This diagnostic is designed to help boards and organization leaders identify challenges that may be impeding efforts to improve quality. Developed by Jim Conway, this resource draws on 20 years of personal governance experience as well as learning from the literature and the shared experience of trustees, executives, patients, family members, staff, teachers, and students.
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Organizations pursuing Baldrige recognition must demonstrate how they carry out their governance in eight areas of responsibility.
The following is intended to be an example that boards may adapt to meet their individual chief executive officer (CEO) evaluation needs.
How well boards govern is influenced by a number of factors, among them, the knowledge and skills board members bring to their work.
This Conflicts of Interest and Documentation Policy (“Policy”) applies to all directors and officers of ....
Boards that want to improve their approach to conflicts of interest and independence management do the following...
A Comparison of External Quality and Safety Scorecards
Hospital and health system boards and leadership can advance their understanding of population health and how population health management fits into organizational priorities by considering the following questions.
Scorecards aren’t going away: consumers want help distinguishing one hospital from another, and these reports offer the promise of synthesizing complex information for worried patients.
Hospital and health system boards and leadership can advance their understanding of telehealth and how it fits into organizational priorities by considering the following questions.