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08/22/2012

Do you see yourself as a leader? Call to Commitment 2013 is your chance to take the next step!

Do YOU see yourself as a leader? call to commitment 2013 is your chance to take the next step!

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CALL TO COMMITMENT 2013

NOW IS THE TIME TO BE MORE INVOLVED IN YOUR STATE ORGANIZATION


This Call to Commitment serves as the official call for nominations of candidates for the Midwest Care Alliance Board of Directors. 

We are actively seeking nominees with Home Care, Hospice or Palliative Care experience to help advocate for the industries you serve so well.  With changes occurring in the industry, making certain your voice is heard is more important than ever.  

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Who Should Run?
Those individuals looking to enhance their leadership skills and influence industry direction at the state level should consider running for the Board. 

Individuals with MCA committee experience are encouraged to apply.  We are looking for those with expertise in areas such as law, finance, development, marketing, medicine, aging and end-of-life issues.

Do you have a desire to assist in organizational development?
Do you want to network with other state leaders?
Can you provide leadership moving the organization into the future?

Before making nominations, please review the information below, which outlines the functions, duties, and responsibilities of sitting on the Midwest Care Alliance Board of Directors.
Board Functions 
Board Duties and Responsibilities

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What seats are open? 
For 2013, there will be a total of 7 Board positions to be filled:
  • One (1), 3-year home care seat
  • Two (1), 1-yearhome care seats;
  • Two (2), 3-year palliative care seats;
  • Two (2), 3-year hospice seats
Note: Terms of service will begin January 1, 2013

MCA Board Member, Kim Vesey, has reached her term limit and is not eligible for re-election. We sincerely thank Kim for her years of service and commitment to our organization.
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What do I need to do to be considered?

To be placed on the ballot, nominees must:
  • Provide two (2) letters of recommendation
  • Submit an updated resume`
  • Submit a one (1) paragraph biography that describes him/her and what he/she would bring to the board. The biography will be used on the ballot sent to the voting members.
  • All information should be sent to Member Services Director, Jennifer Taylor,Jennifer.taylor@midwestcarealliance.orgno later than Thursday, September 20, 2012
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Who votes for the Board of Directors?
Once the nominees are determined, the ballot is sent to the Executive Director of each provider member agency via email to make their selection.
If you have any questions about the 2013 Call to Commitment, please call Jennifer Taylor directly at 614-545-9028.
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DEADLINE FOR NOMINATIONS:  09/20/2012 
BALLOTS EMAILED:   10/05/2012
BALLOTS DUE TO MIDWESTCARE ALLIANCE:  10/19/2012