Training for UIO Board of Directors & UIO Leadership

Past Events

Register: 10/21 | 10/23 | 10/26 | 10/30 | 11/04 | 11/06

A 6-Session Series from October 21 through November 6 

NCUIH will be hosting a series of free board training webinars for Urban Indian Health Organization Executive Directors, their Board members, and other leadership. This multi-session training will be a practical, interactive program that will provide the basics – the roles and responsibilities of a health center board of directors – while discussing and practicing the application (how to do it) implications. The focus will be on not only “doing the right things” (compliance) but also “doing them right” (performance).

Hosted by Zepporah Fuller and Marc Clark

All Trainings will run from 1PM - 3PM ET

Wednesday, October 21

Board Training 1

Maintaining Agendas, Minutes, and Bylaws

Objectives: Introduce the training series, and review board best practices for agendas, minutes, and bylaws

Presenter: Dr. Marc Clark | NCUIH

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Friday, October 23

bod 2 corrected

Thinking Ahead – Emergency Strategic Planning & Succession Planning During COVID-19

Objectives: Let’s talk about strategic planning with a focus on the next six to 12 months. We will discuss key elements of strategic planning as they relate to emergency planning including possible contingency succession planning to enable your organization to best serve your patients during COVID-19.

Presenter: Joanne Schlosser | Rising Stars LLC

    Monday, October 26

    BOD 3 - update

    Understanding Finances for Non-Financial Leaders

    Objectives: Interpreting financial statements and financial reporting needs for Boards

    Presenter: Lori Linder | Rising Stars LLC

      Friday, October 30

      BOD 4

      How to Develop BOD Metrics and Ties to Strategic Plans

      Objectives: Introduce the use of evaluation metrics and assessment tools, and integrating performance measurement with strategic planning

      Presenter: Zepporah Fuller | NCUIH

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        Wednesday, November 4

        BOD 5

        BOD Self-Evaluation Tools

        Objectives: Review of BOD self evaluation approaches, and review sample tools and UIO Case Studies

        Presenters: Tony Scucci | BoardSource

        Luis Cervantes | UAII

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          Friday, November 6

          BOD 6

          IHS Tools for Urban Program

          Objectives: Introduce IHS tools for UIO

          Presenter: Rick Mueller | Health System Specialist

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            PAST EVENTS

            A 7-Session Series from May 20 through June 12 - "Ensuring a Highly Effective, Highly Efficient Board: Developing a Model for Success"

            NCUIH hosted a free  board training for Urban Indian Health Organization Executive Directors, their Board members, and other leadership. 

            board training updated

            The series will also include:

            • Participants will engage in active learning about: How do you know when a board is working well? What qualities make for a successful, effective and efficient board?
            • Legal and Program Responsibilities
            • Roles of the board – are you meeting the responsibilities in the “right” way?
            • How do you meet the fiduciary responsibilities?
            • What does a high performing board look like?

            This multi-session training will be a practical, interactive program that will provide the basics – the roles and responsibilities of a health center board of directors – while discussing and practicing the application (how to do it) implications. The focus will be on not only “doing the right things” (compliance) but also “doing them right” (performance).

            Wednesday, May 20

            A Brief History of Urban Indian Organizations Title V - Nonprofit Management

            Friday, May 22

            Review of Roles and Responsibilities: Strategic Planning and Scope of Authority

            Wednesday May 27

            Characteristics of High-Performing Boards and Fund Raising Strategies: Problem Solving with UIOs

            Wednesday, June 3

            Board Selection and Recruitment

            Friday, June 5

            Board’s Role in Quality, Safety and Compliance

            Wednesday, June 10

            Bringing it All Together

            Friday, June 12

            Open Discussion Forum: Revisiting Effective Problem Solving Solutions

            Trainers

            Adam Archuleta (Colorado River Indian Tribes), Chairman of the Board, Laguna Healthcare Corporation

            Mr. Archuleta is a consultant and former health care executive from the Indian Health Service. He has extensive experience working with boards at the facility, governance, and executive level. He will engage current and potential board members on how to be effective board trustees of urban Indian healthcare delivery systems. Adam is also on the Board of Directors for Villa Therese Catholic Clinic and tribal utility boards.

            John Meeth, DDS, MPH

            John Meeth, DDS, MPH has 39 years of extensive experience in Indian Country as a clinician, area consultant and executive leader in the Indian Health Service, working at the facility and area levels in Arizona, New Mexico, Nevada, Oklahoma and South Dakota, partnering with Tribal Leaders, Tribal Health Boards, Urban Programs and state Medicaid Programs as a regional consultant and IHS administrator. Dr Meeth holds a Dental Degree from Ohio State, a Master’s Degree in Public Health from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, a certificate in Patient Safety and prior certification in health care compliance.