American College of Healthcare Executives
Fall 2011 Volume 4 (3)
In This Issue

Message From The STC ACHE President
Message from the Regent - Texas Central & South
Healthcare Leadership: Thoughts From My Foxhole
Member and Community Leadership
Mission Trail Baptist Hospital – Built on 108 Years of Trust
ACHE: For Leaders Who Care…..But Do They?
Home Health Referral Physician Marketing
Report Examines Lower Body Blast Injuries
Mall Sets Sights on South Texas Healthcare Clinics
ACHE Continuing Education At Your Convience
Request for Hot Topic eNewletter Articles
Ensure delivery of Chapter E-newsletter (Disclaimer)


ePoll

Texas ranks 47th of 50 states in supply of primary care doctors. Do you think nurse practitioners (NPs) could provide the growing gap as primary care providers?

Yes
No
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Links

South Texas Chapter Website
American College of Healthcare Executives
Texas Hospital Association
San Antonio Metropolitan Health District
Tricare Regional Office South TROS
Humana Military Healthcare Service Tricare South
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
Integrative Center for Homeland Security
South Texas Regional Advisory Council for Trauma
National Cancer Institute
U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs


Chapter Officers

Immediate Past President
Jeanette R. Skinner, RN, MBA, FACHE
Greater St Louis Area
jeanetteskinner@yahoo.com

President
Karla Krueger-Strawn, MHA
San Antonio, TX
karla.krueger@va.gov

Vice President
Walt Dannenberg, MHA/MBA
San Antonio, TX
walt.dannenberg2@va.gov

Treasurer
Charles Scott Hughes, MHA/MBA, FACHE
San Antonio, TX
charles.hughes@us.af.mil

Secretary
Gennell Kidder, MHA
San Antonio, TX
gennellkidder@yahoo.com
ACHE Continuing Education At Your Convience

The American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), Health Administration Press has release two new Self-Study continuing education courses.

Accelerating Leadership Development in Yourself and Your Organization by Andrew N. Garman

  • Exercises to assess talent and plan for development needs
  • How motivation, skills and priorities change over time within jobs, careers and life stages
  • Why self-care and personal growth are so important to leadership effectiveness

Leadership During Challenging Times: Essential Values and Skills by Carson F. Dye

  • Understand leadership theory, including the contingency theory and its applications in the current healthcare climate
  • Evaluate your leadership skills and identify areas of improvement
  • Connect the theory with the practice of these skills within your organization.

For each course you complete by December 312,2011, you will obtain 6 hours of Category 1 credit to apply towards earning or re-certifying the FACHE credential.

Information on these or other Self-Study courses from Health Administration Press can be found at <ache.org/selfstudy>. To order by phone, call (310) 362-6905.

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October 28, 2011

STC-ACHE Fall Educational Program

Video Conference Satellite Series 

  • Audie L. Murphy Memorial Veterans Hospital, San Antonio, TX

  • Corpus Christi VA Outpatient Clinic, Corpus Christi, TX

  • South Texas VA Health Care Center at Harlingen, Harlingen, TX

  • McAllen Va Outpatient Clinic, McAllen, TX

  • Universidat de Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico
        



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