ACHE supports and leads a number of initiatives that advance healthcare management excellence and improves the delivery of healthcare. Within this arena, a primary activity for ACHE is education of healthcare executives about the public policy field and how to be effective in the public policy process. Further, ACHE works to raise awareness of the role of healthcare executives to policymakers and other key stakeholders.
View our Policy Statements.
demands placed on healthcare executives will continue
to be formidable, given shifts taking place in the
healthcare delivery system. ACHE urges its members
to be proactive and to translate social values into
workable healthcare programs.
support of the U.S. Department of Health and Human
Services "Gift of Life" initiative—urges
our members to advocate organ
and tissue donation and to develop donor programs
in their own organizations.
annual Congress on Healthcare
Leadership is our premier
event for providing public
policy education for healthcare
executives. At Congress, you
and your peers have the unique
opportunity to discuss pressing
national policy with issue
experts. In addition, sessions
are held that address how
healthcare executives can
effectively influence policy
ACHE may provide audio conferences on current policy
issues. Please check this area and the distance learning
brochure for additional details.