Board of Governors’ exam review series (Jan 4 – Mar 1, 2019)

Become board certified and maximize your professional potential by earning the premier credential in healthcare management, the ACHE’s prestigious FACHE credential. Becoming board certified in healthcare management as an ACHE Fellow (FACHE) means you will have the knowledge, skills and confidence to succeed.

This is a 8 week series with a final capstone 1 day seminar (The class will be on March 1, 2019) to be held at Trinity University.

January 4th, 2019 Information Session. 8 week online review. This course is starting January 11 and will be on Fridays from 12-1 p.m. The course will be completed on March 1, 2019.

This informational session will walk you through the steps to become an ACHE fellow and to provide you with the details of an upcoming 8 week study course that will give you the knowledge base to become a fellow by the end of 2019. The 8 week course will begin the following January 4 information session on January 11, 2019 and continue for 8 consecutive weeks from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.

Participating in ACHE’s Exam Review Course is one of the best ways to gain the confidence and knowledge you need to successfully pass the Board of Governors Exam. Faculty experts provide in-depth information on the 10 key knowledge areas covered on the Exam in this one day program.

The all day review course at Trinity University (lunch included). The class will be on March 1. Just in time to take your test at the meeting in Chicago.

Please Note: Registration is a commitment to participate. The 8 week review session has a maximum of 35 slots.

NO REFUNDS WILL BE GRANTED

FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:

Dr. Brad Beauvais – bbeauvai@trinity.edu

REGISTER TODAY AT OUR EVENTBRITE SITE

CANCELLED– One-Day Board of Governors’ (BOG) Exam Review with David Tapia, FHMISS, FACHE

NOTE: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED AS OF SEPTEMBER 1, 2018.  THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS APOLOGIES FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE AND WE HOPE TO START THIS SERIES AGAIN IN THE WINTER. 

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This event follows the completion of the 10-week study course.  Signing up for this event alone without the 10-week study course is $75.  SEE OUR EVENTBRITE FOR REGISTRATION.

Dave Tapia’s class all day review course will be held at The University of the Incarnate Word (lunch included) on November 16.

David is a highly accomplished Senior Executive, Entrepreneur, Educator, Consultant, and Board Member with 15 years of success in healthcare tech, healthcare management, food, consulting, and nonprofit sectors. Leveraging extensive experience in leadership and strategic planning, he is a valuable asset for startups to maturing similar-sector companies looking for vision, direction, branding, change management, and growth. He has demonstrated success in taking startups to maturity by uniquely monetizing products/services.

David founded and built a longstanding international healthcare marketing and tech consultancy; established a healthcare-focused services brokerage and business valuation company; provided compliance consulting to post-acute healthcare companies; administered strategic and marketing plans, staffing restructures, reimbursement rates and diversified service lines. He has boosted cash flows through cost reduction and revenue generation and increased high performance staff retention.

He has worked directly with software vendors to develop and deploy technology solutions in over 300 healthcare organizations, affecting over 3,000 internal and external stakeholders. He has also served as producer and host of a “radio show” style webinar series with record attendance upwards of 1,300 participants, where top industry experts are interviewed.

David earned a B.A. in Anthropology from Texas A&M University; and an M.B.A. in Healthcare Management from Our Lady of the Lake University. He has served on numerous boards and advisory councils, including for South Texas Chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives (STC-ACHE); Founding Board member of San Antonio Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (SAHIMSS); and Bexar County Medical Society Alliance (BCMSA). David is certified as an ACHE Fellow (FACHE) and HIMSS Fellow (FHIMSS). He is a recipient of both the ACHE National Service and Distinguished Service awards.

NO REFUNDS WILL BE GRANTED

FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:

Angela Jaco – ajaco@hamlinhealth.org

Dr. Brad Beauvais – bbeauvai@trinity.edu

Collaborative Educational Event with Central Texas Chapter

Registration is now open for our annual collaborative educational event with the Central Texas Chapter!

1:00 PM – 1:15 PM                Welcome & Introductions

1:15 PM – 2:45 PM                Legalized Possession and Use of Cannabis: A Legal and Ethical Dilemma for Healthcare Organizations  (*ACHE Face to Face Education Credits 1.5 hours)

3:00 PM – 4:30 PM              The Healthcare Executive’s Role in IT Decisions (*ACHE Face to Face Education Credits 1.5 hours) 

4:30 PM – 5:00 PM                Closing Remarks

Location: Texas State University, McCoy School of Business, 601 University Drive, San Marcos, TX 78666

Visit our Eventbrite site for details and registration!

Volunteer event: San Antonio Food Bank

Come volunteer with your fellow healthcare executives at the San Antonio Food Bank! We are seeking at least 25 volunteers to assist us with this event.

Groups and individuals work together to sort and/or pack produce, non-perishable foods, and household items, preparing them for distribution. Duties may include checking for expiration dates, opened packages and spoilage, labeling cans, and packing bags of food or household items. Other duties may include general cleaning of the area, breaking down boxes etc. This project is fun and rewarding for both adults and children. It is recommended that volunteers bring work gloves and light jackets as freezer/cooler work may be involved.

This is a great opportunity to give back to your community– families are welcome to come and help, too!

*Please wear closed-toe shoes only

REGISTER AT OUR EVENTBRITE SITE TODAY!

Volunteer Event- San Antonio AIDS Run & Walk

The San Antonio AIDS Foundation’s 27th Annual Run & Walk for AIDS is set for Saturday, October 6, 7-10:30 a.m., at the Wheatley Heights Sports Complex, 200 Noblewood Drive.

Early registration is now open. Fees are $25 for walkers and $30 for runners who sign up by 11:59 p.m. on Monday, September 24.  After the deadline, the fee is $30 for walkers and $35 for runners any time leading up to the day of the event.

The event route begins and ends at Wheatley Heights Sports Complex, running along the Salado Creek Greenway.  And, as always, the Run & Walk for AIDS is family and pet friendly!

All participants will receive a packet containing the official event T-shirt, coupons and promo items.  They will also enjoy complimentary refreshments provided by several local vendors, information and activity booths from community organizations, exciting DJ music and more – all in a colorful, festival-like setting.

All proceeds benefit the programs and services of the San Antonio AIDS Foundation (SAAF) – the city’s oldest and most comprehensive HIV/AIDS service organization. 

The South Texas Chapter has started forming a team– please join us by registering here!

Fall Education Event & Board Meeting- Leading the Future!

Register now for our Fall Educational Event in San Antonio – 2019 Board Elections will also occur at this time

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM             Registration / Networking / Lunch

1:00 PM – 1:15 PM                Welcome & Introductions

1:15 PM – 2:45 PM                The Healthcare Executive’s Role in IT Decisions (*ACHE face to face education 1.5 credit hours pending approval)

Moderator: LCDR Alistair McLean- Defense Health Agency SCAR
Panelist:  LTC Peter Huynh, CIO- Brooke Army Medical Center
Panelist: Roberto Villarreal, MD- Senior Vice President Research & Information Management, UHS
Panelist: Ming Wong- CEO at Institute for Women’s Health

3:00 PM – 4:30 PM Leading a Successful Multi-generational Organization  (*ACHE face to face education 1.5 credit hours pending approval)

Moderator: James (Curt) Quick, CDR, USN, COO- Budget Execution Branch, Defense Health Agency
Panelist:  Crystal Kohanke- Group Vice President, Human Resources, CHRISTUS Health
Panelist: LT Niesha Guidry- Project Manager, Defense Health Agency
Panelist: Travis Krug, M.B.A., PHR, SHRM-CP -Director, Human Resources Strategy – Westover Hills

4:30 PM – 5:00 PM                Questions / Closing Remarks


Register TODAY at our Eventbrite site !!!

Student & Early Careerist Symposium

Student & Early Careerist Symposium: September 21, 2018

Join us for our annual student-focused event. Due to the success of last year’s event, we are pleased to hold this for the second year at St. Mary’s University.

There are two panels:

1:00 – 2:45pm Strategically Mapping Your Early Career Development – worth 1.5 qualifying education credits

3:00 – 4:45pm Quality Management Systems – worth 1.5 face-to-face education credits

Details can be found on our flyer, and you can register now at our Eventbrite site!

CANCELLED–Fall Board of Govenors’ (BOG) exam review series (10-weeks)

NOTE: THIS SERIES HAS BEEN CANCELLED AS OF SEPTEMBER 1, 2018.  THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS APOLOGIES FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE AND WE HOPE TO START THIS SERIES AGAIN IN THE WINTER. 

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Become board certified and maximize your professional potential by earning the premier credential in healthcare management, the ACHE’s prestigious FACHE credential. Becoming board certified in healthcare management as an ACHE Fellow (FACHE) means you will have the knowledge, skills, and confidence to succeed.

This is a 10 week series with a final capstone 1 day seminar (to be held on November 16) led by Dave Tapia, FHIMSS, FACHE, at the University of Incarnate Word.

10 week online review

This course is starting September 7 and will be on Fridays from 12-1 p.m. The course will be completed on November 9.

This informational session will walk you through the steps to become an ACHE fellow and to provide you with the details of an upcoming 10 week study course that will give you the knowledge base to become a fellow by the end of 2018. The 10-week course will begin Friday, September 7, and continue for 10 consecutive weeks from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.

Participating in ACHE’s Exam Review Course is one of the best ways to gain the confidence and knowledge you need to successfully pass the Board of Governors Exam. Faculty experts provide in-depth information on the 10 key knowledge areas covered on the Exam in this one day program.

Dave Tapia’s all day review course at University of Incarnate Word (lunch included). The class will be on November 16.

Please Note: Registration is a commitment to participate. The 10 week review session has a maximum of 35 slots.

COSTS

10-week session only: $100

10-week session + 1 Day Capstone: $120

1 Day Capstone review class only: $75

NO REFUNDS WILL BE GRANTED

FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:

Angela Jaco, FACHE – ajaco@hamlinhealth.org

Dr. Brad Beauvais, FACHE – bbeauvai@trinity.edu

REGISTER AT OUR EVENTBRITE SITE

Summer Educational Event- Adapting to Change

Register now for our Summer Educational Event in San Antonio

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM           Registration / Networking / Lunch

1:00 PM – 1:15 PM              Welcome & Introductions

1:15 PM – 2:45 PM              Diversity and Inclusion (*ACHE 1.5 face-to-face credit hours pending approval)

Moderator: Ramon Cancino, MD, MSc- Director of the UT Health Physicians Primary Care Center
Panelist:  Brit Peek- HR Manager at Methodist HC Ministries
Panelist: Linda Solis, PhD- Prior Director, Student Diversity, Current Assistant Professor of Applied Humanities
Panelist:  Dr. Roger Enriquez- Associate Professor & Director of the UTSA Policy Studies Center

3:00 PM – 4:30 PM Successfully Leading Change in Healthcare Organizations (*ACHE 1.5 face-to-face credit hours pending approval)

Moderator: Michael Nowicki, EdD, FACHE, FHFMA- Professor of Health Administration, Texas State University- San Marcos, ACHE Regent-TX Central and South
Panelist:  Lee McKenna – Vice President, Operations at FetchMD
Panelist: Jeff Wilson- Chief Executive Officer, Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital
Panelist: Tony Sanchez- Vice President for Human Resources, Nix Health System

4:30 PM – 5:00 PM                Questions / Closing Remarks

Location: San Antonio Country Club, 4100 N New Braunfels Ave,  San Antonio, TX 78209  

Register TODAY at our Eventbrite site