18th Annual SC ACHE Chapter Leadership Conference
On October 18 at TRA GSC in Columbia, the 18th Annual SC ACHE Chapter Leadership Conference will be held, with a theme of Leading for Change: Creating a Humanistic Approach to Patient, Family and Staff Engagement. This conference provides a unique opportunity for healthcare executives to build the leadership skills and knowledge needed to address patient-experience initiatives in their organizations. Through a series of simulations, case studies, interactive exercises and discussions, participants will experience healthcare from the patient’s perspective. This timely, experiential conference will explore the guiding principles impacting the patient experience and examine the leadership skills and focus areas needed to effect this cultural change.

Learning Objectives:
  • Discover strategies and methods to put the human experience at the center of healthcare delivery.

  • Connect to the patient experience on both personal and humanistic levels.

  • Understand guiding principles important to the patient experience.

  • Identify the leadership competencies, skills and commitment necessary to effect this cultural change.
Our speaker will be Mary-Ellen Piche, CPHQ, FACHE, healthcare consultant and faculty with the American College of Healthcare Executives. Ms. Piche is board certified in healthcare quality and has more than 30 years’ experience in healthcare management specializing in organizational development, patient experience and quality management.

For more information or to register, please contact Janine Wall, ARM, AIS, GBA, director of marketing at TRA GSC, at