The board of directors oversees operations, works with management to establish overall strategic direction for the organization and ensures appropriate community consultation. The board also regularly reviews the organization's long-term plans, significant issues affecting the organization and evaluates results.
Board members are appointed for two-year terms by the provincial government's Crown Agencies and Board Resourcing Office.
The following documents define how the board conducts its business and defines its governance rules and practices. It includes a Code of Conduct for Directors, VCH By Laws and Terms of Reference for the Board, the Chair, the CEO and Board Committees.