Healthcare Management Association — Central New York
American College of Healthcare Executives 2018 Award of Chapter Merit
American College of Healthcare Executives 2018 Award of Chapter Merit

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Congratulations for 2 Accomplished HCMACNY Leaders

November 18, 2019

Please join us in congratulating two HCMACNY Chapter leaders who were recognized at the 2019 Annual Fall Conference in Geneva, NY.

Senior Career Healthcare Executive Award:
James Connolly, LFACHE

Early Career Healthcare Executive Award:
Matthew VanPelt, MBA

Rochester LPC

November 05, 2019 - November 05, 2019

Rochester Institute of Technology

Join us for an opportunity to learn more about ACHE & network at our first event as Local Program Council (LPC) of Health Care Management Association of Central New York. Our first topic of discussion will be Innovative Disruptors in Health Care: Who, What, Where and Why.

Special guest speaker: Aaron Burton, Senior Director, Engineering Technology Rochester Regional Health.

  • November 5, 2019
  • 5:30p-7:00p
  • Rochester Institute of Technology Joseph M. Lobozzo Alumni House
  • 232 Andrews Memorial Drive, Rochester, NY 14623

This event is free to attend and 1-hour of ACHE Qualified Education Credit is pending. Light refreshments, as well as a cash bar, will also be available.


HCMA CNY 2019 Fall Conference

October 24, 2019

Geneva on the Lake
1001 Lochland Road
Geneva, NY 14456

Panel Discussion: Diversity & Inclusion


  • Dr. Rodmon King
  • Margie Hodges Shaw
  • Sarah Berry, PhD
  • Lisa Y. Harris, MD

Program: How to Drive Improvement in Patient Satisfaction Scores

Guest Speakers:

  • Melissa Derleth
  • Marci Alexander

Panel Discussion: Reaching for the stars and beyond; delivering high quality healthcare in today’s fast paced setting


  • Adele Hodlin, RN, MS, CPHQ, PSLF
  • Linda McClarigan, MSHA, BSN, RN, NE-BC

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Call for Nominations

September 10, 2019

Health Care Management Association of Central New York (HCMACNY) is looking for new candidates to join the Board of Directors. Are you or someone you know interested in becoming active in local ACHE activities? We are seeking healthcare leaders from across HCMACNY’s 41 county region to consider taking the next step to serve in a leadership capacity to the Chapter members. If you have been a Chapter member for one year and would like to make a difference in advancing healthcare leaders in the art and science of leadership, I encourage you to consider joining our dynamic group.

Please direct nominations to Kenan Baldridge PhD, Chair Nominations Committee at:

Nancy Daoust, FACHE
Chapter President

Hello Future Healthcare Leaders!

September 10, 2019

Rochester Regional Health is pleased to announce that it is now accepting applications for its 2020 Administrative Fellowship Program. Post graduate students earning degrees in the following programs: MBA, MHA/MHSA, MSN, PharmD, and MPH are encouraged to apply. Please click here to apply.

Board Member Recognition— John P. Galati

September 07, 2018

On behalf of the Chapter Board, I would like to recognize John P. Galati LFACHE as the recipient of the ACHE Distinguished Service Award for his long standing service to the HCMACNY chapter. Well-deserved John, thank you for your service and dedication.

Congratulations for two accomplished HCMACNY members

July 24, 2018

Congratulations for two accomplished HCMACNY members recently recognized at HANYS 50th Annual Membership Conference in Saratoga, NY.

Senior Career Healthcare Executive Award
Cindy Becker RN, MS, MBA, FACHE, Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Highland Hospital, of UR Medicine.

Early Career Healthcare Executive Award
Jennifer Speicher MPA, Administrator Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital, Upstate Medical University

Thank you for your leadership!