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Frequently Asked Questions About ACHE Credentialing
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2017 ACHECF Officers

Chapter President

Rick Smith, FACHE
Chief Operating Officer
Orlando Health - Health Central

rick.smith@healthcentral.org

Chapter Vice-President

Fran DiFede
Program Director of Wound Care & Hyperbaric Medicine
Director of Diabetes Education 
Orlando Health-Health Central Hospital

fran.difede@healthcentral.org

Chapter Treasurer

Kelley Lamb
Florida Hospital

kelley.lamb@flhosp.org

Chapter Secretary

Frank Fiorito
Project Manager, CVI Bundled Payments
Florida Hospital

frank.fiorito@flhosp.org

Regent - Eastern Florida

Donald G. Henderson, FACHE
CEO of Central Florida Health 

donhenderson@cfhalliance.org


Directors

Membership Chairperson

Marko Grguric
Manager, Application Services
Orlando Health
Health Central Hospital

Marko.Grguric@orlandohealth.com

Membership Chairperson-Elect

Kim Kapes
Florida Hospital

Kimberly.Kapes@flhosp.org

Programs Chairperson

Donny Abraham, RN, FACHE
System, Admin Director Ambulatory
Central Florida Health

dabraham@centflhealth.org
 

Programs Chairperson-Elect

Victor J. Rosenbaum, MHA, FACHE
Director, of Business Development Ambulatory Services
Orlando Health

vjrosenbaum@yahoo.com 

Communications Chairperson 

Justina Oldehoff
Assistant Director
Florida Hospital

justina.oldehoff@flhosp.org
 

Communications Chairperson-Elect

Matthee Abbene
Florida Hospital

matthew.abbene@flhosp.org

Sponsorship Chairperson

Nathaniel Torres
Director, Strategic Accounts
Johnson & Johnson Health Care Systems Inc.

ntorres10@its.jnc.com 

Sponsorship Chairperson-Elect

Open Position

LPC Chairperson

Courtney Holcomb, MSH, LSSGB
Performance Improvement Project Manager
Florida Hospital Waterman

Courtney.Holcomb@ahss.org

LPC Chairperson-Elect

Chad Ballard
Bussiness Development Director
Brookdale

cballard3@brookdale.com

 

Diversity and Inclusion Chairperson

Maya Jaskot
Senior Client Director
GE Healthcare

Maya.Jaskot@ge.com

Senior Executive Advisor

Frank Faust
Administrative Director of Marketing
Central Florida Health

ffaust@centflhealth.org
 

Higher Education Chair

P. Shannon Elswick, FACHE
Lecturer and Executive in Residence
Health Management and Informatics, UCF College of Health and Public Affairs

powell.elswick@ucf.edu

Student Representative

Sara Yepes
Senior Fiscal Assistant & MSHSA Candidate  
University of Central Florida

sarayepes@knights.ucf.edu
 

Chapter Coordinator
Beth Rodriguez

info@achecf.org

 

 


Frequently Asked Questions About ACHE Credentialing

 

FACHE

Complete ALL of the FACHE requirements to Advance


Become a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE) and earn the distinction of board certification in healthcare management!

Start the process by meeting the following application requirements. You must complete all application requirements including a $250 application fee in order to be eligible to sit for the Board of Governors Exam.


Be a current member of ACHE and have three (3) years of tenure. Tenure may be accumulated as an ACHE Member, Faculty Associate, or International Associate. (Student Associates are not eligible for tenure).

Hold a Master's or other post-baccalaureate degree. (A copy of your diploma or final conferred transcript is required.)

Hold an executive-level healthcare management position and have a minimum of five (5) years of executive-level healthcare management experience. (A copy of your current job description, organizational chart, and resume is required.)How does ACHE define an executive-level healthcare management position?

Submit two (2) references: One (1) in the form of a structured interview with a current Fellow; One (1) written reference from a senior-level executive (VP or higher) in your organization OR a second Fellow.

Demonstrate 36 hours of healthcare-related continuing education (CE) within the last three (3) years of submitting an application. (12 hours must be ACHE Face-to-Face Education and the remaining 24 hours can be ACHE Qualified Education or ACHE Face-to-Face Education).

Participation in two (2) healthcare-related activities and two (2) community/civic activities during the past three (3) year period. What are examples of two healthcare-related and two community/civic activities?

 

Apply for Board Certification 

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