In Nov 2006, Taddle Creek Family Health Team (FHT) incorporated as a not for profit organization, governed by a Board of Directors (BOD). From Nov 2006 until Nov 2018, TC FHT’s BOD consisted solely of physicians [all Family Health Organization (FHO) physicians]. On Nov 13, 2018, TC FHT’s BOD & membership approved new By-Laws to transition to a skills-based board in order to bring new skills, perspectives and competencies. Under the new By-laws, the BOD will consist of 9 voting Directors; at least 7 FHO Physician Directors and 1-2 Community Directors. Directors exercise their authority in compliance with applicable legislation, Letters Patent for the Corporation, approved By-laws, adopted governance policies and procedures and the body of common law applicable to Directors. The BOD is responsible for the governance and management of the Corporation’s affairs and for all things made in the Corporation’s name. More specifically the BOD’s responsibilities include the following functions:
The BOD have four committees:
Taddle Creek FHT’s Executive Director and Lead Physician reports to the BOD.