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Board Composition & Selection The New BoardThink: In Search of Cognitive Diversity Accelerating Board Innovation and Performance via Cognitive Diversity By Jena Abernathy Boards are becoming more diverse — both in for-profit and not-for-profit organizations.
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Workforce Strategy Simulations Spur Board to Test Workforce Strategies Baystate Health taps member creativity and competition to explore challenges, solutions By Mark A.
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The clinical workforce shortage is one of the most pressing problems in health care. Bold actions now are necessary to mitigate the challenge, and boards have a critical role to play in overseeing change. By giving clinicians the support they need to work with purpose and passion, health systems can build clinical capacity for today — and tomorrow.
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Incorporating health equity into strategy represents a new undertaking for some health care leaders — one that requires a shift in thinking and taking action in such core areas as culture, structure, functions and incentives.
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The AHA’s new resource “Patient and Family Advisory Councils Blueprint” outlines seven steps to successfully launch a meaningful and impactful PFAC.
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Hospital and health system trustees who want to ensure the organization achieves its mission can work to put a greater focus on their organization’s philanthropic foundation.
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To navigate the choppy waters ahead, hospital and health system boards need to develop a plan to reengage all trustees and renew CEO and board leadership collaboration.
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A WellSpan Health task force developed meaningful principles that signaled a changed approach to governance at the health system.
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Understanding a board’s aptitude and ability to advance health equity should be a key element of board strategy.
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Through leadership and board support, Children’s Minnesota is making DEI efforts a strategic priority.
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Holding board members accountable and addressing issues in a timely manner are essential to a successful boardroom culture.
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The AHA has partnered with UnidosUS and the National Urban League to create a program that matches member hospitals with community leaders to increase diverse representation on hospital and health system boards.
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Open discussion, continued engagement and genuine effort can support meaningful and sustainable change for board diversity efforts.
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Focused, strategic discussions in the boardroom can support organizational excellence.
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Health care boards that invest the time in discussing strategy can position their organization for success.
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Starting discussion in the boardroom about diversity and inclusion can support and accelerate board diversity efforts at health care organizations.
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Using insights on humanizing brand experience, boards can better engage health care consumers and maintain and build trust in a post-COVID-19 world.
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Effecting genuine change through executive leadership, board support, creativity and commitment can accelerate diversity efforts.
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Hospital and health system boards can play a significant role in developing and guiding behavioral health strategy and working with community partners to address unmet health needs in the community and expand access to services.
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Investing time now in evaluating and enhancing board effectiveness can accelerate organizational results for years to come.