Governance

Non-profit community-based health centers operate in a constantly changing and increasingly complex environment. To help health center Board members understand the legal, administrative, financial and clinical aspects of governing a health center, NACHC offers a variety of trainings and publications. 

Current Board Governance Training Events
Sessions tailored for health center board members are offered at NACHC’s Community Health Institute and Policy & Issues Forum. 
Recent Recorded Webinars
Board Succession Planning
Board Chair Succession
The Board’s Role in CEO Succession Planning
Introduction to Board Service: Parts 1 and 2
Top Resources
Health Center Program Governing Board Workbook
Spanish Translation of Governance Workbook: Programa de Centros Comunitarios de Salud Libro de Ejercicios del Consejo de Gobierno
Payment Reform: Supplement to Governing Board Workbook
Governing Board Succession Planning: A Case Study on Cherry Health
Spanish Translation of Governing Board Succession Planning Case Study: Planificación de sucesión de la junta directiva de los centros de salud comunitarios: Un caso práctico sobre Cherry Health
Essential Guides to Sustainability, Succession and Transition Planning (contains information on CEO Succession and CEO Transition/Hiring)
Creating an Annual Board Work Plan
For answers to health center governance questions and for more information, contact Emily Heard, Director, Health Center Governance Training, at 301-347-0400.