Board Development in Two Hospitals: Lessons from Demonstrations

Kovner, A.R., Ritvo, R. & Holland, T.
Hospital and Health Services Administration Spring 1997, Vol. 42 No. 1 pp 87-99.

Explores approaches in improving the effectiveness of nonprofit hospitals' boards of trustees as shown by the Alpha Health Care System and Beta Hospital. Kellogg project on effective governance; Factors influencing changes; Board assessment; Initiation of board development; Importance of time management; Chief executive officer's support to strengthen board effectiveness.

Wagner Faculty