Think about the board of your organization. How many people are on it? How are the communities structured? Is the president or organizational leader a member of the board? How often does the board meet? Is there an executive committee?
All boards are different. When you have seen one board you have seen one board. Although every board is unique, they share common legal and regulatory characteristics.
In this article, we outline the common elements of healthcare boards and the information you need as a healthcare professional to deal effectively with boards.