The Board’s Role in Leading Through Uncertain Times

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Tuesday, Dec 12, 2017
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.


Register on or before Thursday, Dec. 7, to ensure delivery of instructional materials.

MHA-member hospital — one complimentary connection. Each additional connection will be $225 each.
Nonmember fee — $275 for each connection

The webinar registration fee is for one phone line connection. Each additional phone line connection will be charged a registration fee. Multiple participants on the same connection is encouraged. Get more value by inviting colleagues to join you!

This webinar is being offered at a reduced registration fee to MHA-member hospitals because of a contribution from MHA Management Services Corporation.


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The following program content was provided by the speaker.


As the health care industry enters a time of unprecedented transformation, hospital boards across the country are grappling with some of the biggest issues their organizations will ever face. Erica Osborne and Karma Bass draw on their experience working with boards across the county to share how the top-performing boards are facing these challenges and tips for navigating them with your board.


  • discuss how successful leaders plan for an uncertain future
  • list the five critical questions boards should be asking
  • discuss four real-world practices of top board's in navigating transformation


Karma Bass
Via Healthcare Consulting
Carlsbad, Calif.

Karma Bass is a sought-after speaker, facilitator and consultant with deep knowledge in governance, strategic planning, philanthropy, health care policy and board effectiveness. Before Via Healthcare Consulting, she spent 10 years at The Governance Institute.

Erica Osborne
Via Healthcare Consulting
Carlsbad, Calif.

Erica Osborne has nearly 20 years’ experience working with health care organizations across the country. Her work focuses on the unique and important role of governance, critical issues facing health care organizations and empowering boards to make the important policy decisions necessary for organizational success. She provides an industry perspective and challenges boards to analyze and discuss the critical issues facing their organization. Prior to co-founding Via Healthcare Consulting, Osborne spent two years at Alliance Healthcare Foundation.

Bass and Osborne have no real or perceived conflicts of interest that relate to this presentation.