Partner Michael Callahan will speak on “Achieving Medical Staff Greatness – The Role of Trustees and Management” at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 24.

Topics of the conference include:

  • What the board and senior executives need to know about preserving, protecting and defending your mission, vision and values when faced with the new organizing rules
  • Health care reform
  • Opportunities for hospitals in hard times
  •  The how of high performance
  •  Leading your community to the next level of health: urban and rural models

The presentation provides some best practices for managing medical staff, including: 

  • screening applicants for medical staff membership; 
  • maintaining a quality medical staff; 
  • establishing peer review standards and procedures; 
  • understanding Data Bank reports; and 
  • establishing good relations among medical staff.