CHICAGO – The American Society for Health Care Engineering (ASHE) of the American Hospital Association is celebrating the outstanding contributions its members have made to improve the health care physical environment. ASHE presented several awards during its 56th Annual Conference and Technical Exhibition July 14-17 in Baltimore.

ASHE’s Regional Leader Award recognizes people for their contributions to the fields of health care engineering and facility management; planning, design, and construction; safety; clinical and biomedical engineering; and technical management. 

  • Region 1: Brenda Ann Michaud, CHFM, Cayuga Medical Center at Ithaca, Ithaca, New York
  • Region 2: Marvin W. Smith, PE, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania
  • Region 3: Scott J. Mathis, CHC, CHFM, Berkeley Medical Center, Martinsburg, West Virginia
  • Region 4: Kenneth W. Ozment, CHFM, CHC, Floyd Medical Center, Rome, Georgia
  • Region 5: Scott Burcroff, CHFM, Parkview Health, Fort Wayne, Indiana
  • Region 6: Michael Neely, CHFM, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  •  Region 7: Troy Ledet, Terrebonne General Medical Center, Houma, Louisiana
  • Region 8: Terry E. Banister, CHFM, Barnes St. Peters and Progress West, St. Peters, Missouri
  • Region 9: Jacob Daniel Linhart, CHFM, CHC, Carondelet St. Joseph’s Hospital, Tucson, Arizona
  • Region 10: Anthony W. Moiso, CHFM, Pali Momi Medical Center, Aiea, Hawaii

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