Summary: The ASHE Academy, an intensive development program for healthcare professionals, will occur from May 6-10, 2024, at the Indianapolis Marriott Downtown. It offers personalized coursework in healthcare management, construction, and infection prevention, allowing for certification credits and specialized training.

Key Takeaways:

  • Customizable Learning Options – Participants can tailor their education to specific career needs.
  • Certification Opportunities – Attendees can earn credits for healthcare-related certifications.
  • Diverse Educational Content – The program includes various courses from facility management to infection prevention.

The American Society for Health Care Engineering (ASHE) has officially opened registration for its 2024 ASHE Academy. The professional development event is scheduled for May 6-10 at the Indianapolis Marriott Downtown. The Academy offers a rigorous, in-person learning experience specifically designed for professionals involved in the healthcare physical environment.

ASHE Academy Educational Programs

ASHE Academy brings together various educational programs under one roof, providing a concentrated learning environment. This unique setup helps healthcare professionals from all career stages to enhance their skills through direct interaction with industry experts in a focused, small-group setting.

“ASHE Academy is one of the best ways for healthcare physical environment professionals to sharpen their skills and accelerate their career development in a welcoming setting,” said Melissa Binotti Heim, ASHE’s program and conference manager. “Anyone serious about taking the next step in their career, while meeting hardworking peers and experienced mentors, should consider attending ASHE Academy.”

Tailored Learning Experience

Attendees have the flexibility to customize their learning experience according to their professional needs. The Academy offers individual courses and cost-effective bundle options, which cover key areas such as healthcare facilities management, healthcare construction and contracting, and infection prevention.

Certification and Credits

The event also provides a valuable opportunity for professionals to earn continuing education credits. These are essential for obtaining or renewing important certifications like the Certified Health Care Facility Manager (CHFM) and Certified Health Care Constructor (CHC). Additionally, the program includes review sessions specifically designed to prepare participants for the CHFM and CHC exams.

Diverse Course Offerings

The ASHE Academy’s course lineup includes:

  • Working in Health Care
  • Physical Environment Survey Readiness Program
  • Health Care Construction Workshop
  • Managing Infection Prevention in Health Care Facilities
  • Door Inspection and Maintenance Workshop
  • ASHE ICRA 2.0 Train-the-Trainer
  • Water Management Program Development Workshop

Participants planning to attend can benefit from discounted rates at the event hotel, available until April 22, 2024. This offer allows attendees to stay close to the event activities and network easily with peers.

For more information and to secure your spot at the 2024 ASHE Academy, click here to register.