LD #27: Board and Management Alignment – Deep Dive with Pam Knecht

Hospital Governance Board Coaching

Pamela R. Knecht is the guest on this episode of Leader Dialogue Radio. Pam is an accomplished governance coach assisting not-for-profit Health Systems with strategic planning, governance, education, and organizational diagnosis and change management.

In this week’s episode, we continue the discussion about board governance, the relationship between management and the board and how to utilize the board and add structure and processes to help succeed and measure results in a rapidly changing marketplace.

Pam Knecht/Accord Limited

Pam Knecht is President and CEO of ACCORD LIMITED, a national consulting firm based in Chicago and is an expert in not-for-profit healthcare governance. For over 22 years she has worked with hospitals, health systems, clinics, and health plans of all types and sizes.

Pam has long been recognized as a thought-leader in the field of governance. In 2007, she was named a Governance Advisor by The Governance Institute. She served as faculty for the former Center for Healthcare Governance of the American Hospital Association. Currently, she is a faculty member for The Governance Institute, iProtean, and multiple state hospital associations.

Pam regularly assists boards and CEOs with strategic planning; corporate and governance restructuring; system affiliation and integration; change management facilitation; and governance assessment, development and coaching. She also shares her extensive experience in governance frequently as a speaker and author.

About SOAR Vision Group

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About the Baldrige Foundation

The mission of the Baldrige Foundation is to ensure the long-term financial growth and viability of the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program and to support organizational performance excellence in the United States and throughout the world. The Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award is presented annually by the United States President to organizations that demonstrate quality and performance excellence. For more information, contact the Baldrige Foundation at (202) 559-9195 or visit baldrigefoundation.org.