Scott Malaney CEO-Blanchard Valley Health System

“In a community our size, it is very difficult to identify a person with extensive experience and education in the nursing field, who isn’t already affiliated with our organization.  For us, then, the NOBC offered the perfect solution.  My introduction to Laurie Benson, representing NOBC, led to extensive discussions about the type of person and the skill sets we were hoping to attract.  Continue Reading

- CEO-Blanchard Valley Health System
Boards: CEO-Blanchard Valley Health System
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Lawrence W. Vernaglia NOBC Strategic Partner

“Foley & Lardner LLP is a national law firm representing many of the nation’s largest hospitals and health systems coast-to-coast. Our clients are for-profit and not-for-profit, secular and religious-affiliated, public and private. But one thing with which all of our clients struggle is guaranteeing talented and committed leadership on their…” Continue Reading

- NOBC Strategic Partner
Boards: Foley & Lardner LLP
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John W. Bluford, lll NOBC Supporter

“The last twenty years or so, Truman Medical Centers has had an employee representative on its Board. Frequently those employees selected were nurses. Without exception, nursing representatives on the Board proved to be invaluable. They were not so much an advocate …” Continue Reading

- NOBC Supporter
Boards: President, Bluford Healthcare Leadership Institute; President Emeritus, Truman Medical Centers
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François Ortalo-Magné NOBC Supporter

“As former Dean of the Wisconsin School of Business, I asked two nurse leaders to join my advisory board. Because they are primary interfaces with the patient, nurses have a deep understanding of the end-user perspective—which is critical to success in education as well as in business and policy-making. Among nurses…” Continue Reading

- NOBC Supporter
Boards: Wisconsin School of Business Advisory Board
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Dr. Tim Bartholow CEO & Board Chair, WEA Trust

“The Nurses on Boards Coalition (NOBC) has been a powerful partnership for WEA Trust. When we became aware of this effort, we immediately saw the importance of having experienced nurse leaders on our board and how their backgrounds would complement our conviction to keep health plan members safe. Continue Reading

- CEO & Board Chair, WEA Trust
Boards: CEO & Board Chair, WEA Trust
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