In This Issue
Messages from Chapter Leadership
Message from the Regent
Message from the Chapter President
Member Spotlight
Meet our New Physician Representative
Articles of Interest
Sales Representatives in Healthcare: Partnering to fill a need for Healthcare Organizations
Improved Communication Leads to Higher Patient Outcomes, Lower Readmission Rates
US Medical Students Choosing Primary Care Specialties in an Eight-Year Decline
The Hawaii-Pacific Chapter of ACHE Advocates for Diversity and Inclusion
Calendars and Recent Events
Annual Breakfast Highlidghts: A Pictorial
Calendar of Events
Calendar of Educational Events
News & Committee Updates
News from the Education Committee
News from the Guam Local Program Chapter
Student Corner
Membership Report: New Fellows, Members, and Recertified Fellows
ACHE Resources
ACHE National News
Career Corner
Ensure delivery of Chapter E-newsletter (Disclaimer)
Thank you to all our Sponsors
Membership Report: New Fellows, Members, and Recertified Fellows
Andrew Giles, MBA, CHESP, FACHE
Aloha Kakou!  
Our membership continues to grow, this is a testament to the value that this organization provides to our members. We are pleased to welcome the 9 new members who have joined our local chapter since June! I encourage you all to participate in our upcoming educational and social events, this is a great way to sharpen your skills and network with industry colleagues. Lastly, the new year is just around the corner, which also means elections will take place for board positions. If you are interested in getting involved with ACHE Hawaii-Pacific Chapter board, please reach out to me directly at
Please extend a warm aloha to our New Members!
Dale Glenn, MD
Robin Matsukawa, MD
Colby Takeda, MBA, MPH
HMCS Jose Delgado
Bradley Sakaguchi, MD
Irel Shishido
Emily Denson
Tracy Rodriguez
SFC Benjamin Heimstead
Thank you,
Andrew T. Giles, FACHE
Chair, Membership Committee 
President-elect, Hawai'i-Pacific Chapter of ACHE
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