2 edition of complete guide to self-evaluation of the hospital governing board. found in the catalog.
complete guide to self-evaluation of the hospital governing board.
Richard J. Umbdenstock
by Bader & Associates in Rockville, MD (Dept. 100, 5515 Security Lane, Suite 535, Rockville 20852)
Written in English
Bibliography: p. 81.
|Other titles||Improving & evaluating board performance., Improving and evaluating board performance.|
|Statement||by Richard J. Umbdenstock, Winifred M. Hageman, Barry S. Bader.|
|Contributions||Hageman, Winifred M., Bader, Barry S.|
|LC Classifications||RA971 .U43 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||84 p. :|
|Number of Pages||84|
|LC Control Number||87402864|
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Board Self-Assessment Guide. Downloads & Links. Board Self-Assessment Guide. Author: Iowa Hospital Association (IHA) This document provides an example of a full evaluation of hospital governing board performance using questions answered on a 5-point scale.
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As a patient, you already know about the File Size: 2MB. The board self-evaluation should have a positive, encouraging tone that helps to set the stage for a healthy, eager and energized board.
An impactful and viable board self-assessment process leaves board directors asking themselves how they can improve and what more they could be doing. This is the outcome that boards should be striving to achieve. the Board sends a strong message about the organization’s commitment to compliance, provides a valuable resource to other Board members, complete guide to self-evaluation of the hospital governing board.
book helps the Board better fulfill its oversight obligations. Board members are generally entitled to rely on the advice of experts in fulfilling their duties. 11File Size: KB. Health system and hospital board members want to see more than just financial reports. They genuinely want to know that the care being provided is good, and that it is improving.
These seven reports will provide your board with a good sense of the quality and patient safety being delivered at your institution.
Study Design. In a governance survey conducted in more than 75% of hospitals reported having a finance/budget committee .The report further showed that financial performance was the criteria most often utilized to evaluate hospital performance. performance. Done correctly and consistently, a board self-assessment process (a combination of the assessment and the action plans created from it) enables the board to identify critical “leadership gaps,” and achieve and maintain the level of governing excellence required for success in today’s challenging health care environment.
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By Terry A. Pope and Matt Dickinson, Board of Directors, Memorial Hospital, Carthage, IL In the truest meaning of the word, governance is the oversight of adherence to the rules. They uphold the CEO’s role in implementing governing board policies and plans and for managing the internal operations of the agency.
Defining the policy role of governing boards and distinguishing that role from the delegated role of institutional operations is a fundamental principle that informs ACCJC’s Standards.
Section 1 of this Guide. Board education and development, including self-evaluation — Governing boards should continually strive to understand the hospital’s programs, services and needs, and the impacts of environmental trends on the hospital’s long-term direction.
Performance measures should be established, and the board should conduct an annual self-evaluation. The more difficult but more value-producing part of the board evaluation process is to review the contribution of individual directors and the interpersonal and group dynamics among board members.
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Board Work issues a wake-up call to the nation's twenty thousand health care organization boards and lays out a visionary and detailed road map to help them successfully confront the challenges of the U.S. health care s: 2. The following table can be used by all board members and the chief executive to get an impression of how well the board is doing.
The table is a rather basic form for board evaluation. But, if the evaluation is conducted wholeheartedly, the form should indicate how the board. It is vital for a hospital to perform effectively, to provide quality care, and to maintain a good reputation in the community it serves.
Because the governing board is ultimately accountable for the performance of the hospital, understanding the board's role in this scenario is important (Kovner ).The quality of hospital care that Americans receive is an ongoing concern. 1, 2 To promote quality improvement, the federal government and others have launched the Hospital Quality Alliance (HQA.Board directors are facing increasing scrutiny.
In the wake of the New York Stock Exchange’s own scandal with its former CEO Richard Grasso,1 the NYSE now requires the boards of all the companies it lists to conduct periodic self-evaluations. Furthermore, both Morningstar and Standard & Poor’s2 consider board self-evaluation as one criterion in their governance ratings of corporations.