Hawai'i-Pacific Chapter
A quarterly e-newsletter for the Hawai'i Pacific Chapter of ACHE Spring 2016 Edition
In This Issue
Message from your ACHE Regent, Spring 2016
Message from the Chapter President, Spring 2016
Articles of Interest
Educating Clinicians About the Business of Healthcare
An Update on Antimicrobial Stewardship Programs in Hawai‘i Hospitals
The Gift of Hope - Lessons Learned Through Medical Missions
Calendars
Calendar of Events for Spring 2016
Education Calendar for Spring 2016
Committees and Events
Message from the Guam Local Program Council
Leaders Who Care: Meet Your New Chapter Board Members!
Diversity Programs: Effectiveness through Transparency and Accountability
News from the Education Committee
Membership: New Fellows, Members, and Recertified Fellows
Spring 2016 Financial Report
Career and Leadership
Career Corner
ACHE National News - Spring 2016
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Clinical Topics including Quality and Trends
CHAPTER OFFICERS
 

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


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

PRESIDENT-ELECT
Nick Hughey, FACHE
nhughey@wcchc.com

CHAIR, GUAM LOCAL PROGRAM COUNCIL
Chuck Tanner, FACHE
chuck.tanner88@gmail.com

TREASURER
Selma Yamamoto
syamamoto@queens.org 


SECRETARY
Nancy Wilson
nancy.wilson@palimomi.org

DIRECTORS
Micah Ewing
micah.ewing@kapiolani.org

Maj Charlotte Hildebrand, FACHE
clhildebrand@hotmail.com

Suzie So-Miyahira
suzie.so-miyahira@kapiolani.org

Stefan Fedusiv
ideasovercoffee@gmail.com

Tamara Pappas
tpappas@Queens.Org

Bobbie Ornellas, FACHE
bornellas001@hawaii.rr.com


STUDENT REPRESENTATIVE
Emiline Buhler
emiline.buhler@kapiolani.org

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT
Gidget Ruscetta, FACHE
gidget.ruscetta@palimomi.org

 

Committees and Events
Leaders Who Care: Meet Your New Chapter Board Members!
Micah Ewing

Greetings and welcome to 2016!

This past December, the Hawai'i - Pacific Chapter of ACHE held elections for Officers and Directors.  Additionally, a new board member orientation was hosted by Art Gladstone and Nicholas Hughey on Tuesday, February 2 and was a great opportunity for board members to become acuainted with chapter policies, position responsibilities, and goals for the upcoming year.   


Meet our new incoming board members (L to R):  Directors Suzie So-Miyahira and Stefan Fedusiv;
Secretary, Nancy Wilson 

Accepting the exciting challenges in healthcare leadership, we look forward to the remainder of the year and have already began the process of incorporating new ideas towards the goal of providing our chapter membership with rich educational, networking, and career resources on the path of developing healthcare leadership. 

Below are the election results released in January.  Please congratulate and welcome new and returning members of the board!  

Chapter President -  Art Gladstone

 

President Elect – Nick Hughey

 

Secretary- Nancy Wilson

 

Student Representative- Emiline Buhler

 

Directors -     Micah Ewing

 

                        Major Charlotte Hildebrand

 

                        Suzie So-Miyahira

 

                         Stefan Fedusiv

 

                        Tamara Pappas

 
                       
Bobbie Ornellas 

Please know that your involvement and engagement in the chapter is important; as a result, your feedback on how we can better serve you through any of our resources is important--be it the newsletter, website, or our events.  We look forward to meeting you in person at our Spring Social on May 10!   

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HFMA Panel Discussion

The Hawai'i Chapter of Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) hosts their annual 2016 conference, April 21-22.  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

As a bonus, you may be able to receive additional qualified education credits by attending the other conference sessions!  Please inquire with Education Chair, Angel Vargas for more information. 

Spring Social Mixer

Date:  May 10, 2016

Place:  Hasr Bistro
          31 N. Pauahi Street , Honolulu

6:00 PM-6:30 PM – Information presentation on ACHE and Membership Benefits (for prospective members)
6:30 PM – 8:30 PM social mixer (Heavy Pupus)  (Open to all members)


 


 

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