We are pleased to offer a wide breadth of information-sharing, education and networking opportunities at this year's ASHHRA event
Chicago, IL (Vocus) September 22, 2010
AHA Solutions, Inc., a subsidiary of the American Hospital Association (AHA) focused on improving the operational performance of hospitals, will showcase its field leadership, education, research and health care recruiting services available to hospital human resources (HR) professionals at the 46th Annual American Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration (ASHHRA) Annual Conference & Exposition September 25-28th at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, Fla.
"We are pleased to offer a wide breadth of information-sharing, education and networking opportunities at this year's ASHHRA event,” said Anthony Burke, CEO of AHA Solutions. ”We believe we are a strong resource to the hospital HR community.”
Many of ASHHRA’s members are dealing with critical issues such as: adapting to health care reform; workforce shortages; attracting/retaining the right talent; and the adoption of technology to meet regulatory compliance and improve efficiency. To help them, AHA Solutions will stage a focus group to learn more about the need for educational and strategic consulting services that can drive health care product and service innovation.
The AHA Solutions booth will feature in booth live educational presentations from AHA Solutions’ executives and hospital HR leaders. The 15 minute learning sessions include titles such as:
Bronson Healthcare Perspectives on Enhanced Employee and Patient Satisfaction
Satisfied Employees = Satisfied Patients
Job Descriptions and Employee Performance Measurement
Valley Baptist Health System - Serves, Retains and Outperforms
Emerging Trends in Online Recruiting
Responding to Today's Health Care Recruitment Challenges Through Network Collaboration
Executives from AHA CareerCenter.org and the National Healthcare Career Network will also be on hand during ASHHRA’s annual meeting to help HR professionals with the unique challenges they face and the NHCN will sponsor the Center for Excellence, a highly interactive information station for attendees.
According to Amy Goble, AHA Solutions vice president, "Hospitals face growing demand for their services and staffing shortages can impact operational performance and patient care. HR leaders visiting our booth can learn how to streamline and improve recruitment of highly qualified health care talent with resources such as AHACareerCenter.org and the National Healthcare Career Network (NHCN).”
For additional information, please visit AHA Solutions in booth #401 or AHACareerCenter.org in booth #501. Conference attendees are invited to visit NHCN partners (AHACareerCenter.org booth #501, ASHHRA booth #419, ANA booth #537 or the Center for Excellence) to receive a coupon for 20% off any network job posting.
The American Hospital Association (AHA) is a not-for-profit association of health care provider organizations and individuals that are committed to the health improvement of their communities. The AHA is the national advocate for its members, which includes more than 5000 hospitals, health care systems, networks, and other providers of care, and 38,000 individuals. Founded in 1898, the AHA provides education for health care leaders and is a source of information on health care issues and trends. For more information, visit the AHA Web site at http://www.aha.org.
About the National Healthcare Career Network and AHACareerCenter.org:
Recognizing that critical staffing issues threaten hospitals' performance and quality of care, the American Hospital Association co-founded the National Healthcare Career Network (NHCN) with Boxwood and ASAE (American Society of Association Executives). By aligning more than 220 trade associations and professional societies on a common platform, NHCN provides health care organizations with access to a high quality talent pool of more than two million members, as well as vast data sources and career development-related tools housed in the affiliate associations. As part of the NHCN initiative, AHA Solutions manages AHACareerCenter.org, the lead online site matching health care employers with the highest qualified candidates. For more information, call 800-242-4677, email careers(at)aha(dot)org, or visit: http://www.ahacareercenter.org.
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