eddy, President, Health Plan Alliance, George Isham, MD, Senior Advisor, HealthPartners and Senior Fellow, HealthPartners Institute for Education

Board Culture

Innovation: What It Is, Why It’s Important, and How to Start (2016)
Presented by Todd Fitz, Managing Director, Kaufman Hall, and David Crosswhite, Senior Vice President, Kaufman Hall

Making Effective Decisions in Times of Uncertainty and Change: What Boards Need to Know (Part One) (2014)
Presented by Pam Arlotto, President & CEO of Maestro Strategies, Atlanta, Georgia

Making Effective Decisions in Times of Uncertainty and Change: What Boards Need to Know (Part Two) (2014)
Presented by Pam Arlotto, President & CEO of Maestro Strategies, Atlanta, Georgia

Board Development

Active Board Succession (March 2017)
Presented by Jena Abernathy, a senior partner and managing partner/chair of Board Services for the executive search firm Witt/Kieffer

Leadership and Board Continuity: The Keys to Lasting Organizational Performance (2013)
Presented by Pam Sime, Executive Vice President, MSA Executive Search

No Time to Wait: Prepare Your Board Now for the Next 3 Years (2013)
Presented by Jim Gauss, Chairman of Board Services, Witt/Kieffer, Hank Walker, Trustee, St. Joseph Health, and David Nygren, President, Nygren Consulting

Board Infrastructure

Role of the Chief Governance Officer - Does Your Hospital Need One? (2011)
Presented by Mary Denise Kuprionis, President, The Governance Solutions Group, LLC

Board Meetings

Board Meetings: How to Drive Effective Board Dynamics (2014)
Presented by Cathy K. Eddy, President, Health Plan Alliance and Larry Clevenger, MD, Director Emeritus, Health, Benefits and Employee Services, Sandia National Laboratories and Vice Chair, Presbyterian Health Plan board.

Board Orientation

Welcome to the Board: An Orientation to the Health Care Environment (2012)
Presented by Lanny Kope, EdD

Executive Performance and Compensation

Board Risk and Executive Compensation in Health Care (2016)
Presented by Steve Sullivan, Principal, Pearl Meyer

Fiduciary Duties

Evolving Landscape of Non-Profit Corporate Governance: The Changing Nature of the Duties of Directors and Officers to Their Organizations (2010)
Presented by Roger Strode, a partner in the National Health Care Practice at McDermott Will & Emery

Governing in an Era of Greater Transparency - A Proactive Approach (2012)
Presented by Derek Bauer, Partner, McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP and Darrell Solomon, Associate, McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP

Risk Governance Under Health Reform (2012)
Presented by John Bigalke, U.S. Health Sciences & Government Leader for Deloitte LLP, and Kimberly Zeoli, a Partner in the National Governance, Regulatory & Risk Strategies Practice at Deloitte & Touche LLP

Foundation Board Resources

Trustee Leadership is Essential to Build a Culture to Support High Performance Philanthropy (2014)
Presented by Betsy Chapin Taylor, FAHP President & Principal Consultant, Accordant Philanthrophy

Trustees Make An Outsize Impact in Advancing Charitable Giving as a Core Revenue Source (2014)
Presented by Betsy Chapin Taylor, FAHP President & Principal Consultant, Accordant Philanthrophy

Mission/Vision/Strategies Oversight

Mission Based Decision Making for Boards (2012)
Presented by John Brozovich, Principal, John Brozovich Associates, Inc.

Revisiting the Mission: The Board's Role (2016)
Presented by Andrew Chastain, Managing Partner and Chairman, Healthcare Practice, Witt/Kieffer

Strategic Planning in a Climate of Reform (2011)
Presented by John R. Combes, MD, President and COO of the AHA's Center for Healthcare Governance and Gene J. O'Dell, VP of Operations for the Center for Healthcare Governance

Physician Issues

Board's Role in Supporting Physician Integration (2011)
Presented by Christina Terranova Asselta, Managing Director, Sullivan Cotter & Assoc., Inc., Gordon Barnhart, Senior Partner - Physician Leadership, O'Brien Group, and Dr. Michael O'Brien, President, O'Brien Group

Financial Considerations for Physician Acquisitions - What Every Board Member Should Know (2012)
Presented by Christina Terranova Asselta, Managing Director and Eastern Region Manager, Sullivan, Cotter and Associates, Inc. and Tim Reed, Managing Principal and Practice Leader, Physician Practice Valuations, Sullivan, Cotter and Associates, Inc.

Health System-Physician Relationship Continuum: What Boards Need to Know (Parts I, II, and III) (2016)
Presented by Alexander Yaffe, President & CEO, Yaffe & Company

New Frontier in Health Care: Moving to Care Coordination (2014)
Presented by Kevin C. “Casey” Nolan, Managing Director, Healthcare, Navigant Consulting, Inc.

Physician Leadership Should Not be an Oxymoron (2014)
Presented by Alfredo Czerwinski, MD, Chief Medical Officer, O’Brien Group

Quality Oversight

Quality, Safety, Inefficiency and Cost: A Leadership Guide to Creating the Virtuous Cycle (2013)
Presented by James E. Orlikoff, President, Orlikoff & Associates, Inc., and Senior Consultant, Center for Healthcare Governance

System Resources

Health Care Boards in Transition: Emerging Governance Patterns and Practices (2012)
Presented by Larry Prybil, PhD, Professor and Associate Dean, College of Public Health, University of Kentucky, and Rex Killian, JD, Founding Partner Hall, Render, Killian, Heath & Lyman, PC

Transforming Governance

Reaching for the Stars: Health Care Governance Best Practices (March 2017)
Presented by Pam Knecht, President and CEO of ACCORD LIMITED, a national consulting firm based in Chicago.

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