American College of Healthcare Executives
Summer 2011
In This Issue

President's Message
Message from the Regent
National News - Summer 2011
Take Small Steps to Improve Time Management
Build on Excitement
How to Ask for a Raise—and Get It!
2012 to 2014 Credentialing Changes
Ensure delivery of Chapter E-newsletter (Disclaimer)


Chapter Officers

President

Pamela M. Sinclair, FACHE - Advanced Home Care

President-Elect

Samuel B. Seifert - Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center

Secretary- Treasurer

Preston Hammock  - Alamance Regional Medical Center

Directors

Wendy P. Hicks - Forsythe Medical Center, Novant Health 

Johnny Veal - Lexington Memorial Hopsital

Immediate Past President 

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

2012 to 2014 Credentialing Changes

 

Throughout ACHE’s history the requirements for becoming board certified have evolved to ensure that the process of earning the FACHE credential and being recertified is rigorous, reflecting current trends and the significance of the credential as an indicator of professional development and commitment.

At its November 2010 meeting, the ACHE Board of Governors revised the requirements associated with earning the FACHE credential and for recertification to address the need for face-to-face education and to increase the required continuing education credits.

The changes, which also impact the definition of Category I (ACHE education) hours, will be fully implemented January 1, 2014. The detailed decision and rationale is contained in the attached document on the ACHE website: "Strengthening the Value of Fellowship: A Learning Community of Peers" and its companion document "Changes in FACHE Continuing Education Requirements: Q&A." These were written to communicate the Board’s decision. A Quick Reference Guide has also been created to communicate the changes.




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