In This Issue
Keith Lundquist, FACHE
Karl Hodges, FACHE
John Dailey, FACHE
Timothy P. Menton, FACHE
Kenneth Peach, FACHE
Sandra L. Randolph, FACHE
Hospital and Physician Alignment Issues and Strategies
John Dailey, FACHE
March Meeting: Panel Discusses Hospital and Physician Alignment
Members of the Central Florida ACHE chapter attended the March meeting to learn about developments related to hospital-physician integration. Read More
|May 28, 2009, 6:00-8:30 pm
"Care for the Uninsured and Underinsured"
Over 46 million Americans are without health insurance and many more are underinsured. This has a direct impact on healthcare executives in terms of cost and reimbursement, provision of charity care, state law and community collaboration and benefit. By hearing from hospital executives that have successfully implemented programs to care for the un/underinsured, in addition to local lawmakers that can speak to specific local regulations and policies, participants will get a better understanding of their obligations and opportunities in this important area.
ACHE Category I Credit (pending).
Where: Hilton Garden Inn by SeaWorld
- Becky Cherney - President/CEO of the Florida Health Care Coalition
- Wes Fischer - President of The Health Insurance Store
Lisa Duri - Director of Brevard Health
Stay tuned for registration details.
Message from the President - Spring 2009
Our Chapter has a New Name
Your Board Members voted at their April meeting to officially change the name of our chapter to: The American College of Healthcare Executives of Central Florida (ACHE of
Central Florida). An on-line poll of our members favored this change that will more predominantly feature the ACHE designation in the name. Read More
Message from the Regent - Spring 2009
Kevin DiLallo, FACHE
I recently had the privilege of visiting the FIU campus and met with the undergraduate and graduate students in Health Administration. Their views on healthcare and their passion are right on target. They are entering a time in our history where students will need to be multi-talented. Students need to be what we would call, “old school” and not look to hit the home run on the first game; they may need to get some base hits first. Read More
News and FYI
In case you missed these interesting articles and reports:
"Under the Microscope: Trends in Laboratory Medicine" (The Lewin Group) examines the laboratory market, reimbursement, standards, and technology.
Sam’s Club Markets Electronic Health Record Software
The ACHE welcomes new proposals for the 2010 Congress, to be held in Chicago March 22–25, 2010. Proposal submission deadline is May 11, 2009. Read More
Job Search Survival 2009
Undoubtedly, this is the toughest year on record to land a new job. Reaching your career goal will take courage and nerves of steel. Are you up to the challenge? Here are three tips for job-search endurance that will keep you on the right track toward your employment goal. Read More
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