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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Nancy Davis Nurse Registered in the Database

“I am attending the Governance Institute Leadership Conference in Nashville this week. The focus of the weekend pre-conference session was on hospital and health systems responsibility for population health. My experience in public health nursing and hospice and home care nursing was so relevant to the discussions and development…” Continue Reading

- Nurse Registered in the Database
Boards: Bartlett Regional Hospital Board
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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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John Lumpkin, MD, PPH Senior Vice President-Programs, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

“Some questions have no good answer . . . one such question is why the participation of nurses on hospital and health agency governing boards is the exception, rather than the rule.”

- Senior Vice President-Programs, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Boards: Senior Vice President-Programs, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
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