The Increasing Importance of Legal Counsel, Compliance, and Their Interaction with Healthcare Boards
The board has day-to-day responsibility under federal and state law for reviewing and acting on medical staff activities related to quality, safety, and peer review. Based on a review of the literature and interviews with experts and hospital leaders (board members, administrators, and clinical leaders), this white paper identifies strategies and practices that differentiate the typical (often ineffective) board quality committee from those that truly make a difference.
Author: Fletcher Brown and Colin Luke
Date: Spring 2016