American College of Healthcare Executives
Your Chapter's Quarterly Newsletter Summer 2009
In This Issue

Summer THEF Educational Meeting, August 18th
Message from the Regent - Summer 2009
BOG Exam - Advancement Seminar Offered
THEF Made History In May
2009-2010 THEF Scholarship Winners
Spring Quarter ePoll Results
National News - Summer 2009
ACHE Hits The Social Networking Scene!
Recognize Prejudgments That Can Cloud Your Decisions
Turn Arguments into Positive Encounters
Ensure delivery of Chapter E-newsletter (Disclaimer)


Excluding Finance, what key area is your institution focusing at this time?

Staffing shortages
Patient safety
Government mandates
Patient satisfaction


THEF Website
ACHE Job Bank

Chapter Officers


Robert E. Byrd, FACHE
Alamance Regional Medical Center


Christine L. Sternjacob
Novant Health – Triad Region


Paul A. Jeffrey
Wesley Long Community Hospital – Moses Cone Health System


Pamela M. Sinclair, FACHE
High Point Regional Health System

Samuel B. Seifert
Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center
Summer THEF Educational Meeting, August 18th
The Healthcare Organization's Role in Formulating Public Policy

Hello Fellow THEF Members and Friends,
Please mark you calendars for the next program/meeting of the Triad Healthcare Executive Forum as follows:

Tuesday, August 18, 2009
5:30 to 6:00 pm - Networking and Refreshments
6:00 to 7:30 p.m.  - Program (*see below)
7:30 - Short Business Meeting
Wesley Long Community Hospital - Education Center
Registration Fee for Non-ACHE Affiliates Only:  $15 (at door)

*Panel Discussion - "The Healthcare Organization's Role in Formulating Public Policy"

Featuring a distinguished panel that will include:

Lanier M. Cansler, Secretary of the NC Department of Health and Human Services
R. Timothy Rice, FACHE, President and CEO of the Moses Cone Health System
Maureen Demarest Murray, Esq., Partner with Smith Moore Leatherwood LLP
Moderator:  Linwood Jones, General Counsel, North Carolina Hospital Association

This program has been developed and is presented locally by the Triad Healthcare Executive Forum.  The American College of Healthcare Executives has awarded 1.5 Category I (ACHE education) credit hours to this program.

Please see the attached for more information and directions.



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