View Web Version | Text Only Version | Mobile Friendly Version
Hawai'i-Pacific Chapter
A quarterly e-newsletter for the Hawai'i Pacific Chapter of ACHE Winter 2015 Newsletter
In This Issue
Message from your ACHE Regent, Winter 2015
Message from the Chapter President
Recent Chapter Events
AONE Conference, 2015: Leadership in Action
News from the Education Committee
Membership: New Fellows, Members, and Recertified Fellows
Calendar of Events for Winter 2015
Education Calendar for Winter 2015
Winter 2015 Financial Report
National News - Winter 2015
News from Guam ACHE
Joint Commission Accreditation Process Updates for 2016
Leveraging Electronic Health Records to Promote Population Health
Humanitarian Medicine and the Lesson of Sustainability
Career Development
Ensure delivery of Chapter E-newsletter (Disclaimer)
Many thanks to our Sponsors!
Newsletter Tools
Search Past Issues
Print-Friendly Issue
Forward to a Friend
Poll
Which healthcare issue do you feel is most important to address in 2016?

Click here to take the poll.

CHAPTER OFFICERS

 

REGENT
Jen Chahanovich, FACHE
jen.chahanovich@palimomi.org


PRESIDENT
Gidget Ruscetta, FACHE
gidget.ruscetta@kapiolani.org


PRESIDENT-ELECT
Art Gladstone, FACHE
art.gladstone@straub.net

CHAIR, GUAM LOCAL PROGRAM COUNCIL
LT Joseph Fromknecht

joseph.fromknecht@med.navy.mil


TREASURER
Selma Yamamoto
syamamoto@queens.org 


SECRETARY
Natalie Pagoria
npagoria@hawaiihie.org


DIRECTORS
Art Gladstone, FACHE
Art.Gladstone@straub.net

Micah Ewing
micah.ewing@hawaiipacifichealth.org    


MAJ Charlotte Hildebrand, FACHE
charlotte.l.hildebrand.mil@mail.mil


Lt. John Piccone
john.piconne@med.navy.mil  


Nick Hughey
nhughey@hhsc.org  


Jennifer Dacumos
Jennifer.Dacumos@palimomi.org   
 


STUDENT REPRESENTATIVE
Stella Laroza
stella.laroza@straub.net  

 

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
Darlena Chadwick, FACHE
dchadwick@queens.org

 

Message from your ACHE Regent, Winter 2015
Jen Chahanovich, FACHE

The ACHE and your local Chapter offer many options to help you advance to Fellow including the interactive learning platform and tuition waiver assistance program.   Read more

Save the Date

2016 Congress on Healthcare Leadership: 

Date: March 14-17, 2016
Place: Hyatt Regency, Chicago, Illinois.

 

HFMA Panel Discussion (1 Education Credit)

The Hawai'i Chapter of Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) hosts their annual 2016 conference. Dr. Kenric Murayama will host a panel discussion entitled, "Engaging Physician Leaders: The 'What's In It For Me (WIIFM)?' Problem.

Date:
April 21, 2016, 2:00PM
Place
: Ala Moana Hotel

 

 

Message from the Chapter President
Gidget Ruscetta, BSN, MBA, FACHE

I want to thank our Board, our Members and Sponsors for a great year! As I send this final message of my year as your president, I am reminded of our chapters mission, “To advance healthcare management excellence through education and networking services that meet or exceed the  expectations of our members.” This mission was supported by a number of efforts this year. Read more

Recent Chapter Events
Micah Ewing

The Hawaii Pacific Chapter of ACHE held an educational conference located at the Queen's Conferencing Center on October 7 and 8.   Read more

AONE Conference, 2015: Leadership in Action
Micah Ewing
For the first time, the Hawai'i-Pacific Chapter of ACHE and the Hawai'i Chapter of the American Organization of Nurse Executives (AONE) partnered together on the 2015 AONE Leadership Conference.. Read more
News from the Education Committee
MAJ Clint Cobb

The Hawai'i Pacific Chapter's Education Committee worked tirelessly to coordinate an educational event for members requiring Face-to-Face credits for Fellow status. Read more

Membership: New Fellows, Members, and Recertified Fellows
Nick Hughey, RN, MBA

Our efforts in recruiting and providing educational programs toward credentialing are making a difference. We are continuing to have great membership growth through our fourth quarter.  

 Read more
Calendar of Events for Winter 2015
Tamara Pappas

The Winter 2015 Calendar of Events for ACHE, Hawaii Chapter. Read more

Education Calendar for Winter 2015
Tamara Pappas

Winter 2015 Education Calendar. Take advantage of numerous educational opportunities! Read more

Winter 2015 Financial Report
Selma Yamamoto
 Read more
National News - Winter 2015
Micah Ewing

The Winter 2015 National News from ACHE.org.   Read more

News from Guam ACHE
LCDR Joseph M. Fromknecht
We are looking for nominees for next year's board members. Read more
Joint Commission Accreditation Process Updates for 2016
Richard Giardina RN, MPH, CIC, FACHE

Even if it is not your survey year, we all should be aware of what the Joint Commission (TJC) expects from our facilities during their visit. Annually, expert consultants from Joint Commission Resources travel to Hawai‘i to provide the latest revisions to the Hospital Accreditation Standards (HAC) and anecdotes from surveys to help have a successful survey at our facilities. Here are the major points discussed during the TJC session for 2016:  Read more

Related News Related News
Leveraging Electronic Health Records to Promote Population Health
Emiline Buhler

In response to the 2010 Affordable Care Act, financial reimbursement for clinical intervention is increasingly shifting from volume (how many patients were treated) to value (how was the quality of care provided).  In order for healthcare systems to thrive under this model, administrators must identify new strategies to improve population health by preventing and managing chronic diseases outside of the hospital setting. Read more

Humanitarian Medicine and the Lesson of Sustainability
Stefan Fedusiv, RN

Humanitarian medicine is one of the most challenging, rewarding, and enlightening experiences a medical professional can have.

 Read more

Career Development
Richard Giardina, RN, MPH, CIC, FACHE
We are happy to provide a link to the new Career Edge link to the ACHE career development resources. We hope that you will find this helpful in the development of your career at any level.   Read more
Ensure delivery of Chapter E-newsletter (Disclaimer)
 Read more
Many thanks to our Sponsors!
 Read more
This e-mail was sent from the American College of Healthcare Executives, 1 North Franklin Street, Suite 1700, Chicago, IL  60606-3529

This email was sent by the American College of Healthcare Executives on behalf of the ACHE chapter in your area. If you would prefer not
to receive any chapter newsletters via email, please send a message to 'chapters@ache.org' and enter "unsubscribe_chapter newsletters"
in the subject line. Please include your full name, mailing address, and member ID number (if known)