Certifications https://www.ashe.org/ en Working in Health Care: A Guide for Facility Business Partners, Construction Professionals, and Subcontractors https://www.ashe.org/working-health-care-guide-facility-business-partners-construction-professionals-and-subcontractors <span class="title">Working in Health Care: A Guide for Facility Business Partners, Construction Professionals, and Subcontractors</span> <span class="uid"><span>tdagnon_drupal</span></span> <span class="created">Apr 10, 2020 - 01:22 PM</span> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--cta paragraph--view-mode--default"> <div class="cta-- "> <div class=> <div class="cta--field cta--field-text"><p><img align="left" margin-right="15px;" src="/sites/default/files/inline-images/Working-in-Health-Care_Page_web.png" /></p> <p>This book outlines critical information that contractors, subcontractors, and others need to know when working on health care projects, including infection prevention practices, utility system shutdowns, and more.</p> <p>member: $95.00<br /> non-member: $125.00</p> <p><a class="btn btn-primary" href="https://ams.aha.org/EWEB/?ahabu=ASHE&Action=Add&ObjectKeyFrom=1A83491A-9853-4C87-86A4-F7D95601C2E2&WebCode=ProdDetailAdd&DoNotSave=yes&ParentObject=CentralizedOrderEntry&ParentDataObject=Invoice%20Detail&ivd_formkey=69202792-63d7-4ba2-bf4e-a0da41270555&ivd_prc_prd_key=9e57a254-ffde-4041-8374-9709b23e0b26" role="button">Purchase Handbook</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field_sidebar_elements"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--sidebar paragraph--view-mode--default"> </div> </div> <div class="field_topics"> <div><a href="/topics/certifications" class="topic" hreflang="en">Certifications</a></div> <div><a href="/topics/health-care-facility-management" hreflang="en">Health Care Facility Management</a></div> <div><a href="/topics/planning-design-and-construction" hreflang="en">Planning, Design, and Construction</a></div> </div> Fri, 10 Apr 2020 18:22:33 +0000 tdagnon_drupal 526984 at https://www.ashe.org Preparing for the CHFM Exam: A Resource List https://www.ashe.org/resources/chfmexamprep <span class="title">Preparing for the CHFM Exam: A Resource List </span> <span class="uid"><span>aha</span></span> <span class="created">Dec 31, 1969 - 06:00 PM</span> <div class="field_page_title_background"><article> <div class="field_media_image"> <img src="/sites/default/files/2020-08/ASHE-banner-background_0.png" width="1500" height="200" alt="ASHE blue background" /> </div> </article> </div> <div class="body"><p>The Certified Healthcare Facility Manager (CHFM) exam features questions organized into five broad domains: compliance; planning, design, and construction; maintenance and operations; finance; and administration. ASHE is working to develop a list of resources useful to those preparing for the exam, and the list below is an initial version. ASHE will continue to develop this list as members provide feedback and suggestions for improvement.</p> <p>While the following resources may be helpful in preparing for the exam, <strong>though this is not a complete list and this reading material does not cover exam questions directly</strong>. ASHE does not have access to the questions on the exam, which is offered through the <a href="http://www.aha.org/certifcenter/CHFM/index.shtml" target="_blank">AHA Certification Center</a>. This list is intended to be a starting point for those interested in studying for the CHFM exam, as well as a list of general reading for all health care facility professionals.</p> <p>If you are not sure which materials you should focus on, consider starting by reading the detailed domains in the <a href="http://documents.goamp.com/Publications/candidateHandbooks/AHA-CHFM-handbook.pdf" target="_blank">CHFM Candidate Handbook and Application</a> or by taking the CHFM <a href="https://store.lxr.com/dept.aspx?id=54" target="_blank">Self-Assessment Exam</a> to find your strengths and weaknesses. If you are not yet an ASHE member, consider joining to gain access to the members-only resources and discounts listed below.</p> <p><a class="btn btn-primary" href="/ASHE_membership/index.shtml" title="Join ASHE"><span>Join Now</span></a></p> <h2>Exam preparation/readiness review</h2> <ul> <li><a href="/education/chfm/index.shtml">CHFM Exam Review Course</a> (ASHE members get a $100 discount)</li> <li><a href="/education/chfm_elearning/index.shtml" title="CHFM exam review e-learning course">CHFM Exam Review e-Learning Course</a> (ASHE members get a $150 discount)</li> <li><a href="https://store.lxr.com/dept.aspx?id=54" target="_blank">CHFM Self-Assessment Examination</a> (ASHE members get AHA PMG member discount of $85)</li> <li><a href="https://ams.aha.org/EWEB/DynamicPage.aspx?WebCode=ProdDetailAdd&amp;ivd_prc_prd_key=cdd5635e-c291-4a61-a1ab-5d1840329f2b">CHFM Flash Cards</a></li> <li><a href="http://documents.goamp.com/Publications/candidateHandbooks/AHA-CHFM-handbook.pdf" target="_blank">CHFM Candidate Handbook and Application</a></li> </ul> <h2>Compliance</h2> <p><strong>Reading materials: </strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="http://catalog.nfpa.org/NFPA-101-Life-Safety-Code-Handbook-2012-Edition-P16522.aspx" target="_blank">NFPA 101 Handbook, 2012 Edition</a></li> <li><a href="http://catalog.nfpa.org/NFPA-99-Health-Care-Facilities-Code-Handbook-2012-Edition-P16524.aspx" target="_blank">NFPA 99 Handbook, 2012 Edition</a></li> <li><a href="https://ams.aha.org/EWEB/DynamicPage.aspx?WebCode=ProdDetailAdd&amp;ivd_prc_prd_key=dc7839c8-13b5-4a8b-a76c-bee77d8a6b22" target="_blank">FGI <em>Guidelines for the Design and Construction of Hospitals and Outpatient Facilities</em></a></li> <li><a href="/management_monographs/mg2012mclaughlin.shtml">Medical Gas Cylinder and Bulk Tank Storage</a> (Monograph; free download for ASHE members)</li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Education programs:</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="/education/nfpa99/index.shtml">Application of NFPA 99 in Health Care Facilities</a> e-learning course (ASHE members get $100 discount)</li> <li><a href="/education/mls/index.shtml">Managing Life Safety (2012&nbsp;edition)</a> e-learning course (ASHE members get $50 discount)</li> <li><a href="/education/accreditation/index.shtml">Managing Accreditation in the Physical Environment</a> (available as a hosted program)</li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>On Demand recordings (available only to ASHE members): </strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/pdc_2015/test-your-code-knowledge.shtml">Test Your Code Knowledge: An Interactive Q&amp;A Discussion of Regulatory Codes</a> (from 2015 PDC Summit)</li> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/ann_2015/test-your-code-knowledge.shtml">Test Your Code Knowledge: An Interactive Discussion of Regulatory Codes</a> (from 2015 Annual Conference)</li> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/ann_2016/test-your-code-knowledge.shtml">Test Your Code Knowledge- An Interactive Q&amp;A Discussion of Regulatory Codes</a> (from 2016 Annual Conference)</li> </ul> <h2>Planning, Design, and Construction</h2> <p><strong>Reading materials: </strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="https://ams.aha.org/EWEB/DynamicPage.aspx?WebCode=ProdDetailAdd&amp;ivd_prc_prd_key=03d79064-8dce-4a73-9a9d-3438f2af39bf" target="_blank">Mechanical Systems for Health Care Facilities</a> (ASHE members get $30 discount)</li> <li><a href="https://ams.aha.org/EWEB/DynamicPage.aspx?WebCode=ProdDetailAdd&amp;ivd_prc_prd_key=25cdfd05-e81d-4727-9acb-2e33423d5b16" target="_blank">Electrical Systems Handbook for Health Care Facilities</a> (ASHE members get $30 discount)</li> <li><a href="https://ams.aha.org/EWEB/DynamicPage.aspx?WebCode=ProdDetailAdd&amp;ivd_prc_prd_key=cab0bd4d-b338-43ad-b3e4-638e1e85431d" target="_blank">Health Facility Commissioning Handbook</a> (ASHE members get $30 discount)</li> <li><a href="/management_monographs/mg2009shah.shtml">Roofing: Basics and Beyond</a> (Monograph; ASHE members get free download)</li> <li><a href="/management_monographs/mg2008sprague.shtml">Health Facility Design Information Checklist</a> (Monograph; ASHE members get free download)</li> <li><a href="/management_monographs/mg2012stymiest.shtml">Managing Hospital Electrical Shutdowns</a> (Monograph; ASHE members get free download)</li> <li><a href="https://ams.aha.org/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?WebCode=ProdDetailAdd&amp;ivd_prc_prd_key=e84b6906-3540-4f28-8071-e386197470d0" target="_blank">Construction Management of Healthcare Projects</a> (ASHE members get $25 discount)</li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Education programs:</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="/education/pdcprocess/index.shtml">Managing the PDC Process</a> (available as a hosted program)</li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>On Demand recordings (available only to ASHE members):</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/pdc_2013/311509_lean_app.shtml">Lean Application for All Project Delivery Methods</a></li> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/pdc_2016/improving-infection-prevention-and-control-through-facility-design.shtml">Improving Infection Prevention and Control Through Facility Design </a></li> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/pdc_2015/reinventing-the-pdc-process-to-reduce-costs.shtml">Reinventing the PDC Process to Reduce Costs </a></li> </ul> <h2>Maintenance and Operations</h2> <p><strong>Reading materials:</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="https://ams.aha.org/EWEB/DynamicPage.aspx?WebCode=ProdDetailAdd&amp;ivd_prc_prd_key=14049f39-4299-4703-b943-04ea1969e2db" target="_blank">Maintenance Management for Health Care Facilities</a> (ASHE members get $30 discount)</li> <li><a href="https://ams.aha.org/EWEB/DynamicPage.aspx?WebCode=ProdDetailAdd&amp;ivd_prc_prd_key=03d79064-8dce-4a73-9a9d-3438f2af39bf" target="_blank">Mechanical Systems for Health Care Facilities</a> (ASHE members get $30 discount)</li> <li><a href="https://ams.aha.org/EWEB/DynamicPage.aspx?WebCode=ProdDetailAdd&amp;ivd_prc_prd_key=25cdfd05-e81d-4727-9acb-2e33423d5b16" target="_blank">Electrical Systems Handbook for Health Care Facilities</a> (ASHE members get $30 discount)</li> <li><a href="https://ams.aha.org/EWEB/DynamicPage.aspx?WebCode=ProdDetailAdd&amp;ivd_prc_prd_key=cab0bd4d-b338-43ad-b3e4-638e1e85431d" target="_blank">Health Facility Commissioning Handbook</a> (ASHE members get $30 discount)</li> <li><a href="/management_monographs/mg2012stymiest.shtml">Managing Hospital Electrical Shutdowns</a> (Monograph; ASHE members get free download)</li> <li><a href="/management_monographs/mg2014stymiest.shtml">Managing Hospital Emergency Power Systems</a> (Monograph; ASHE members get free download)</li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>On Demand recordings (available only to ASHE members):</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/ann_2012/287394_fund_fac_mgmt.shtml">Fundamentals of Facility Management and Operations</a></li> <li><a href="/education/webinars/member/2015-10-29-power-generation.shtml">Power Generation for Health Care Facilities</a></li> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/ann_2012/284473_mng_shutdowns.shtml">Managing Hospital Electrical Shutdowns</a></li> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/ann_2016/alternate-equipment-maintenance-risk-assessment.shtml">Alternate Equipment Maintenance (AEM) Risk Assessments</a></li> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/ann_2016/execution-and-return-on-investment-of-reliability-centered-maintance.shtml">Execution and Return on Investment of Reliability Centered Maintenance </a></li> </ul> <h2>Finance</h2> <p><strong>Reading materials:</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.amazon.com/Facility-Managers-Guide-Finance-Budgeting/dp/0814401597/" target="_blank">The Facility Manager's Guide to Finance and Budgeting </a></li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>On Demand recordings (available only to ASHE members):</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/ann_2012/284972_finance_101.shtml">Finance 101 for Facility Managers</a></li> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/ann_2016/smart-money-now-vs-dumb-money-later.shtml">Smart Money Now vs Dumb Money Later: Using Standards &amp; Financial Planning to Reduce Unnecessary Lifetime Costs</a></li> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/ann_2015/capital-spending-and-allocationg-funds-in-a-health-system.shtml">Capital Spending and Allocating Funds in a Health System</a></li> </ul> <h2>Administration</h2> <p><strong>Reading materials:</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.amazon.com/Facility-Management-Handbook-Kathy-Roper/dp/0814432158/" target="_blank">The Facility Management Handbook 4th Edition </a></li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>On Demand recordings (available only to ASHE members):</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/ann_2016/maximizing-the-potential-of-muultigenerational-teams.shtml">Maximizing the Potential of Multigenerational Teams </a></li> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/ann_2016/facility-operations-in-the-scheme-of-the-facility.shtml">Facility Operations in the Scheme of the Facility: Tools for the In-House Model </a></li> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/ann_2014/finding-optimal-staffing-levels-to-support-the-bottom-line.shtml">Finding Optimal Staffing Levels to Support the Bottom Line</a></li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Additional resources for further reading: </strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.amazon.com/Good-Great-Some-Companies-Others-ebook/dp/B0058DRUV6" target="_blank">Good to Great -Why Some Companies Make the Leap...And Others Don't </a></li> <li><a href="https://www.amazon.com/Checklist-Manifesto-How-Things-Right/dp/0312430000/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1474060598&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=the+checklist+manifesto" target="_blank">The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right </a></li> <li><a href="https://www.amazon.com/Transforming-Health-Care-Leadership-Population/dp/1118505638/" target="_blank">Transforming Health Care Leadership: A Systems Guide to Improve Patient Care, Decrease Costs, and Improve Population Health </a></li> </ul> <h2>What resources did you find most helpful?</h2> <p>Let ASHE know whether these resources were helpful, and suggest any additional resources that may be helpful to others preparing for the CHFM exam.</p> <p><a class="btn btn-primary" href="https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form?EQBCT=f11aface574f41fca1931a990ec848a4" style="margin-right: 20px;" target="_blank" title="Submit feedback on resources on this list"><span>Submit feedback on resources on this list</span></a> <a class="btn btn-primary" href="https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form?EQBCT=666268b23de64ddfabaa9d798a62f078" target="_blank" title="Suggest additions to the this list"><span>Suggest additions to this list</span></a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> <article role="article"> <div class="reusable-cta--theme- reusable-cta--container cta-background-color-"> <div class="reusable-cta--text-fields-container "> <div class="reusable-cta--field cta--field-text color-"> <div class="field_text"><style type="text/css">.jumbotron.styled .content, .styled.hero .content {background: none !important ; 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the planning, design, and construction process; healthcare facility safety additions and renovations; and financial stewardship. ASHE is working to develop a list of resources useful to those preparing for the exam, and the list below is an initial version. ASHE will continue to develop this list as members provide feedback and suggestions for improvement.</p> <p>While the following resources may be helpful in preparing for the exam, <strong>though this is not a complete list and this reading material does not cover exam questions directly</strong>. ASHE does not have access to the questions on the exam, which is offered through the <a href="https://www.aha.org/career-resources/certification-center/chc" target="_blank">AHA Certification Center</a>. This list is intended to be a starting point for those interested in studying for the CHC exam, as well as a list of general reading for all health care construction professionals.</p> <p>If you are not sure which materials you should focus on, consider starting by reading the detailed domains in the <a href="http://documents.goamp.com/Publications/candidateHandbooks/AHA-CHC-handbook.pdf" target="_blank">CHC Candidate Handbook and Application</a> or by taking the CHC <a href="https://store.lxr.com/dept.aspx?id=54" target="_blank">Self-Assessment Exam</a> to find your strengths and weaknesses. If you are not yet an ASHE member, consider joining to gain access to the members-only resources and discounts listed below.</p> <p><span><a class="btn btn-primary" href="/ASHE_membership" title="JOIN ASHE NOW">Join Now</a></span></p> <h2>EXAM PREPARATION/READINESS REVIEW</h2> <ul> <li><a href="/education/chc">CHC Exam Review Course</a> (ASHE members get a $100 discount)</li> <li><a href="https://store.lxr.com/dept.aspx?id=54" target="_blank">CHC Self-Assessment Examination</a> (ASHE members get $85 discount)</li> <li><a href="http://documents.goamp.com/Publications/candidateHandbooks/AHA-CHC-handbook.pdf" target="_blank">CHC Candidate Handbook and Application</a></li> </ul> <h2>HEALTH CARE FUNDAMENTALS</h2> <p><strong>Reading materials: </strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="http://catalog.nfpa.org/NFPA-101-Life-Safety-Code-Handbook-2012-Edition-P16522.aspx" target="_blank">NFPA 101 Handbook, 2012 Edition</a></li> <li><a href="http://catalog.nfpa.org/NFPA-99-Health-Care-Facilities-Code-Handbook-2012-Edition-P16524.aspx" target="_blank">NFPA 99 Handbook, 2012 Edition</a></li> <li><a href="https://ams.aha.org/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?WebCode=ProdDetailAdd&amp;ivd_prc_prd_key=dc7839c8-13b5-4a8b-a76c-bee77d8a6b22" target="_blank">FGI <em>Guidelines for the Design and Construction of Hospitals and Outpatient Facilities</em></a></li> <li><a href="/management_monographs/mg2012mclaughlin">Medical Gas Cylinder and Bulk Tank Storage</a> (Monograph; free download for ASHE members)</li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Education programs:</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="/education/nfpa99">Application of NFPA 99 in Health Care Facilities</a> e-learning course (ASHE members get $100 discount)</li> <li><a href="/education/mls">Managing Life Safety (2000 edition)</a> e-learning course (ASHE members get $50 discount)</li> <li><a href="/education/accreditation/">Accreditation Management Program Development Workshop</a> (available as a hosted program)</li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>On Demand recordings (available only to ASHE members): </strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/pdc_2015/test-your-code-knowledge">Test Your Code Knowledge: An Interactive Q&amp;A Discussion of Regulatory Codes</a> (from 2015 PDC Summit)</li> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/ann_2015/test-your-code-knowledge">Test Your Code Knowledge: An Interactive Discussion of Regulatory Codes</a> (from 2015 Annual Conference)</li> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/ann_2016/test-your-code-knowledge">Test Your Code Knowledge- An Interactive Q&amp;A Discussion of Regulatory Codes</a> (from 2016 Annual Conference)</li> </ul> <h2>PLANNING, DESIGN, AND CONSTRUCTION PROCESS</h2> <p><strong>Reading materials:</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="https://ams.aha.org/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?WebCode=ProdDetailAdd&amp;ivd_prc_prd_key=e84b6906-3540-4f28-8071-e386197470d0" target="_blank">Construction Management of Healthcare Projects</a> (ASHE members get $25 discount)</li> <li><a href="https://ams.aha.org/EWEB/DynamicPage.aspx?WebCode=ProdDetailAdd&amp;ivd_prc_prd_key=03d79064-8dce-4a73-9a9d-3438f2af39bf" target="_blank">Mechanical Systems Handbook for Health Care Facilities</a> (ASHE members get $30 discount)</li> <li><a href="https://ams.aha.org/EWEB/DynamicPage.aspx?WebCode=ProdDetailAdd&amp;ivd_prc_prd_key=25cdfd05-e81d-4727-9acb-2e33423d5b16" target="_blank">Electrical Systems Handbook for Health Care Facilities</a> (ASHE members get $30 discount)</li> <li><a href="https://ams.aha.org/EWEB/DynamicPage.aspx?WebCode=ProdDetailAdd&amp;ivd_prc_prd_key=cab0bd4d-b338-43ad-b3e4-638e1e85431d" target="_blank">Health Facility Commissioning Handbook</a> (ASHE members get $30 discount)</li> <li><a href="/management_monographs/mg2009shah">Roofing: Basics and Beyond</a> (Monograph; ASHE members get free download)</li> <li><a href="/management_monographs/mg2012stymiest">Managing Hospital Electrical Shutdowns</a> (Monograph; ASHE members get free download)</li> </ul> <p><strong>Education programs:</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="/education/pdcprocess">Managing the PDC Process™ Program</a> (available as a hosted program)</li> </ul> <p><strong>On Demand recordings (available only to ASHE members):</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/pdc_2013/311509_lean_app.shtml">Lean Application for All Project Delivery Methods</a></li> </ul> <h2>HEALTH CARE FACILITY SAFETY ADDITIONS AND RENOVATIONS</h2> <p><strong>Reading materials:</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="http://catalog.nfpa.org/NFPA-101-Life-Safety-Code-Handbook-2015-Edition-P15695.aspx?order_src=A383&amp;gclid=CJDoosPu9NECFQ8zaQodjpkCQQ" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">NFPA 101 Handbook</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.nfpa.org/codes-and-standards/all-codes-and-standards/list-of-codes-and-standards/detail?code=241" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">NFPA 241: Standard for Safeguarding Construction, Alteration, and Demolition Operations</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.cdc.gov/infectioncontrol/guidelines/environmental/recommendations.html " rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">Guidelines for Environmental Infection Control in Health-Care Facilities</a><br /> For the purpose of preparing for the CHC exam, a candidate may want to review the following sections: <ul type="disc"> <li>Part II Section C Recommendations–Air, beginning on page 118</li> <li>Part II Section D Recommendations—Water III Remediation Strategies for Distribution System Repairs or Emergencies, beginning on page 126.</li> </ul> </li> </ul> <p><strong>Education programs:</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="/health-care-workshop">Health Care Construction Workshop</a>&nbsp;(ASHE members get $150 discount)</li> </ul> <p><strong>On Demand recordings (available only to ASHE members):</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="/education/webinars/member/20160711_nfpa_101_chapter_43_building_rehabilitation">NFPA 101: Chapter 43 Building Rehabilitation</a></li> <li><a href="/education/webinars/member/2016-02-24-nfpa101">The 2012 Edition of NFPA 101 and Its Impact on Existing Health Care Facilities</a></li> <li><a href="/education/webinars/member/2015-10-29-power-generation">Power Generation for Health Care Facilities</a></li> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/ann_2012/284473_mng_shutdowns">Managing Hospital Electrical Shutdowns</a></li> </ul> <h2>FINANCAL STEWARDSHIP</h2> <p><strong>Reading materials:</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.amazon.com/Facility-Managers-Guide-Finance-Budgeting/dp/0814401597/" target="_blank">The Facility Manager's Guide to Finance and Budgeting</a></li> </ul> <p><strong>On Demand recordings (available only to ASHE members):</strong></p> <ul> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/ann_2012/284972_finance_101">Finance 101 for Facility Managers</a></li> <li><a href="/education/member/conference_sessions/ann_2015/capital-spending-and-allocationg-funds-in-a-health-system">Capital Spending and Allocating Funds in a Health System</a></li> </ul> <h2>ADDITIONAL RESOURCES FOR FURTHER READING:</h2> <ul> <li><a href="https://www.amazon.com/Good-Great-Some-Companies-Others-ebook/dp/B0058DRUV6" target="_blank">Good to Great-Why Some Companies Make the Leap...And Others Don't</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.amazon.com/Checklist-Manifesto-How-Things-Right/dp/0312430000/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1474060598&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=the+checklist+manifesto" target="_blank">The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.amazon.com/Transforming-Health-Care-Leadership-Population/dp/1118505638/" target="_blank">Transforming Health Care Leadership: A Systems Guide to Improve Patient Care, Decrease Costs, and Improve Population Health</a></li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> <article role="article"> <div class="reusable-cta--theme- reusable-cta--container cta-background-color-"> <div class="reusable-cta--text-fields-container "> <div class="reusable-cta--field cta--field-text color-"> <div class="field_text"><style type="text/css">.jumbotron.styled .content, .styled.hero .content {background: none !important ; box-shadow: none !important ; @media only screen and (min-height: 400px) } .jumbotron .h1, .jumbotron h1 { color: #fff; font-weight: 500; } .hero, .jumbotron { background: none !important ;} .jumbotron.styled, .styled.hero { box-shadow: none !important ; } @media only screen and (max-width: 600px){ .field_media_image img { /* max-width: 100%; */ height: 100px !important; overflow: hidden !important; } .jumbotron .content { bottom:15px !important; } .jumbotron .h1 .title, .jumbotron h1 .title { font-size: 20px; } } </style> </div> </div> </div> </div> </article> <div class="field_topics"> <div><a href="/topics/certifications" class="topic" hreflang="en">Certifications</a></div> </div> Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00 +0000 aha 211590 at https://www.ashe.org Certified Health Care Physical Environment Worker https://www.ashe.org/education/certified-worker <span class="title">Certified Health Care Physical Environment Worker</span> <span class="uid"><span>aha</span></span> <span class="created">Dec 31, 1969 - 06:00 PM</span> <div class="field_page_title_background"><article> <div class="field_media_image"> <img src="/sites/default/files/2020-08/ASHE-banner-background_0.png" width="1500" height="200" alt="ASHE blue background" /> </div> </article> </div> <div class="body"><h3>ASHE Certification: Certified Health Care Physical Environment Worker Exam<br /> <span style="font-weight:500;">A new way to show you are qualified to work in the complex health care physical environment</span></h3> <div class="row"> <div class="col-md-8"> <p>Health care facilities are different than other job sites. They are highly regulated, operate around-the-clock, and house vulnerable patients. Everyone who works on a health care site -- from those doing a day of construction work to those with full-time positions in a hospital -- should understand the complex health care environment.<br /> <br /> <strong><em>New!</em> </strong>The Certified Health Care Physical Environment Worker online exam is now available in English and Spanish. Scroll down to the Registration section on this page to register for the exam.</p> <p><font color="#dc3726"><strong>In order to receive&nbsp;certification, you must use your own ASHE website login to take the test.</strong> </font> If you are interested in group registration for 15 or more please email <a data-auth="NotApplicable" data-linkindex="2" data-ogsc="" href="mailto:asheEducation@aha.org" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">asheEducation@aha.org</a>.</p> </div> <div class="col-md-4"><img alt="ASHE worker holding ID" data-entity-type="" data-entity-uuid="" height="315" src="/sites/default/files/2020-04/ashe-worker_web.png" width="419" /> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--cta paragraph--view-mode--default"> <div class="cta-- "> <div class=> <div class="cta--field cta--field-text"><div class="row row-flex row-flex-wrap"> <div class="col-md-6"> <div class="panel" style="background-color:#F7F8FB; min-height:240px;"> <div class="panel-heading" style="margin-top:-10px;"> <h4 style="color:#003087">Contractors, subcontractors, and other workers</h4> </div> <div class="panel-body" style="height:220px"> <p class="text-align-center"><img alt="Are you in construction" src="/sites/default/files/2019-11/construction-icon.png" title="Are you in construction" /></p> <p class="panel-text">Get ASHE certified through our online program and show that you understand health care and will be ready to work as soon as you get on site.</p> </div> <div class="panel-footer" style="border:0"><a class="btn btn-primary btn-block" href="#contractor" title="Get Certified">Learn More</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="col-md-6"> <div class="panel" style="background-color:#F7F8FB; min-height:240px;"> <div class="panel-heading" style="margin-top:-10px;"> <h4 style="color:#003087">Health care leaders</h4> </div> <div class="panel-body" style="height:220px"> <p class="text-align-center"><img alt="Health care leaders" src="/sites/default/files/2019-11/hospital-icon.png" title="Health care leaders" /></p> <p class="panel-text">Protect your patients and your organization by requiring ASHE certifications in your bid specifications. Ensure that workers in your facility understand the health care environment.</p> </div> <div class="panel-footer" style="border:0"><a class="btn btn-primary btn-block" href="#leaders" title="Learn More">Learn More</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--cta paragraph--view-mode--default"> <div class="cta-- "> <div class=> <div class="cta--field cta--field-text"><h3>Contractors, subcontractors, and other workers</h3> <p><a id="contractor" name="contractor"></a></p> <p> </p> <!-- 2019 --> <div aria-multiselectable="true" class="panel-group" id="accordion" role="tablist"> <div class="panel panel-primary panel-hover"> <div class="panel-heading" id="heading1" role="tab"> <h4 class="panel-title text-align-justify"><a aria-controls="collapse1" aria-expanded="true" class="collapsed" data-parent="#accordion" data-target="#collapse1" data-toggle="collapse" role="button">Why should I get certified?</a></h4> </div> <div aria-labelledby="heading1" class="panel-collapse collapse in" id="collapse1" role="tabpanel"> <div class="panel-body text-align-justify">Many health care organizations require ASHE certification in bid specifications. For contractors and subcontractors, earning the certification can help you land jobs because you will show employers you are ready to work in health care facilities. ASHE recommends that each general contractor/project lead hold a Certified Healthcare Construction (CHC) certification, and that at least one CHC should be part of every health care construction project. ASHE recommends that everyone else on a job site should be a Certified Health Care Physical Environment Worker. ASHE’s certified worker program is unique because it is focused on patient safety and is the only certification of its kind backed by the American Hospital Association. Getting ASHE certified shows that you truly understand the complex health care physical environment.<br /><br /> ASHE has developed a chart showing which certifications are appropriate for various professionals.<br /><br /><a class="btn btn-primary" href="/system/files/media/file/2019/11/which-certification-is-right-for-me.pdf" target="_blank">Which certification is right for me?</a></div> </div> </div> <p class="text-align-justify"><!-- END 2019 --><!-- 2018 --></p> <div class="panel panel-primary"> <div class="panel-heading" id="heading2" role="tab"> <h4 class="panel-title text-align-justify"><a aria-controls="collapse2" aria-expanded="false" class="collapsed" data-parent="#accordion" data-target="#collapse2" data-toggle="collapse" role="button">How do I get certified?</a></h4> </div> <div aria-labelledby="heading2" class="panel-collapse collapse" id="collapse2" role="tabpanel"> <div class="panel-body text-align-justify">To become a Certified Health Care Physical Environment Worker, you need to pass a 1 hour, 75-question multiple choice exam. The exam is offered online so you can take it at any time. Upon successful completion of the exam you will earn a temporary badge that you can print to show you have passed the exam. A permanent badge featuring your name and photo will be mailed to you. Your name will also be added to the list of certified workers on the ASHE website, showing employers that you have successfully passed the exam. Your certification is valid for 3 years from the day you pass the exam.</div> </div> </div> <p class="text-align-justify"><!-- END 2018 --><!-- 2017 --></p> <div class="panel panel-primary"> <div class="panel-heading" id="heading3" role="tab"> <h4 class="panel-title text-align-justify"><a aria-controls="collapse3" aria-expanded="false" class="collapsed" data-parent="#accordion" data-target="#collapse3" data-toggle="collapse" role="button">How much does it cost?</a></h4> </div> <div aria-labelledby="heading3" class="panel-collapse collapse" id="collapse3" role="tabpanel"> <div class="panel-body text-align-justify">The Certified Health Care Physical Environment Worker exam costs $50, and the certification is valid for 3 years. ASHE members get a discounted price of $40. More information about becoming an ASHE member is available online.</div> </div> </div> <p class="text-align-justify"><!-- END 2017 --><!-- 2016 --></p> <div class="panel panel-primary"> <div class="panel-heading" id="heading4" role="tab"> <h4 class="panel-title text-align-justify"><a aria-controls="collapse4" aria-expanded="false" class="collapsed" data-parent="#accordion" data-target="#collapse4" data-toggle="collapse" role="button">What do I need to know to take the exam?</a></h4> </div> <div aria-labelledby="heading4" class="panel-collapse collapse" id="collapse4" role="tabpanel"> <div class="panel-body text-align-justify"> <p>The exam covers basic topics that workers need to know about working in health care and how it is different than working in other industries. The 10 main topics include:</p> <ol><li>Construction in health care facilities</li> <li>Construction risk assessments</li> <li>Infection control and prevention</li> <li>Infection Control Risk Assessments (ICRA)</li> <li>Non-infectious environmental risks</li> <li>Construction practices in health care facilities</li> <li>Life safety and fire safety</li> <li>Interim life safety measures</li> <li>Utility system shutdowns</li> <li>Project closeout and transition to occupancy</li> </ol></div> </div> <p class="text-align-justify"><!-- END 2016 --><!-- 2015 --></p> <div class="panel panel-primary"> <div class="panel-heading" id="heading5" role="tab"> <h4 class="panel-title text-align-justify"><a aria-controls="collapse5" aria-expanded="false" class="collapsed" data-parent="#accordion" data-target="#collapse5" data-toggle="collapse" role="button">How do I prepare for the exams?</a></h4> </div> <div aria-labelledby="heading5" class="panel-collapse collapse" id="collapse5" role="tabpanel"> <div class="panel-body text-align-justify"> <div class="row"> <div class="col-sm-9"> <p>ASHE offers several resources to help you prepare for the exam. ASHE members get discounted rates to access these preparation materials. Resources include:</p> <ul><li>Book: <a href="https://ams.aha.org/EWEB/DynamicPage.aspx?WebCode=ProdDetailAdd&amp;ivd_prc_prd_key=9e57a254-ffde-4041-8374-9709b23e0b26">Working in Health Care Handbook: A Guide for Facility Business Partners, Construction Professionals, and Subcontractors</a></li> <li>Education program: <a href="/education/certified-worker-review">Working in Health Care: Certified Health Care Physical Environment Worker Education &amp; Exam Review</a></li> <li>Online education program: <a href="https://kshe.site-ym.com/page/sd1_training" target="_blank">Safe Day One</a>, offered by the Kentucky Society of Healthcare Engineers, an ASHE Preferred education provided and Prep Course for the Certified Physical Environment Worker Certification</li> <li>Video: <a href="https://ams.aha.org/eweb/?ahabu=ASHE&amp;webcode=eventinfo&amp;Reg_evt_key=198118C5-2F01-4E9A-A4F9-4F471C58B2B6&amp;">Today You Are Healthcare</a>, an online training video for construction workers.</li> </ul></div> <div class="col-sm-3"><img alt="Working in Health Care cover" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="b8410463-eda5-4425-b1c6-2970914feed3" src="/sites/default/files/inline-images/Working-in-Health-Care_Page_web.png" style="padding:0 12px;" class="align-right" /></div> </div> </div> </div> <!-- panel-group --></div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--cta paragraph--view-mode--default"> <div class="cta-- "> <div class=> <div class="cta--field cta--field-text"><h3>Health care leaders</h3> <p><a id="leaders" name="leaders"></a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <!-- 2019 --> <div aria-multiselectable="true" class="panel-group" id="accordion" role="tablist"> <div class="panel panel-primary panel-hover"> <div class="panel-heading" id="heading6" role="tab"> <h4 class="panel-title text-align-justify"><a aria-controls="collapse1" aria-expanded="true" class="collapsed" data-parent="#accordion" data-target="#collapse6" data-toggle="collapse" role="button">Why should I require certifications for those working in my facility?</a></h4> </div> <div aria-labelledby="heading6" class="panel-collapse collapse in" id="collapse6" role="tabpanel"> <div class="panel-body text-align-justify">Requiring certifications in bid specifications for health care construction projects can help reduce risk by ensuring that everyone on the job site understands the complexity of health care construction. ASHE certifications are unique because they are focused on patient safety and are the only certifications of their kind backed by the American Hospital Association. Getting ASHE certified means that workers truly understand the health care physical environment.</div> </div> </div> <p class="text-align-justify"><!-- END 2019 --><!-- 2018 --></p> <div class="panel panel-primary"> <div class="panel-heading" id="heading7" role="tab"> <h4 class="panel-title text-align-justify"><a aria-controls="collapse2" aria-expanded="false" class="collapsed" data-parent="#accordion" data-target="#collapse7" data-toggle="collapse" role="button">Which certifications should I require in my bid specs?</a></h4> </div> <div aria-labelledby="heading7" class="panel-collapse collapse" id="collapse7" role="tabpanel"> <div class="panel-body text-align-justify">ASHE recommends requiring general contractors and project leads to hold a Certified Healthcare Construction (CHC) certification. There should be at least one CHC working on every health care construction project. Bid specifications should require everyone else on a job site to be a Certified Health Care Physical Environment Worker. ASHE has developed a chart showing more information about various certifications.</div> </div> </div> <p class="text-align-justify"><!-- END 2018 --><!-- 2017 --></p> <div class="panel panel-primary"> <div class="panel-heading" id="heading8" role="tab"> <h4 class="panel-title text-align-justify"><a aria-controls="collapse3" aria-expanded="false" class="collapsed" data-parent="#accordion" data-target="#collapse8" data-toggle="collapse" role="button">Is there sample bid spec language I can use?</a></h4> </div> <div aria-labelledby="heading8" class="panel-collapse collapse" id="collapse8" role="tabpanel"> <div class="panel-body text-align-justify">The following example is based on the American Institute of Architects document A201-2017 General Conditions of the Contract for Construction. Similar language can be included in Associated General Contractors documents or any customized construction document.<br /> <br /> Example: <strong>A201-2017 General Conditions of the Contract for Construction</strong><br /> <br /> <strong>A201-2017 General Conditions of the Contract for Construction 3.9 Superintendent<br /> <br /> REVISE § 3.9.1 The Contractor shall employ a superintendent <u>that is a Certified Healthcare Constructor as certified by the American Hospital Association Certification Center</u> and necessary assistants who shall be in attendance at the Project site during performance of the Work. The superintendent shall represent the Contractor, and communications given to the superintendent shall be as binding as if given to the Contractor.<br /> <br /> REVISE § 3.4.3 The Contractor shall enforce strict discipline and good order among the Contractor’s employees and other persons carrying out the Work. <u>All employees and other persons carrying out the work shall possess a valid Certified Health Care Physical Environment Worker certification from the American Society for Health Care Engineering</u>. The Contractor shall not permit employment of unfit persons or persons not properly skilled in tasks assigned to them.</strong></div> </div> </div> <!-- END 2017 --><!-- 2016 --><!-- panel-group --></div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--cta paragraph--view-mode--default"> <div class="cta-- "> <div class=> <div class="cta--field cta--field-header color-heritage-blue">Registration (test only)</div> <div class="cta--field cta--field-text"><p class="text-align-justify">Member Price: $40<br /> Non-member Price: $50</p> <p class="text-align-justify"><a class="btn btn-primary" href="https://ams.aha.org/EWEB/?ahabu=ASHE&amp;Action=Add&amp;ObjectKeyFrom=1A83491A-9853-4C87-86A4-F7D95601C2E2&amp;WebCode=ProdDetailAdd&amp;DoNotSave=yes&amp;ParentObject=CentralizedOrderEntry&amp;ParentDataObject=Invoice%20Detail&amp;ivd_formkey=69202792-63d7-4ba2-bf4e-a0da41270555&amp;ivd_prc_prd_key=244316e9-f510-40e4-b649-f93aee449602 ">Register Today (ENGLISH)</a></p> <p class="text-align-justify"><a class="btn btn-primary" href="https://ams.aha.org/EWEB/?ahabu=ASHE&amp;Action=Add&amp;ObjectKeyFrom=1A83491A-9853-4C87-86A4-F7D95601C2E2&amp;WebCode=ProdDetailAdd&amp;DoNotSave=yes&amp;ParentObject=CentralizedOrderEntry&amp;ParentDataObject=Invoice%20Detail&amp;ivd_formkey=69202792-63d7-4ba2-bf4e-a0da41270555&amp;ivd_prc_prd_key=44e5b0d7-d54f-4b37-992d-c80f34a968e4 ">Register Today (SPANISH)</a></p> <p><br /> <font color="#dc3726">In order to receive&nbsp;certification, you must use your own ASHE website login to take the test. </font> If you are interested in group registration for 15 or more please email <a href="ashe@aha.org.">ashe@aha.org.</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> <article role="article"> <div class="reusable-cta--theme- reusable-cta--container cta-background-color-"> <div class="reusable-cta--text-fields-container "> <div class="reusable-cta--field cta--field-text color-"> <div class="field_text"><style type="text/css">.jumbotron.styled .content, .styled.hero .content {background: none !important ; 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padding: 0 25px; height: 50px; font-size: 18px; font-weight: bold; line-height: 50px; border-radius: 25px; background-color: #f1f1f1; } .chip img { float: left; margin: 0 10px 0 -25px; height: 50px; width: 50px; border-radius: 50%; } </style> </div> </div> </div> </div> </article> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--cta paragraph--view-mode--default"> <div class="cta-- "> <div class=> <div class="cta--field cta--field-text"><p>Virtual Instructor-Led Trainings are live facilitated online programs delivered in an interactive, engaging format.</p> <h3 class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom: 0.0001pt; line-height: normal;"><strong>Working in Health Care: Certified Health Care Physical Environment Worker Education &amp; Exam Review</strong></h3> <p><br /> <strong>1/2 Day – 2 CECs<br /> 1 Day – 4 CECs</strong><br /> <br /> As a subcontractor or specialty contractor, it’s important to understand the complexities of working in a health care construction environment…</p> <p>This in-person or virtual, instructor-led program offers training for subcontractors, specialty contractors and those who are working in the health care environment. Participants will gain knowledge of the unique intricacies of working in a hospital or other health care facility, and can showcase their participation in this program to market their subcontractor or specialty contractor services.</p> <p>Topics covered in this program include risks to patients during construction; fundamentals of Life Safety and Interim Life Safety Measures (ILSM); infection prevention; equipment and systems unique to health care facilities; and customer and patient expectations.</p> <h4>Provided with this program:</h4> <ul> <li>Course materials that supplement your learning</li> <li>Certificate of course attendance that can be used to market your knowledge</li> <li>Solid preparation for certified health care physical environment worker certification examination</li> </ul> <p><em><strong style="color: red">Please note:</strong>&nbsp;</em>The program fee does not include the exam fee, nor does it register you for the Certified Health Care Physical Environment Worker Exam. &nbsp;Participation in the review program does not guarantee a passing score on the exam.&nbsp;To register for the Certified Health Care Physical Environment Worker Exam, <a href="https://www.ashe.org/education/certified-worker">please click here.</a></p> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--cta paragraph--view-mode--default"> <div class="cta-- "> <div class=> <div class="cta--field cta--field-text"><h3>Important Information</h3> <div aria-multiselectable="true" class="panel-group" id="accordion" role="tablist"> <div class="panel panel-default"> <div class="panel-heading" id="heading1" role="tab"> <h5 class="panel-title"><a aria-controls="item1" aria-expanded="true" data-parent="#accordion" data-target="#example1" data-toggle="collapse" role="button">Intended Audience and Learning Outcomes</a></h5> </div> <div aria-labelledby="heading1" class="panel-collapse collapse" id="example1" role="tabpanel"> <div class="panel-body"> <p><strong>Intended Audience</strong></p> <ul> <li>Subcontractors</li> <li>Specialty contractors</li> <li>It is recommended that general contractors and construction project managers take ASHE’s&nbsp;<a href="/education/hcc"><em>Health Care Construction Workshop&nbsp;</em></a>and that at least one person on the job site has the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.aha.org/career-resources/certification-center/chc" target="_blank"><em>Certified Healthcare Constructor (CHC) Certification</em></a>&nbsp;It is then recommended that anyone else on the job site should be a&nbsp;<a href="/education/certified-worker"><em>Certified Health Care Physical Environment Worker</em></a>.</li> </ul> <p><strong>Learning Outcomes</strong></p> <ul> <li>Articulate factors that are unique to the construction and renovation of health care facilities and implement best practices based on those factors.</li> <li>Implement the precautions required for construction in a health care facility to ensure safe and effective healing environments are maintained during a project.</li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> <div class="panel panel-default"> <div class="panel-heading" id="heading2" role="tab"> <h4 class="panel-title"><a aria-controls="item2" aria-expanded="false" class="collapsed" data-parent="#accordion" data-target="#example2" data-toggle="collapse" role="button">Program Pricing</a></h4> </div> <div aria-labelledby="heading2" class="panel-collapse collapse" id="example2" role="tabpanel"> <div class="panel-body"> <p><a href="/ASHE_membership">Become an ASHE member</a> to receive the discounted rate along with all the Society has to offer!</p> <p><strong>If you’re not an ASHE member, a membership can be added during the registration process to receive the member rate.</strong></p> <p><strong>ASHE Academy/Pre-conference</strong></p> <ul> <li><strong>ASHE Member:</strong> $365</li> <li><strong>Nonmember of ASHE:</strong> $465</li> </ul> <p><em>*If hosted by “ABCDE GROUP” - The host organization determines pricing, registration, and coordination of these hosted programs/events. Registrations for hosted programs are not transferable to other ASHE programs.</em></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="panel panel-default"> <div class="panel-heading" id="heading5" role="tab"> <h4 class="panel-title"><a aria-controls="item2" aria-expanded="false" class="collapsed" data-parent="#accordion" data-target="#example5" data-toggle="collapse" role="button">AHA CECs</a></h4> </div> <div aria-labelledby="heading5" class="panel-collapse collapse" id="example5" role="tabpanel"> <div class="panel-body"> <p><strogn><strong> 1/2 Day – 2 CECs </strong>(1 CEC = 1 contact hour)<br /> <strong>1 Day – 4 CECs</strong> (1 CEC = 1 contact hour)</strogn></p> <p><em>Credit hours can be used toward the renewal of the&nbsp;<a href="/education/chfm" ref="/education/chfm/index.shtml">Certified Health Care Facility Manager</a>&nbsp;(CHFM) credential and the&nbsp;<a href="/education/chc">Certified Health Care Constructor</a>&nbsp;(CHC) credential.</em></p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <article role="article"> <div class="reusable-cta--theme- reusable-cta--container cta-background-color-"> <div class="reusable-cta--text-fields-container "> <div class="reusable-cta--field cta--field-text color-"> <div class="field_text"><div aria-multiselectable="true" class="panel-group" id="accordion2" role="tablist"> <div class="panel panel-default"> <div class="panel-heading" id="heading-agenda" role="tab"> <h5 class="panel-title"><a aria-controls="item-agenda" aria-expanded="false" class="collapsed" data-parent="#accordion2" data-target="#agenda" data-toggle="collapse" role="button">Program Agenda</a></h5> </div> <div aria-labelledby="headingagenda" class="panel-collapse collapse" id="agenda" role="tabpanel"> <div class="panel-body"> <p><strong>Half Day Schedule</strong></p> <table class="table table-sm table-striped"> <tbody> <tr> <td><strong>1/2 Day A.M.</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td>7-8 a.m.</td> <td>Check-in/continental breakfast</td> </tr> <tr> <td>8 a.m.-12 p.m.</td> <td>Program</td> </tr> <tr> <td><strong>1/2 Day P.M.</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td>12:30-1 p.m.</td> <td>Check-in</td> </tr> <tr> <td>1-5 p.m.</td> <td>Program</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><strong>Full Day Schedule</strong></p> <table class="table table-sm table-striped"> <tbody> <tr> <td>7-8 a.m.</td> <td>Check-in/continental breakfast</td> </tr> <tr> <td>8 a.m.-12 p.m.</td> <td>Program</td> </tr> <tr> <td>12-1 p.m.</td> <td>Lunch (on your own)</td> </tr> <tr> <td>1-5 p.m.</td> <td>Program</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div> </div> </div> <div class="panel panel-default"> <div class="panel-heading" id="heading-hotel" role="tab"> <h5 class="panel-title"><a aria-controls="item-hotel" aria-expanded="false" class="collapsed" data-parent="#accordion2" data-target="#hotel" data-toggle="collapse" role="button">Hotel Information</a></h5> </div> <div aria-labelledby="headinghotel" class="panel-collapse collapse" id="hotel" role="tabpanel"> <div class="panel-body"> <p><strong><font color="#d50032">(TBD)</font></strong></p> <!--<p><strong>ASHE Academy <font color="#d50032">(TBD)</font></strong></p> <p><span style="color: #003087; font-weight: bold;">Nashville</span><br /> <strong>May 4-8, 2020</strong><br /> Holiday Inn &amp; Suites<br /> Nashville Downtown<br /> 415 4th Avenue South<br /> Nashville, TN 37201<br /> $229 per night plus application fees/taxes<br /> <strong>Room blocks are limited and available first come first serve. </strong></p> <p><a class="btn btn-primary btn-small" href="https://www.ihg.com/holidayinn/hotels/us/en/find-hotels/hotel/rooms?qDest=415%204th%20Avenue%20South,%20Nashville,%20TN,%20US&amp;qCiMy=42020&amp;qCiD=3&amp;qCoMy=42020&amp;qCoD=8&amp;qAdlt=1&amp;qChld=0&amp;qRms=1&amp;qIta=99801505&amp;qGrpCd=AMH&amp;qSlH=BNASH&amp;qAkamaiCC=US&amp;qSrt=sBR&amp;qBrs=re.ic.in.vn.cp.vx.hi.ex.rs.cv.sb.cw.ma.ul.ki.va.ii.&amp;qWch=0&amp;qSmP=1&amp;setPMCookies=true&amp;qRad=30&amp;qRdU=mi&amp;srb_u=1&amp;qSHBrC=HI&amp;icdv=99801505" role="button" target="_blank" title="Book A Room">Book A Room</a></p> <p><span style="color: #003087; font-weight: bold;">Las Vegas</span><br /> November 9-13, 2020<br /> Renaissance Las Vegas<br /> 3400 Paradise Rd.<br /> Las Vegas, NV 89169<br /> Call the Central Reservations Department at 800-750-0980 to make reservations.<br /> $149 per night PLUS $10 destination fee<br /> <strong>Last Day to Book: October 12, 2020<br /> Room blocks are limited and available first come first serve.</strong></p> <p><strong>Health Care Construction Workshop <font color="#d50032">(The program will be held at each hotel location below)</font></strong></p> <p><strong>March 23-24, 2020</strong><br /> Grand Hyatt San Antonio<br /> 600 East Market Street<br /> San Antonio, TX 78205<br /> $258 per night plus applicable fees/taxes<br /> <strong>Reservations cutoff: February 25, 2020, or until the room blocks are filled.</strong></p> <p><a class="btn btn-primary btn-small" href="https://www.hyatt.com/en-US/group-booking/SATGH/G-AHSN" role="button" target="_blank" title="Book A Room">Book a Room</a></p> <p><strong>August 3-4, 2020</strong><br /> Hyatt Regency<br /> Chicago<br /> 151 E. Wacker Drive<br /> Chicago, IL, 60601<br /> 312-565-1234</p> <p><strong>ASHE Education Showcases <font color="#d50032">(All education showcase courses will be held at AHA/ASHE headquarters in Chicago, IL)</font></strong></p> <p><span style="color: #003087; font-weight: bold;">ASHE/AHA</span><br /> 155 N Wacker Drive<br /> 2nd Floor, Ballroom AB<br /> Chicago, IL 60606</p> <p><strong>Program Dates</strong></p> <ul> <li>April 2-3, 2020</li> <li>June 29-30, 2020</li> <li>September 1-2, 2020</li> <li>December 2-3, 2020</li> </ul> <p><strong>Recommended hotels (3 blocks walking) near ASHE/AHA headquarters</strong></p> <p><strong>Holiday Inn Chicago-Mart Plaza River North</strong><br /> Apparel Center, N Orleans St Drive<br /> Chicago, IL 60654<br /> 312-836-5000</p> <p><strong>Hyatt Place Chicago/Downtown-The Loop</strong><br /> 28 N Franklin St.<br /> Chicago, IL 60606<br /> 312-955-0950</p> <p><strong>Kimpton Hotel Allegro</strong><br /> 171 W Randolph St.<br /> Chicago, IL 60601<br /> 312-236-012</p> <p><strong>La Quinta Inn &amp; Suites by Wyndham Chicago Downtown</strong><br /> 1 S. Franklin St.<br /> Chicago, IL 60606<br /> 312-558-1020</p> </div>--> </div> </div> <div class="panel panel-default"> <div class="panel-heading" id="heading-travel" role="tab"> <h5 class="panel-title"><a aria-controls="item-travel" aria-expanded="false" class="collapsed" data-parent="#accordion2" data-target="#travel" data-toggle="collapse" role="button">Travel Discounts</a></h5> </div> <div aria-labelledby="headingtravel" class="panel-collapse collapse" id="travel" role="tabpanel"> <div class="panel-body"> <p>Not available</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="panel panel-default"> <div class="panel-heading" id="heading1A" role="tab"> <h5 class="panel-title"><a aria-controls="item1A" aria-expanded="false" class="collapsed" data-parent="#accordion2" data-target="#example1A" data-toggle="collapse" role="button">Cancellation and Substitution Policy</a></h5> </div> <div aria-labelledby="heading1A" class="panel-collapse collapse" id="example1A" role="tabpanel"> <div class="panel-body"> <p>Registration fees, less a $75 cancellation fee, are refundable if written notice is received five working days prior to the program. Membership payment to renew/join ASHE is not refundable nor transferable. Please email a cancellation request to ASHE at ashe@aha.org or call 312-422-3800. Registrants unable to attend may send an alternate. If the alternate is not a member, the non-member fee will be applied. Transferring is subject to availability. No on-site substitutions will be allowed. ASHE reserves the right to cancel or reschedule the program due to insufficient registration.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="panel panel-default"> <div class="panel-heading" id="heading2A" role="tab"> <h5 class="panel-title"><a aria-controls="item2A" aria-expanded="false" class="collapsed" data-parent="#accordion2" data-target="#example2A" data-toggle="collapse" role="button">ADA Requirements</a></h5> </div> <div aria-labelledby="heading2A" class="panel-collapse collapse" id="example2A" role="tabpanel"> <div class="panel-body"> <p>ASHE complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act and strives to ensure that no individual with a disability is deprived of the opportunity to participate in this program solely by reason of that disability. Through its agents, ASHE will provide reasonable accommodations for a candidate with a disability who requests accommodations. Requests can be made by sending a written request 30 days in advance of the event to ASHE at <a href="mailto:ashe@aha.org">ashe@aha.org</a>.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </article> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--cta paragraph--view-mode--default"> <div class="cta-- "> <div class=> <div class="cta--field cta--field-text"><p style="clear:both;">&nbsp;</p> <p><a class="btn btn-primary btn-sm" href="/education/face-to-face" role="button">View All Face-to-Face Education</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<a class="btn btn-primary btn-sm" href="/node/211111" role="button">View All Programs</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field_sidebar_elements"> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--sidebar paragraph--view-mode--default"> <div class="field_sidebar_item"> <div> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--sidebar-item paragraph--view-mode--default"> <div class="sidebar-item--container"> <div class="field_reusable_cta"><article role="article"> <div class="reusable-cta--theme- reusable-cta--container cta-background-color-"> <div class="reusable-cta--text-fields-container "> <div class="reusable-cta--field cta--field-text color-"> <div class="field_text"><div class="panel panel-primary"> <div class="panel-heading"> <h5 class="panel-title">Course Schedule</h5> </div> <div class="panel-body"> <h4>2021</h4> <p><font color="#003087"><strong>November 12, 2021</strong></font><br /> <strong>ASHE Academy</strong><br /> Las Vegas, NV&nbsp;<em><strong>&nbsp;</strong></em><br /> <br /> <a class="btn btn-primary btn-small" href="https://cvent.me/zPd3Qw" roll="button" title="Register">Register</a></p> <hr /> <h4>2022</h4> <p><b><font color="#003087">February 15, 2022</font><br /> Hosted by ABC Keystone</b><br /> Manheim, PA&nbsp;<em><strong>&nbsp;</strong></em><br /> <br /> <a class="btn btn-primary btn-small" href="https://abckeystone.org/event/ashe-working-in-health-care-certified-health-care-physical-environment-worker-education-exam-review/" roll="button" title="Register">Register</a></p> <p>REGISTER EARLY FOR A DISCOUNT! –<i>&nbsp;SPACE IS LIMITED!</i></p> <p><strong><strong>&nbsp;</strong></strong><br /> <strong><strong>*Dates and locations are subject to change.&nbsp;</strong></strong></p> </div> <div class="panel-footer"> <p><strong><strong><strong>This course is also available as a hosted program.</strong></strong></strong></p> <p><strong><strong>*If hosted by “ABCDE GROUP” - The host organization determines pricing, registration, and coordination of these hosted programs/events. 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To develop leaders in facility management and construction who understand the complexity of health care facilities, ASHE offers three professional certifications: Certified Healthcare Constructor (CHC), Certified Healthcare Facility Manager (CHFM), and Certified Health Care Physical Environment Worker.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;<br /> Click the below to learn more about each certification, or <a href="/system/files/media/file/2019/11/which-certification-is-right-for-me.pdf">view this chart</a>&nbsp;showing which certification may be right for you.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--cta paragraph--view-mode--default"> <div class="cta-- "> <div class=> <div class="cta--field cta--field-text"><!-- THIS SECTION IS HIDDEN UNTIL THE REPLACEMENT IS APPROVED AND THEN IT CAN BE DELETED <div class="row row-flex row-flex-wrap"> <div class="col-md-6"> <div class="panel" style="background-image: url(/sites/default/files/2019-09/ASHE_CHC_boxlogo.png); background-size:cover; background-position:center; background-color:#F7F8FB;"> <div class="panel-heading" style="margin-top:-10px;"> <h4 style="color:#003087">Certified Healthcare Constructor</h4> </div> <div class="panel-body" style="min-height:240px; "> <p class="panel-text">&nbsp;</p> <p><a class="btn btn-primary" href="http://www.aha.org/certifcenter/CHC/index.shtml" role="button" target="_blank">Learn More</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p class="panel-text"><strong><a href="https://ams.aha.org/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?site=aha&amp;WebCode=runreports&amp;RedirectUrl=https%3A%2F%2Fams.aha.org%2Feweb%2FReports%2FReportStart.aspx%3FReportKey%3Dc61e4e61-dc4e-4cc3-a20c-790963bebfd3%26cpg_code%3Dchc%26new_certs%3Dno&amp;_ga=2.59966701.1907122244.1568221718-1251654362.1560434871">View Certificate Holders</a></strong></p> <p class="panel-text"><strong><a href="http://documents.goamp.com/Publications/candidateHandbooks/AHA-CHC-handbook.pdf">Download Handbook</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="badge badge-primary">pdf</span></strong></p> <p class="panel-text"><strong><a href="/resources/chcexamprep.shtml">CHC Preparation Resources</a></strong></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="col-md-6"> <div class="panel" style="background-image: url(/sites/default/files/2019-09/ASHE_CMFP_boxlogo.png); background-size:cover; background-position:center; background-color:#F7F8FB; "> <div class="panel-heading" style="margin-top:-10px;"> <h4 style="color:#003087">Certified Healthcare Facility Manager</h4> </div> <div class="panel-body"> <p class="panel-text">&nbsp;</p> <p><a class="btn btn-primary" href="http://www.aha.org/certifcenter/CHFM/index.shtml" role="button" target="_blank">Learn More</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong><a href="https://ams.aha.org/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?site=aha&amp;WebCode=runreports&amp;RedirectUrl=https%3A%2F%2Fams.aha.org%2Feweb%2FReports%2FReportStart.aspx%3FReportKey%3Dc61e4e61-dc4e-4cc3-a20c-790963bebfd3%26cpg_code%3Dchfm%26new_certs%3Dno&amp;_ga=2.54021480.1907122244.1568221718-1251654362.1560434871">View Certificate Holders</a></strong></p> <p><strong><a href="http://documents.goamp.com/Publications/candidateHandbooks/AHA-CHFM-handbook.pdf">Download Handbook</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="badge badge-primary">pdf</span></strong></p> <p><strong><a href="/resources/chfmexamprep.shtml">CHC Preparation Resources</a></strong></p> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="row row-flex row-flex-wrap"> <div class="col-md-6"> <div class="panel" style="background: url(/sites/default/files/2019-09/ASHE_HCPEW_boxlogo.png); background-size:cover; background-position:center; background-color:#F7F8FB;"> <div class="panel-heading" style="margin-top:-10px;"> <h4 style="color:#003087">Health Care Physical Environment Worker Certification</h4> </div> <div class="panel-body" style="min-height: 240px; ;"> <p class="panel-text">&nbsp;</p> <p><a class="btn btn-primary" href="/education/certified-worker" target="_BLANK"><strong>Learn More</strong></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="col-md-6"> <div class="panel" style="background-image: url(/sites/default/files/2019-09/ASHE_ACHA_boxlogo.png); background-size:cover; background-position:center; background-color:#F7F8FB;"> <div class="panel-heading" style="margin-top:-10px;"> <h4 style="color:#003087">American College of Healthcare Architects Certifaction</h4> </div> <div class="panel-body"> <p class="panel-text">&nbsp;</p> <p><strong><a class="btn btn-primary" href="http://www.healtharchitects.org/Pages/ACHA-Exam-and-Requirements.aspx" role="button" target="_blank">Learn More</a></strong></p> </div> </div> </div> </div> ---></div> </div> </div> </div> <article role="article"> <div class="reusable-cta--theme- reusable-cta--container cta-background-color-"> <div class="reusable-cta--text-fields-container "> <div class="reusable-cta--field cta--field-text color-"> <div class="field_text"><!-- this CTA contains styles that override existing CSS --><!-- this is CTA button and headers--> <style type="text/css">.paragraph--type--cta-carousel-group .cta_carousel_item .carousel-caption h3 { color: #003087; 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background-image: url(/sites/default/files/2020-01/CHClogobox-300px.png)"> <div class="panel-heading" style="margin-top:-10px;"> <h4 style="color:#003087"><a href="http://www.aha.org/certifcenter/CHC/index.shtml" target="_blank">Certified Healthcare Constructor</a><br /> &nbsp;</h4> </div> <div class="panel-body"> <p class="panel-text small"><a href="https://ams.aha.org/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?site=aha&amp;WebCode=runreports&amp;RedirectUrl=https%3A%2F%2Fams.aha.org%2Feweb%2FReports%2FReportStart.aspx%3FReportKey%3Dc61e4e61-dc4e-4cc3-a20c-790963bebfd3%26cpg_code%3Dchc%26new_certs%3Dno&amp;_ga=2.59966701.1907122244.1568221718-1251654362.1560434871">View Certificate Holders</a></p> <p class="panel-text small"><a href="http://documents.goamp.com/Publications/candidateHandbooks/AHA-CHC-handbook.pdf">Download Handbook</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="badge badge-primary">pdf</span></p> <p class="panel-text small"><a href="/resources/chcexamprep.shtml">CHC Preparation Resources</a></p> </div> <div class="panel-footer"> <p class="text-align-center"><a class="text-center btn btn-primary btn-block" href="http://www.aha.org/certifcenter/CHC/index.shtml" role="button" target="_blank"><strong>Get Certified</strong></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="col-md-6"> <div class="panel boxImage" style="background-image: url(/sites/default/files/2020-01/CHFMlogobox-300px.png)"> <div class="panel-heading" style="margin-top:-10px;"> <h4 style="color:#003087; width: 75%"><a href="http://www.aha.org/certifcenter/CHFM/index.shtml" target="_BLANK">Certified Healthcare Facility Manager</a><br /> &nbsp;</h4> </div> <div class="panel-body"> <p class="panel-text small"><a href="https://ams.aha.org/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?site=aha&amp;WebCode=runreports&amp;RedirectUrl=https%3A%2F%2Fams.aha.org%2Feweb%2FReports%2FReportStart.aspx%3FReportKey%3Dc61e4e61-dc4e-4cc3-a20c-790963bebfd3%26cpg_code%3Dchfm%26new_certs%3Dno&amp;_ga=2.54021480.1907122244.1568221718-1251654362.1560434871">View Certificate Holders</a></p> <p class="panel-text small"><a href="http://documents.goamp.com/Publications/candidateHandbooks/AHA-CHFM-handbook.pdf">Download Handbook</a>&nbsp;&nbsp;<span class="badge badge-primary">pdf</span></p> <p class="panel-text small"><a href="/resources/chfmexamprep.shtml">CHFM Preparation Resources</a></p> </div> <div class="panel-footer"> <p><a class="btn btn-primary btn-block" href="http://www.aha.org/certifcenter/CHFM/index.shtml" target="_BLANK"><strong>Get Certified</strong></a></p> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="row row-flex row-flex-wrap"> <div class="col-md-6"> <div class="panel boxImage" style="min-height: 160px !important; background-image: url(/sites/default/files/2020-01/ASHEcertifiedlogobox-v2-300px.png)"> <div class="panel-heading" style="margin-top:-10px;"> <h4 style="color:#003087; width: 75%"><a href="/education/certified-worker" target="_BLANK">Health Care Physical Environment Worker Certification</a></h4> </div> <div class="panel-body"> <p class="panel-text small">&nbsp;</p> </div> <div class="panel-footer"> <p><a class="text-center btn btn-primary btn-block" href="/education/certified-worker" target="_BLANK"><strong>Learn More</strong></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="col-md-6"> <div class="panel boxImage" style="background-image: url(/sites/default/files/2020-01/ACHAlogobox-300px.png)"> <div class="panel-heading" style="margin-top:-10px;"> <h4 style="color:#003087; width: 75%"><a href="https://healtharchitects.org/" target="_BLANK">American College of Healthcare Architects Certification</a></h4> </div> <div class="panel-body"> <p class="panel-text small">&nbsp;</p> </div> <div class="panel-footer"> <p><a class="btn btn-primary btn-block" href="https://healtharchitects.org/" target="_BLANK"><strong>Learn More</strong></a></p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field_topics"> <div><a href="/topics/certifications" class="topic" hreflang="en">Certifications</a></div> </div> Thu, 01 Jan 1970 00:00:00 +0000 aha 210906 at https://www.ashe.org