(Recorded Webinar) Understanding and Enhancing Your Health Center’s Bylaws: Key Elements and HRSA Requirements
A health center’s bylaws are central to its operations, establishing the road map for the governing board. For example, bylaws set forth the governing board’s authorities, the governing board’s composition, the process for appointing and removing board members and officers, the committee structure, and standards of conduct. Bylaws are also closely scrutinized by HRSA in the context of Operational Site Visits. It is accordingly crucial that health centers are familiar with their bylaws and operate in accordance with its terms.
During this webinar the presenters will review the key elements of bylaws, with a focus on HRSA requirements and common pitfalls. The presenters will also review elements of bylaws where the health center has flexibility from a drafting perspective (e.g., committee structure).
Please note: This webinar is offered as a complimentary product to all Health Center Compliance Premium Plan Subscribers. For more information on our Premium Plan, click here or Contact Us.
- Health Center Executive Staff
- Financial Leadership and Staff
- Administrative/Operations Leadership and Staff
- Compliance Officers
- Board members
- Other Staff assisting with HRSA compliance and/or OSV preparation
After this webinar, you will be able to:
- Understand the purpose and significance of corporate bylaws
- Understand how to document the governing board’s authorities and autonomy in its corporate bylaws
- Describe areas where the health center has flexibility in structuring its bylaws (e.g., committee structure)
A Partner with the firm, Mike practices in the Federal Grants and Health Law groups, and has over three decades of experience advising community-based organizations on a broad range of legal matters. Specifically, he offers guidance to Federally Qualified Health Centers, other federal grantees, and several professional and trade associations on the 340B drug discount program, tax exemption, grants law, and fraud matters. [Full Bio]
Carrie Riley is a Partner in the health law, non-profit and corporate law, and federal grants law practice groups. She counsels a wide variety of health care clients, including Title X grantees and subrecipeints, and other private and public health care providers, on contracting, regulatory compliance, fraud and abuse, and reimbursement matters. Carrie also provides counsel on transactional matters, including formation and agreements for multi-provider affiliations/joint ventures, general contracting, and residency training arrangements. [Full Bio]
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