Leadership Insights: Governance and Health Equity

Tuesday, March 29th

About the Session

Making significant progress in ensuring health equity requires ongoing buy-in and effort from healthcare leadership at all levels, with governance setting the tone. In order to move beyond words to direct action, boards of directors must hold healthcare organizations accountable for strategies and outcomes that reduce disparities in access to and quality of care. Join this session to learn directly from healthcare leaders and board members about the role that governance plays in advancing health equity, and how boards of directors can be leveraged for maximum positive impact.

Learning Objectives:

  • Explore strategies for reducing disparities in access to and quality of care.
  • Describe the role of boards of directors in holding healthcare organizations accountable to advancing health equity.


Presented By

John M. Haupert, FACHE

Grady Health System

Michele Richardson, JD

Chair, Board of Directors
Advocate Healthcare