Preventing board-community disconnect

Sherer, Jill L.
September 1998
Healthcare Executive;Sep/Oct1998, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p6
Trade Publication
Focuses on healthcare trustees, while highlighting how to prevent the disconnection between healthcare board members and the community the organization serves. Responsibilities of the board members; Comments from President Reginal Ballantyne III, Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE) of PMH Health Resources; Questions how chief executive officers keep their board and community connections solid. INSET: Preventing a disconnect: The warning signs.


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