William Haugh, Chief Executive Officer at Logan Memorial Hospital received the American College of Healthcare Executives Early Career Healthcare Executive Regent’s Award recently at the Kentucky Hospital Association Annual Meeting.
The award was bestowed on Haugh by Brian C. Doheny, ACHE’s Regent for Kentucky Chapter. The Early Career Healthcare Executive Regent’s Award recognizes ACHE members who have made significant contributions to the advancement of healthcare management excellence and the achievement of ACHE’s goals.
Members are evaluated on leadership ability; innovative and creative management; executive capability in developing their own organization and promoting its growth and stature in the community; participation in local, state or provincial hospital and health association activities; participation in civic/community activities and projects; participation in ACHE activities; and interest in assisting ACHE in achieving its objectives.
Haugh has served as CEO at Logan Memorial since 2009. Prior to this, he served as Chief Operating Officer at Memorial Hospital of Martinsville located in Virginia.
Haugh is board certified in healthcare management as a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, demonstrating a commitment to professional excellence. He is also a member of strategic planning committee with the Kentucky Hospital Association.
Haugh received his bachelor’s degree from Appalachian State University and his master’s degree in Health Administration from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond.
About the American College of Healthcare Executives
The American College of Healthcare Executives is an international professional society of more than 40,000 healthcare executives who lead hospitals, healthcare systems and other healthcare organizations. ACHE offers its prestigious FACHE® credential, signifying board certification in healthcare management. ACHE’s established network of more than 80 chapters provides access to networking, education and career development at the local level. In addition, ACHE is known for its magazine, Healthcare Executive, and its career development and public policy programs. Through such efforts, ACHE works toward its goal of being the premier professional society for healthcare executives dedicated to improving healthcare delivery. The Foundation of the American College of Healthcare Executives was established to further advance healthcare management excellence through education and research. The Foundation of ACHE is known for its educational programs—including the annual Congress on Healthcare Leadership, which draws more than 4,500 participants—and groundbreaking research. Its publishing division, Health Administration Press, is one of the largest publishers of books and journals on health services management including textbooks for college and university courses.
For additional information, visit www.ache.org.