AHE Fellow Program
The designation of AHE Fellow (FAHE) recognizes current AHE members for reaching the highest level of education and achievement in both the Association and in the environmental services field. Only presented to Certified Health Care Environmental Services Professionals (CHESPs), FAHE status is given to active members who have excelled in specific areas and have submitted an acceptable, original, unpublished paper on a current aspect of environmental services.
This program is designed to recognize career achievements in the following areas:
- formal education
- health care environmental services experience
- publication of articles
- participation in national and local AHE and other applicable professional activities participation as faculty in AHE/AHA or other national and local seminars
- institution and community health care projects as they relate to the field
The challenging criteria associated with this program reflects the increasing complexity associated with preparation for a career in the field of health care environmental services management. It is designed to both encourage the members of AHE to set achievement goals that promote continued professional growth and to recognize members who have exhibited exceptional achievement in this area.