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Policy for Revision of Bylaws, Medical Staff Rules and Regulations (1.24)

Policy for Revision of Bylaws, Medical Staff Rules and Regulations (1.24) - Policies, Administrative, UW Health Administrative, Administration

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Administrative (Non-Clinical) Policy
This administrative policy applies to the operations and staff of the University of Wisconsin Hospitals and
Clinics Authority (UWHCA) as integrated effective July 1, 2015, including the legacy operations and
staff of University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (UWHC) and University of Wisconsin Medical
Foundation (UWMF).
Policy Title: Policy for Revision of Bylaws, Medical Staff Rules & Regulations
Policy Number: 1.24
Effective Date: July 1, 2016
Chapter: Administration
Version: Revision
I. PURPOSE

To establish periodic review and approval of Bylaws and Rules and Regulations of the Medical Staff,
Bylaws of the University of Wisconsin Medical Foundation Inc. and the Bylaws of the UW Health Board
of Directors.

II. POLICY
A. The Medical Staff Bylaws and Rules and Regulations must be amended and reviewed in
accordance with their terms.
B. The Bylaws of the Board of Directors of University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics Authority
or the University of Wisconsin Medical Foundation, Inc. must be reviewed at least every two
years.
III. PROCEDURE

To request a revision to the Medical Staff Bylaws and Rules and Regulations, contact the Medical Staff
Affairs Office for assistance.

To request a revision to the Bylaws of the University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics Authority or the
University of Wisconsin Medical Foundation, Inc., contact the UW Health Director of Governance
Programs.

IV. COORDINATION

Sr. Management Sponsor: Chief Executive Officer
Author: Chief Legal Officer
Reviewer(s): Director, Medical Staff Affairs; Governance Program Director

Approval Committee: UW Health Administrative Policy and Procedures Committee

SIGNED BY

Ronald Sliwinski
President, University of Wisconsin Hospitals

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Chief of Clinical Operations
Revision Detail:

Previous revision: 072013
Next revision: 072019