2019-20 Eligible LC: Strategy Map Development

Event Details
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
12:00pm CST
National Rural Health Resource Center (The Center)

The Learning Collaborative (LC) for SRHT Eligible Hospitals consists of four webinars from January 2020-April 2020. Leadership teams of selected hospitals should reserve the following dates and prepare to participate in the activities.

  • Eligible LC1: January 22, 2020
  • Eligible LC2: February 26, 2020
  • Eligible LC3: March 25, 2020
  • Eligible LC4: April 29, 2020

Key objectives for the 2nd LC session:

  • Prepare teams to finalize their Strategy Maps
  • Provide teams with a greater understanding of system approach to planning and successes to operationalizing key transition strategies
  • Prepare teams to initiate BSC development


  • Introductions and hospital roll call 
  • Importance of demonstrating the value of the hospital 
  • Tailor your Strategy Map to demonstrate value
  • Overview of Performance Excellence Framework
  • Operationalizing key transition strategies
  • Use Strategy Map to executive and implement strategic plan

Preparation for LC3: 

  • Before the next LC, hospitals should:
    • Review the Rural Hospital Transition To Value Strategy Check List to ensure key strategies are considered. Refer to the Summit Guide pages 14 – 15.
    • Consider at least one key strategy per Performance Excellence (PE) Blueprint category to ensure that the planning process represents a systematic approach. Refer to page 16 in the Summit Guide.
  • To prepare for BSC development, hospital teams should:

    • Download the Balanced Scorecard Template and follow the outline in the Summit Guide on pages 21 - 22 to initiate development
    • Review the BSC example in the Summit Guide (refer to pages 24 – 39)
    • Be prepared to discuss in LC3: Name what you think are the top four strategic themes that your hospital could use to link your mission to your strategic plan.
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