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June 13, 2014

 



Hello ASHHRA and IFD Members:

ASHHRA Webinar, 50th Anniversary Annual Conference, Grants and Scholarships for the Annual Conference
Implications of the ACA: What Will Become of Retiree Health Care Benefits?
Date:
Tuesday, June 17
Time: 1 p.m. ET, 12 p.m. CT, 11 a.m. MT, 10 a.m. PT
Duration: 60-minute webinar
Presenters:
Paul Fronstin, Ph.D., director, Health Research & Education Program, Employee Benefit Research Institute
Richard Ward, director, Retirement Healthcare Products, TIAA-CREF
Price: ASHHRA Members: FREE; Non-Members: $69.00; Register Now

As employers manage the implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the pace of change in health care continues to accelerate, providing new and complex challenges to employers. This session will examine the impact of the Affordable Care Act — specifically the emergence and evolution of health care exchanges — on workforce management issues.

Register Today – The ASHHRA 50th Annual Conference & Exposition
Registration is open for the annual conference to be held this year in Chicago, Ill., from September 27-30. As this year is the 50th anniversary of the ASHHRA annual conference, the theme will be “Honoring our Past/Preparing for our Future.” All health care HR practitioners, consultants, students and retirees are encouraged to attend. As a reminder, non-member registration INCLUDES one year of ASHHRA membership, and ASHHRA members can renew their membership with registration. Register for the ASHHRA 50th Annual Conference & Exposition here.

Grants and Scholarships for the ASHHRA Annual Conference Available to YOU!
ASHHRA offers financial assistance to attend the annual conference through the ASHHRA MetLife Conference Scholarship and the HealthcareSource New-to-the-Profession Grant. The deadline is today, June 13.

IFD Webinar, Summer Enrichment Program and National Leadership & Education Conference
Diversity Dialogue – LGBT Health Care
Date: Thursday, June 26
Time: 1 p.m. ET, 12 p.m. CT, 11 a.m. MT, 10 a.m. PT
Duration: 90-minute webinar
Presenter: Shane Snowdon, director, Health and Aging Program with the Human Rights Campaign
*Price: Free for Institute members | $99 for non-Institute for Diversity members.

*Note: Many ASHHRA members are also IFD members. Feel free to contact Pamela Janniere, manager of membership, marketing and education, to see if your organization is a member at 312-422-2691 or email pjanniere@aha.org.

Registration is open for the Institute’s next Diversity Dialogue, “Your LGBT Patients and Employees: The Challenges They Face — And How You Can Help.” This webinar will discuss the varied aspects of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) health care as well as policies and best practices for providing patients with equitable care. Shane Snowdon of the Human Rights Campaign will discuss the concerns LGBT people have as patients and employees and how all organizations — small or large, religiously affiliated or secular, urban or rural — can help them feel as welcome as their neighbors and co-workers. Ms. Snowdon will also discuss LGBT-related requirements and recommendations from The Joint Commission, Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services, HHS Office of Civil Rights and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, among others. To register for this webinar, click here. For more information about this Diversity Dialogue, click here.

AHVRP Webinar
How to Master the Art and Inner Game of Personal Branding
Date: July 15
Time: 2:00 p.m. ET, 1:00 p.m. CT, 12:00 p.m. MT, 11:00 a.m. PT
Duration: 90-minute webinar
Presenter: Sherrin Ross Ingram, JD, chief marketing strategist, International Center for Strategic Planning
Price: $39.99 for ASHHRA, IFD and AHVRP members (and any AHA PMG member); $59.99 for non-members
To register, click here.

Recognition, rewards and advancement often go to the person most capable of communicating their value rather than the person most competent for the job. Learn how to master the mindset and strategies required for extending your influence and getting all you want and deserve in your career. Sherrin Ross Ingram is a frequent keynote speaker on strategy and business development at the SHRM Annual Conference and at regional meetings and conferences.


ASHHRA
312-422-3720
ashhra@aha.org

IFD
312-422-2630
institute@aha.org

AHVRP
312-422-3939
ahvrp@aha.org




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