Call for Board of Directors Applicants

May 18, 2017

The Change Foundation is currently looking for two individuals from the OHA member category to be elected at the September 2017 annual general meeting.

The Foundation is governed by a Board of Directors made up of 12 voting members – 4 of whom are elected from member organizations of the Ontario Hospital Association – this can include full members, associates and affiliates. Individuals can be a Trustee, Board member or a member of the organization’s executive team.

Since 2015, the Foundation’s focus has been on the important role family caregivers play in supporting patients through their health care journey.

Based on an assessment of the skill set of current Directors, the Foundation is seeking two interested applicants with the qualities identified below.

Academic Leadership – 1 position                                                           

  • Executive level experience in an academic setting focused on clinical education, research or administrative activities
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as a Board, Council or Advisory Committee member at an academic or clinical institution
  • Familiarity with non-profit governance practices

  Clinical Leadership – 1 position

  • Current role as a clinical leader in a health care delivery organization
  • Experience as a clinical leader in quality improvement, patient engagement or staff engagement
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as a Board, Council of Advisory Committee member at the delivery organization or elsewhere
  • Familiarity with non-profit governance practices

Expressions of interest can be forwarded to Cathy Fooks, President and CEO, via email cfooks@changefoundation.com by 1pm, Friday June 2, 2017

If you have any questions or would like to discuss the role further, please contact Cathy Fooks, President and CEO, at cfooks@changefoundation.com or 416-205-1335.

 

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