This information provides guidance on steps to maximize board member participation and engagement. The bulletin 1) clarifies the roles of the chair of the board and of the chief executive officer as they relate to meetings, 2) identifies "best practices" for developing meeting agendas and meeting preparation, and 3) describes how to conduct health center board and committee meetings including parliamentary procedure and taking minutes.
Important NACHC Library Content Note: This technical assistance resource was developed prior to the August 2017 release of the Health Center Compliance Manual by the Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) Bureau of Primary Health Care (BPHC). The BPHC Compliance Manual, issued August 2017, indicates where PINS, PALs and other program guidance are now superseded or subsumed by the BPHC Compliance Manual.
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