Provider of information services to the boards of directors, medical leaders and top management of non-profit hospitals in the United States. The company conducts research studies, tracks health-care industry trends, and showcases the best practices of health-care boards in the United States. It offers advisory services programs, including governance education workshops, issues and trends, board restructuring projects, facilitated board retreats, comprehensive board self-assessments, physician-hospital relations builders, and strategic planning sessions; as well as has a faculty and speaker directory for members who are looking for governance experts for board retreats, meeting facilitation, speaking engagements, and consultation. It provides healthcare trustees, physicians, and executives with an opportunity to gain knowledge and tools to respond to the issues faced by healthcare through its conferences. It produces newsletters, books, videos and related conferences for executives in the health-care industry, including hospitals and HMOs. In addition, it publishes material on healthcare governance, including booklets, reference books, and research studies. Further, it offers research studies, research polls, and conference surveys, as well as publishes conference proceedings, case studies, and round table proceedings.