Advancement to Fellow (FACHE)

Become board certified and maximize your professional potential by earning the premier credential in healthcare management: ACHE's prestigious FACHE® credential. When you become board certified in healthcare management as an ACHE Fellow (FACHE), you'll have the knowledge, skills and confidence to succeed.

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  • Michael T. Rowan, FACHE"Being board certified in healthcare management signifies your commitment to excellence, professional development and to the ongoing evolution of the profession. Fellows are recognized by their healthcare management colleagues, employers, policymakers and professionals in other healthcare disciplines as competent leaders who strive to make a difference in the health of our communities both here and abroad."

    Michael T. Rowan, FACHE
    COO, Catholic Health Initiatives
  • Polly Davenport, RN, FACHE"It's incumbent upon leaders to promote to those we mentor a personal commitment to lifelong learning and ongoing professional development. Achieving and maintaining Fellow status keeps us current with the challenges ahead and sets an example for our healthcare leaders of tomorrow."

    Polly Davenport, RN, FACHE
    Ochsner Health System-North Shore Region
    Slidell, La.
  • Jeffrey A. Flaks, FACHE"Board certification in healthcare management helped me to integrate my graduate studies with my work experience in order to become a more focused and disciplined leader. The FACHE designation is a highly regarded credential that speaks volumes about an executive's competence, commitment and personal values."

    Jeffrey A. Flaks, FACHE
    Executive Vice President & COO
    Hartford (Conn.) Healthcare