Hawaii - Pacific Chapter of ACHE - Summer 2015 Issue  (Plain Text Version)

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In this issue:
•  Message from your ACHE Regent, Summer 2015
•  Message from the Chapter President
•  Guam Local Program Council
•  Recent Chapter Events
•  News from the Education Committee
•  Membership: New Fellows, Members, and Recertified Fellows
•  Summer 2015 Calendar of Events
•  Summer 2015 Education Calendar
•  Summer 2015 Financial Report
•  ACHE Diversity Internship Available
•  MERS: An Emerging Pathogen?
•  National News - Summer 2015
•  12 Things Successful Leaders Never Tolerate
•  Employee Engagement During Conference Calls
•  Many thanks to our Sponsors!
•  Ensure delivery of Chapter E-newsletter (Disclaimer)


News from the Education Committee

MAJ Clint Cobb

Educational opportunities are local and national and include online webinar and seminar options.

Education Committee Updates 

As the new chair of the Education Committee, we welcome new members to the education committee, which include: Dr. Elisa Hagen, Mr. Hilario Delgado, CPT Jeremiah Jones, CPT John Wolf, and Mrs. Leann Floom. Many of these individuals have been instrumental in the successful coordination of the upcoming annual breakfast. I look forward to working with them on other upcoming events. We extend a warm welcome and invitation to other Chapter members who are interested in supporting the Education Team!

Pictured Left to Right:  MAJ Clint Cobb, incoming Hawaii Pacific Chapter of ACHE
Education Committee Chair with fellow Army ACHE members.

Upcoming Hawaii Pacific Chapter of ACHE Dates and Events

12 Jul 15 - VTC with ACHE in Guam, 1100-1200 HST.  Ms. Christine Candio will conduct a VTC with colleagues in Guam. 

13 Jul 15 - ACHE Breakfast at Hawaiian Prince Hotel, 0700-0800 HST.  Ms. Christine M. Candio, RN, FACHE, President & Chief Executive Officer at St. Luke's Hospital/ MO (ACHE Immediate Past Chairman, 2015 - 2016) will present "Leading Through an Evolving Healthcare Landscape: ACHE Update" to attendees. Sign in/seating will begin 0630 HST. ACHE members will receive 1.0 Qualified education credits. 

Save the Dates
8-9 Oct 15 -  Two-day on-site location training worth 12 Face to Face credits. Maximum capacity will be 40 persons. 

5-6 Nov 15 - American Organization of Nurse Executives (AONE) Co-Sponsored event. Will be qualified education credit for members of AONE and ACHE. 

Other Educational Opportunities

Keep in mind the many diverse ways to maintain credentialing requirements and sharpen leadership skills:

  • ACHE Clusters are being held in Seattle, Alaska, and San Diego during this quarter.  Please see more information at www.ache.org.
  • Webinars and Online Seminars are available for earning ACHE Qualified education credits.  
  • If you are interested in obtaining Fellow status, the next Board of Governors Exam Review Course is 28-30 Oct 15 in Atlanta.