Welcome to the Center for Healthcare Governance

Backed by the knowledge and resources of the American Hospital Association, the Center for Healthcare Governance (Center) provides state-of-the-art education, research, publications, services, tools, and other governance resources to help you achieve and maintain consistency and excellence throughout your governance program. Our community is dynamic and diverse, representing board members, executives, and governance advisors who are nationally recognized as the foremost voices in the practice of hospital and health system governance. We all share a common goal: to advocate and support excellence, innovation and accountability in health care governance. Learn more about becoming a member.

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Top Resources

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    In this timely program, trustees and executive leadership will gain insights into the trends that are transforming the delivery system and learn strategies and tools for navigating an increasingly complex environment. Learn More »

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    This webinar outlines the key steps boards can take to ensure they’re knowledgeable, proactive and able to lead with influence regarding population health. Learn More »

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    Assess the overall performance of your health care organization's board by completing our Governance Assessment Process survey today. Learn More »

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    Physicians are assuming new clinical leadership and governance roles as part of care delivery transformation. Sharing their experiences and challenges in these roles is the focus of the new monograph, Governance of Physician Organizations: An Essential Step to Care Integration. Learn More »

  • New Webinar


    Gearing up for Population Health: How Boards Can Lead with Influence



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  • New Advances in Healthcare Governance Whitepaper

    Effective Governance in Systems

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