|In This Issue|
Coral Andrews, FACHE
Martha Smith, FACHE
CHAIR, GUAM LOCAL PROGRAM COUNCIL
LCDR Daren Verhulst, FACHE
Steve Robertson, FACHE
Art Gladstone, FACHE
LTC Tanya Peacock, FACHE
CDR Robert Rawleigh, FACHE
Lance Segawa, FACHE
IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
Jen Chahanovich, FACHE
|Message from your ACHE Regent, Winter 2013|
Planning for the 2014 ACHE Congress on Healthcare LeadershipSAVE THE DATE
March 24–27, 2014
Hyatt Regency Chicago
Registration is now open.
Tuition waiver assistance:
To reduce the barriers to ACHE educational programming for ACHE members experiencing economic hardship, ACHE has established the Tuition Waiver Assistance Program.
ACHE makes available a limited number of tuition waivers to ACHE Members and Fellows whose organizations lack the resources to fund their tuition for education programs. Membersand Fellows in career transition are also encouraged to apply. Tuition waivers are based on financial need and are available for the following ACHE education programs:
- Congress on Healthcare Leadership— Applications for the 2014 Congress waivers will be accepted starting Nov. 13, 2013.
- Cluster Seminars
- Self-Study Programs
- Online Seminars
- Online Tutorial (preparation for the Board of Governors Exam)
- ACHE Board of Governors Exam Review Course
All requests are due no earlier than 16 weeks and no later than eight weeks before the program date, except for ACHE self-study courses, which have quarterly application deadlines.
Incomplete applications and applications received after the deadline will not be considered. Recipients will be notified of the waiver review panel’s decision not less than six weeks before the program date. For ACHE self-study courses, applicants will be notified three weeks after the quarterly application deadline.
For additional information, visit ache.org/Tuitionwaiver.
Coral Andrews, FACHE
Regent for Hawaii/Pacific
|Save the Date|
Lunch and Learn Event (Guam Local Program Council)
Proa Restaurant in Hagatna
December 18, 2013, time TBD
(Contact LCDR Daren Verhust for precise timing)
ACHE Qualified Education Program (1.5 face-to-face credits)
Location: Kapi'olani Auditorium
February 6, 2014, 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Come join us for what is a very pertinent topic in the health care industry! With the global focus on health care quality, it will be increasingly important for organizations to consider structured management frameworks to achieve operational excellence. Come participate and learn best practices for leveraging Lean and Six Sigma concepts to enhance healthcare operations!