The American College of Healthcare Executives Rhode Island Chapter (ACHE RI) recently held its annual meeting at the Crowne Plaza in Warwick. ACHE Western Division Chairman-Elect Edward H. Lamb, FACHE, delivered the keynote address.
Several members of ACHE-RI received awards, including:
-Walter Dias, FACHE, Butler Hospital—ACHE Service Award
-Edward Schottland, FACHE, formerly of Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island—ACHE
Distinguished Service Award
-Jamie DelVecchio, South County Hospital—Regent’s Early Careerist Award
The ACHE annual meeting, co-sponsored by the Hospital Association of Rhode Island, also included the Chapter’s year in review, a look ahead at events and opportunities in 2016, an introduction of the 2016 board of directors, and social networking among members.
The mission of the ACHE RI Chapter is to advance healthcare leadership and management excellence; to promote high ethical standards and conduct; to promote the mission of the ACHE for its members; and to meet its members' professional, educational and leadership needs.