Quarterly Newsletter of the Canadian Chapter of ACHE
Winter 2019
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Message from Your Board Chair
Message from Your ACHE Regent - Winter 2019
National News Q1
New & Noteworthy in Canadian Healthcare
ACHE Canada Member Spotlight: Alan Katz
Learning Corner
Join the ACHE Official Group on LinkedIn
General Information
How to 'Opt-in' to ensure delivery of Chapter E-newsletter
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2019 Chapter Officers

Frances Roesch, FACHE 

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Vice Chair

Todd Stepaniuk   

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Leslie Benecki, FACHE 

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Chair, Audit Committee

Guy Bourbonnière

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Chair, Communications 

Paula Neves, PhD

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Chair, Membership & Advancement

Todd Stepanuik   

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Chair, Programs

David Matear, FACHE

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Regent &

Chair, Nominations

Danielle Swerhone, FACHE

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New & Noteworthy in Canadian Healthcare

In this new feature of the quarterly newsletter, we highlight a diverse selection of new and noteworthy articles, reports, data and tools of interest to Canadian healthcare leaders. We welcome your feedback. If you have comments or suggestions, please email achecanada@achemail.net.


Recent Reports

Wait Times for Priority Procedures in Canada, CIHI, Mar 2019


Hospital Spending in Canada, CIHI, Feb 2019

Data, Tools & Resources

    Your Health System, CIHI

    Quick Stats, CIHI

    Health Reports, Statistics Canada


    Upcoming Releases / Events

    Canadian Institute for Health Information

    Longwoods Publishing


    Do you have a resource or publication that should be featured in future editions of New & Newsworthy? Please email your recommendations for future content to achecanada@achemail.net.

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    Oct 17, 2019 - Emerging Leaders Fall Summit-Adaptive Leadership: Collaboration not Competition, Detroit MI
    Join the Midwest Chapter of ACHE for its first ever emerging leader summit. Explore the impact of public and private sector changes influencing health and how leaders are using adaptive leadership to drive collaboration as a competitive advantage. Eligible for a 1.5 hour Face-to-Face Education Credit toward advancement or re-certification in the American College of Healthcare Executives.
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    The Health Care Management Association Central New York 2019 Fall Conference has an exciting line up of speakers and content. How to Drive Improvement in Patient Satisfaction Scores is designed to discuss initiatives and programming implemented in a community hospital setting to improve patient satisfaction. Early bird registration rate for ACHE Members ($200 USD) ends September 24.
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    Join us in Vancouver on Monday November 4, 2019, 1-3:30pm for the ACHE Canada session at the BC Health Leaders Conference. For more information visit www.canada.ache.org.
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    Join more than 4,000 health care leaders for the premier education and networking event of the year.
    To register or for other education options, visit www.canada.ache.org or www.ache.org/learning-center/education-and-events

    The Canadian Chapter of ACHE is an independent chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

    Vision: To be the professional association of choice for Canada's health leaders.

    Mission: To promote exceptional professional development through partnerships, networks and access to national and international resources enabling health care leadership excellence.