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Carolyn Heyman-Layne's presentation & broadcast on November 19th covering Healthcare Privacy, Security and Compliance: duties of Management and the Board was great.

Slides are available for download here.

Want to Join ACHE? Choose the ACHE Membership Status that Best Suits You.


ACHE Special Membership Reinstatement

Offer ends November 30, 2015

ACHE is extending a special opportunity for those that have had their membership suspended for non-payment of dues in 2015. You are still eligible to reinstate your memebership for $50 for the remainder of 2015, plus your 2016 dues amount. On September 30th an e-mail was sent to these ACHE members suspended in 2015 informing them of this offer. Take advantage of this opportunity today and participate in AHEN for FREE.

Strategic Plan

The American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) 2015-2017 strategic plan addresses your needs in a rapidly changing healthcare environment. Watch the highlight video and read about ACHE's 2015–2017 Strategic Plan.

Desired Outcomes:

  • Increased membership and participation across the spectrum of healthcare leadership
  • Higher levels of member engagement and satisfaction
  • Increased brand awareness and perceived value among members and key constituents
  • Greater impact in advancing effective and efficient healthcare
Welcome to the Alaska Healthcare Executives Network (AHEN)

ACHE is an international professional society of more than 40,000 healthcare executives. AHEN is an independent Chapter of the ACHE, a premier organization.

Our Mission:

· to be the professional membership society for healthcare executives in Alaska;

· to meet its members' professional, educational, and leadership needs;

· to promote high ethical standards and conduct;

· to advance healthcare leadership and management excellence; and

· to promote the mission of ACHE and other appropriate professional organizations affiliated with the Chapter.

Affiliation with AHEN provides Alaska Healthcare Executives with:

  • A professional networking community
  • Continuing education opportunities within the state of Alaska at a reduced or no cost, and
  • An opportunity to pay it forward through volunteering

Meet Your New ACHE Regent for Alaska

Congratulations Bill!

Bill is CEO of Sorrells and Associates LLC in Eagle River. He recently served as president of Alaska Healthcare Executives Network. He begins his three-year term on March 14 prior to the Congress on Healthcare Leadership in Chicago. Bill can be reached at (907) 250-2061 or

Please extend your thanks to outgoing Regent for Alaska, Vivian A. Echavarria, FACHE, for all her hard work. She can be reached at (907) 729-1991 or

2014 Regent Award from Vivian A. Echavarria to Jay Gandy
2014 Regent Award
Vivian A. Echavarria
to Jay Gandy


For information, please contact:
Alaska Healthcare Executives Network
P.O. Box 230724
Anchorage, Alaska 99507
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