Career/Professional Development

May 20, 2019
CHESP Renewal Process The renewal cycle for the Certified Health care Environmental Services Professional (CHESP) credential is three (3) years, with expiration on the last day of the month in which certification expires. Renewal may be achieved by completing eligible continuing education…
Nov 1, 2018
An Environmental Service's leader as a Lean leader needs to be patient, inquisitive, keenly interested in problem-solving, a good communicator, and a mentor who likes to see people succeed. This paper will propose a proven strategy for becoming a Lean department through the leader's eyes.
Aug 31, 2018
In his Fellow Paper, Michael Cataznaro analyzes the importance of a well-thought out comprehensive training program and the resources needed from all levels within a facility in order to be successful.
Apr 11, 2017
Suggestions for interviewers including guidelines on interview questions and regulations governing pre-employment inquiries.
Apr 11, 2017
Health Facilities Management (HFM), the American Society for Healthcare Engineering and the Association for the Healthcare Environment of the American Hospital Association surveyed a random sample of 14,112 hospital department managers to learn about trends in health care compensation. The response…
Mar 17, 2017
The Association for the Healthcare Environment (AHE) announces a groundbreaking partnership with The Ohio State University to create the first academic certificate in healthcare environmental services within a hospitality management program.
Sep 29, 2016
Join AHE in an ongoing effort to encourage healthcare environmental services professionals to “take the pledge” to redefine the role of the profession.
Sep 29, 2016
John Scherberger, BS, FAHE, CHESP, REH provides an overview of the Fellow of the AHE (FAHE) program.
Sep 29, 2016
Scott Thornton answers questions about the Certified Health Care Environmental Services Technician Train-the-trainer program.
May 29, 2016
Patrick Covington answers questions about the Certified Health Care Environmental Services Technician Train-the-trainer program.