Leadership

May 25, 2018
The National Center for Healthcare Leadership is accepting nominations through June 8 for the 2018 Gail L. Warden Leadership Excellence Award. The annual award honors a health care leader whose commitment, values and contributions have improved the health of the public through leadership and…
May 24, 2018
On Thursdays, we highlight an oral history featuring a health care leader who shaped the past and laid the foundation for the future. Since 1978, the AHA has conducted more than 100 interviews as part of this project, and transcripts are available in the oral history collection on the AHA’s…
May 22, 2018
Edward J. Connors, who served as president of Mercy Health Services in Farmington Hills, MI, from 1976 to 1993, died last Thursday. He was 89. Before leading Mercy Health Services, Connors held academic and management leadership positions at the University of Michigan Hospital and the University of…
May 7, 2018
Watch the video AHA today presented its Distinguished Service Award to C. Duane Dauner, special advisor and former president and CEO of the California Hospital Association. The award, the AHA’s highest honor, recognizes significant lifetime contributions and service to health care institutions and…
May 7, 2018
Watch the video AHA today presented its Justin Ford Kimball Innovators Award to Nicholas Wolter, M.D., retired CEO of Billings (MT) Clinic. The award, which was presented at the AHA’s Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C., recognizes people or organizations that have developed or introduced an…
May 7, 2018
Watch the video AHA today presented a 2018 Award of Honor to Sister Carol Keehan, president and CEO of the Catholic Health Association of the United States. The award, which was presented at the AHA’s Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C., recognizes exemplary leadership contributions in major health…
May 7, 2018
Watch the video AHA today presented a 2018 Award of Honor to Ronald Peterson, president emeritus of the Johns Hopkins Health System and special advisor to the dean/CEO of Johns Hopkins Medicine. The award, which was presented at the AHA’s Annual Meeting in D.C., recognizes exemplary leadership…
May 4, 2018
APPLY TO BE A MENTOR! Lend your expertise to help shape the future of health care.
Are You? A senior level leaders in health care (CEO, COO, CMO, etc.) at an AHA member hospital or health system Passionate about coaching, guiding and supporting emerging leaders? Available to serve as a mentor for the length of the nine month Fellowship (October 2018 – July 2019) If so, we’…
May 4, 2018
LEAD IMPROVEMENT IN HEALTH CARE VALUE Learn Innovative Approaches to Transform Health & Health Care, Discover Value, and Manage Uncertainty
Health care is changing at a rapid pace, moving from a system that rewards volume to one that promotes and rewards value. America’s hospitals and health systems are transforming to meet the changing needs of our patients and our communities. It is vital that future health care leaders have the…
May 4, 2018
Join a network of over 100 distinguished AHA Health Care Transformation Fellows!
Health care is changing at a rapid pace, moving from a system that rewards volume to one that promotes and rewards value. America’s hospitals and health systems are transforming to meet the changing needs of our patients and our communities. It is vital that future health care leaders have the…