The Board’s Role in Evaluating Collaborative Relationships (Governance Legal Brief 4)
Resource Topic: Governance
Keywords: Legal Issues.
Year Developed: 2020
Resource Type: Document
Primary Audience: Board of Directors
National Association of Community Health Centers
(See other resources developed by this organization).
Resource Summary: This Governance Legal Brief describes why health centers collaborate with other providers, defines common collaboration goals, and discusses potential types of collaborative relationships; examines the board’s role in evaluating collaborative relationships; highlights certain requirements applicable to health center board autonomy in the context of collaborative relationships; and highlights certain key decisions that must be approved by the board, including decisions to subaward a portion of the federal Health Center Project grant.