Benefits of becoming a KAHQ Member include:

-Statewide Educational Offerings
-Reduced Rates at KAHQ Conferences
-Professional Networking
-Opportunity to broaden your experience and leadership by serving on KAHQ Board of Directors or on KAHQ Action Teams
-Opportunity to serve as a National Association of Healthcare Quality Delegate at the Annual Conference


Eligibility for membership:

Any interested individuals in the healthcare industry who are committed to the promotion of quality healthcare throughout the State of Kentucky and who serve in professions dedicated to that purpose. Members include professionals serving in general medicine, acute care, managed care, long-term care, home health, rehabilitation, mental health, quality consulting and ambulatory clinics. Many of their areas of focus are:

* quality management
* risk management
* nursing
* management discharge
* medical/professional
* case management
* medical records
* infection control utilization
* planning/continuity of care
* staff quality management

CPHQ Certification:

The organization provides and promotes activities that assist members to obtain certification as a Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ). Each conference provides updates on current quality topics and gives the attendee credit hours towards the CPHQ designation.


Membership Dues:

 
Membership dues of $45 dollars annually (Membership runs for a calendar year), Annual Quality Conference, cost TBD annually
 

Refund Policy:

All sales (membership dues and/or conference) are final.

Dues may be paid in advance at the time of the Annual Educational Conference each year.

Click Here to download the membership form you can mail with your check.

Brief description - 100 +/- members representing all healthcare practice settings and professionals.  Working together to improve the quality of healthcare, delivered in a cost efficient way, to the people in Kentucky.


 

2018-2019 Officers

 

 

President

Megan Walker RN, MSN, CIC

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President - Elect

 Vacant

 

Past President 

Gale Hankins BS 

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Secretary

Ken Maxik RPh, MBA 

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Treasurer

Gale Hankins BS

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WebMaster

Rev. Mr. David U. Smith MA, RN, LMFT, CPHQ

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Metro Region
Team Leader
Rev. Mr. David U. Smith MA, RN, LMFT, CPHQ 

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Bluegrass Region
Team Leader

Ellen Stotts MSN, RN

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West Region
Team Leader

Kathi Ferguson RN, CIC

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East Region
Team Leader
Dolores Luke RN, BSN, MHA, CPHQ 

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