Building Successful Hospital-Board Relationships
by Craig Sims, SVP, Southwest Hospital Operations, CHC
Community-based hospitals put the “care” in healthcare, and meaningful hospital-Board partnerships based on trust and mutual goals drive this mission. Board members make important decisions to serve the community , and help develop strategies to ensure the hospital’s long-term sustainability. Here are some best practice tips for positive, productive Board-CEO relationships.Develop a Trustee recruitment and retention process. Recruiting and retaining Trustees is too important to be left up to chance.