Event Format



Thu, Apr 28, 2022, 01:00 PM – Thu, Apr 28, 2022, 02:00 PM



Event Host

Contact Information

Sean Barry


Watch the webinar on YouTube.

April 28, 2022, 1-2 p.m. CT
April 28, 2022, 2-3 p.m. ET

This webinar, hosted by the American Hospital Association, will feature a conversation among rural hospital executives and board leaders to explore key topics their organizations face in caring for patients during the pandemic. Panelists will discuss how boards can work with all levels within their communities to build vaccine confidence and build trust in the safety and efficacy of the COVID-19 vaccine for their families and communities.


  • Michael Charlton, Board Chairman, AtlantiCare Health System (SE New Jersey); President and Chief Executive Officer, Icon Hospitality
  • Betty Greer, Board Chair, Kearny County Hospital, Lakin, KS
  • Ruby Kirby, RN, CEO, Bolivar and Camden Hospitals, Western Tennessee Healthcare
  • Sue Ellen Wagner, Vice President of Trustee Service, American Hospital Association
  • John Supplitt, Sr. Director Field Engagement, American Hospital Association
  • Moderator: Sean Barry, Sr. Associate Director, Media Relations, AHA