G 21 Nurses on Boards: Lessons From the Boardroom

Monday, 30 October 2017: 1:15 PM-2:30 PM
Summary: In 2010 the Institute of Medicine (IOM) report, The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health, recommended increasing the number of nurse leaders on boards. This symposium describes the role and responsibilities of board members and offers lessons from three board rooms--a professional association, a university and a hospital.
Symposium Organizers:  Beth A. Brooks, PhD, The Brooks Group, LLC, Chicago, IL, USA
Moderators:  Mary Catherine Rawls, MS, BSN,┬áRN-BC, CNL, FGNLA, Center for Nursing Excellence, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA
Lessons From a Professional Nursing Association Boardroom

Timothy M. Carrigan, PhD
1653 W. Congress Parkway, 11 Kellogg, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA

Lessons From a University Boardroom

Beth A. Brooks, PhD
The Brooks Group, LLC, Chicago, IL, USA

Lessons From a Hospital Boardroom

Therese A. Fitzpatrick, PhD
Kaufman Hall Associates, Skokie,, IL, USA