New ASHE handbook wins multiple awards

September 23, 2022

CHICAGO – The American Society for Health Care Engineering (ASHE) of the American Hospital Association (AHA) received two awards in 2022 for its publication Introduction to Health Care Facilities Management. ASHE received a Bronze Medal Axiom Award in the category of Business Reference and an APEX Award of Excellence in the category of Print Media – Education & Training.

The Axiom Awards were created in 2007 and have since become the largest and most respected critical guidepost for business books in today's new world of publishing. These prestigious and competitive awards are presented in 25 business categories and serve as the premier list to help readers discover new and innovative works.

In 2022, APEX launched its Thirty-Fourth Annual Awards for Publication Excellence: A Competition for Communications Professionals. The APEX awards are sponsored by Communications Concepts, Inc., which helps publishing, PR and marketing professionals improve publications and communications programs through consulting services and reports on business writing and communications.

Introduction to Health Care Facilities Management is an in-depth 130+ page introductory book that provides an orientation to the dynamic field of health care facilities management. It is the first book in a trailblazing competency-based handbook series to ensure that all health care facilities managers can easily obtain the same, essential baseline information they need to do their jobs effectively. Additional information about the series, currently in development through 2025, can be found at


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