Using Board Time Wisely

A board only exists when it is meeting. This means that the single most precious commodity that a board possesses is its time together. The best boards consciously strive to use their meeting time efficiently and effectively. This webinar will outline several techniques to improve both the efficiency and the effectiveness of board meetings.


Jamie Orlikoff is president of Orlikoff & Associates, an international consulting firm specializing in health care governance and leadership, strategy, quality, organizational development, and risk management. He is the National Advisor on Governance and Leadership to the American Hospital Association. Jamie has been involved in leadership, quality, and strategy issues for over thirty years.  He has consulted with hospitals and health systems in eleven countries, and since 1985 has worked with hospital and system governing boards to strengthen their overall effectiveness and their oversight of quality, safety and strategy.  He has worked extensively on improving the relationships between boards, medical staffs, and management.  He is the author of 15 books and over 100 articles and has served on hospital, college, and civic boards. Jamie is currently a member of the board of St. Charles Health System in Bend, Oregon.