About Us

Our Vision

To become the premier professional organization for healthcare leaders in Rhode Island and its surrounding areas.


Our Mission

To advance healthcare leadership and management excellence; to promote high ethical standards and conduct; to promote the mission of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) for its members; and to meet its members' professional, educational and leadership needs.

Join Us

The American College of Healthcare Executives of Rhode Island (ACHE-RI) is your local chapter of ACHE.  There is no additional charge for local chapter membership. You are automatically a member of ACHE-RI based on your business address if you are a member, diplomate, fellow or student member of the ACHE.  As your local chapter, ACHE-RI offers a chance to connect with other healthcare professionals for professional education, assistance in advancement in the American College of Healthcare Executives, face-to-face education credits, networking and much more.


Membership is the first step.  Join more than 100 of your colleagues in Rhode Island by actively participating in an upcoming ACHE-RI event or program.  If you have questions regarding membership for the Rhode Island Chapter, please contact Valerie Riege, Rph, MHA, MA, ACHE-RI Membership and Diversity Chair via email.

Member Benefits

ACHE members gain access to many benefits from networking opportunities and educational seminars, to career services and advancement support.

To learn more about how ACHE will help you advance your career, please visit Join ACHE.