37th MidYear Conference
MidYear Keynote Speaker
Dr. Hess is the Founder & CEO of the Forum for Shared Governance and Webmaster for www.sharedgovernance.org.He is the author of the only instruments for measuring governance in healthcare organizations, used globally in 300 healthcare systems, and translated into 10 languages, and coauthor of a new instrument, Council Health, which measures shared governance councils’ effectiveness. Dr Hess is the former Executive Vice President, Chief Clinical Executive, for OnCourse Learning, Healthcare, which publishes Nurse.com (formerly Nursing Spectrum and Nurseweek) and Continuingeducation.com, where he led the largest CE content team for nurses and 23 other healthcare professions. He was the career blogger for Nurse.com and is currently Founder and Webmaster Career Whisperer.org.