Chapter Quarterly Newsletter Fall 2015
In This Issue
ACHE of Iowa President Message
Fall Update
ACHE of Iowa Regent Message
Message from Your ACHE Regent - Fall 2015
Board of Governors Exam
Take Your Career to the Next Level
Other News
National News Q3 2015
Checking In With Employees
Communicating Change
Introducing CareerEDGE
Newsletter Tools
Search Past Issues
Print-Friendly Article
Print-Friendly Issue
Forward to a Friend
Links
•  Add these links to your favorites!

 

ACHE of Iowa Home Page

ACHE Home Page

ACHE Job Center

ACHE Career Resource Center

Chapter Officers

ACHE Regent

David A. Stark, FACHE

(515) 241-6670

david.stark@unitypoint.org

 

Immediate Past President

Ann York, PhD, FACHE

(515) 271-1704

ann.york@dmu.edu

 

President

Kevin Kincaid, FACHE

(641) 842-2151

kkincaid@knoxvillehospital.org 

 

President Elect

Michelle Niermann, FACHE

(319) 369-8873

michelle.niermann@unitypoint.org 

 

Treasurer

Tom Mulrooney, FACHE

(515) 241-4027

mulrootp@ihs.org

 

Secretary

Tim Ahlers, FACHE

(515) 382-7701

tim.ahlers@storymedical.org

 

 

ACHE of Iowa Board Members

James Atty, FACHE 

Eric Briesmeister, FACHE

Dave Hickman, FACH

Beth Jaggers

Mikki Stier, FACHE

Penni Upah, IHA Liason

Tom Vaughn, PhD 

 

ACHE Representative

Tammy G. Dillard-Steels, CAE 

(312) 424-9328
tdillard-steels@ache.org 


Board of Governors Exam
Take Your Career to the Next Level

Maximize your professional potential by earning the premier credential in healthcare management. When you become board certified in healthcare management as an ACHE Fellow (FACHE®), you'll have the knowledge, skills and confidence to succeed. Don't just take our word for it—see what these Fellows have to say about advancement:

“It's incumbent upon leaders to promote to those we mentor a personal commitment to lifelong learning and ongoing professional development. Achieving and maintaining Fellow status keeps us current with the challenges ahead and sets an example for our healthcare leaders of tomorrow.”

—Polly Davenport, RN, FACHE
CEO, Ochsner Health System–North Shore Region, Slidell, La.

“Board certification in healthcare management helped me to integrate my graduate studies with my work experience in order to become a more focused and disciplined leader. The FACHE designation is a highly regarded credential that speaks volumes about an executive's competence, commitment and personal values.”

—Jeffrey A. Flaks, FACHE
Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
Hartford (Conn.) HealthCare

Earn continuing education credits toward advancement by attending any upcoming ACHE of Iowa event.

Previous Article
Next Article
Upcoming Events
Mark your calendar:

 

Event    

Date 

Location 

IHA Annual Meeting

October 6-8

Veterans Memorial Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center, Des Moines

IHA Annual Meeting, ACHE of Iowa Annual Breakfast 

October 7, 7:00 - 8:30 a.m.

Veterans Memorial Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center, Des Moines

IHA Annual Meeting, Education Breakout Session, "Redesign and Operationalize Your Medical Staff for Health Reform" (approved for 3.0 ACHE Face-to-Face Education Credits)

October 7, 12:30 - 4:00 p.m.

Veterans Memorial Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center, Des Moines

IHA Annual Meeting, ACHE of Iowa Advancement Informational Session

October 8, 7:00 - 8:15 a.m.

Veterans Memorial Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center, Des Moines

*Proposed Events

For more information on how to register, please visit the ACHE of Iowa Website