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“Sooner Healthcare Executives” is Oklahoma’s 450+ member Chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), the nation’s preeminent professional society for healthcare executives.

Join us for an education event!

The State of Health Care in Oklahoma

Dec 06, 2017; 6:30 p.m – 8:00 p.m.

Norman Regional Hospital – Education Center; 901 N. Porter Ave., Norman, OK 73071

Sooner Healthcare Executives is partnering with the Rotary Clubs of Norman to present a 1.5 hour ACHE Face-to-Face credit event.

A public, moderated conversation on healthcare in Oklahoma to seek discussion, questions and propose solutions to the health care needs of Oklahoman’s. Admission is free; $25 to receive the ACHE credits.


Terri White – Commissioner of the Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services

Becky Pasternik-Ikard – President/CEO of Oklahoma Healthcare Authority

Richie Splitt – President/CEO of Norman Regional Health System

Dr. Ervin Yen – Cardiac anesthesiologist and Chair of the Oklahoma Senate Health and Human Services Committee


Craig Jones – President of the Oklahoma Hospital Association

Register Here- Seats are limited!

THank you for attending!

Sooner Healthcare Executive Annual Business Meeting at the OHA Convention

Thank you to all that attended our annual meeting at the Oklahoma Hospital Association Convention. Here are some highlights from the event:

Sam McAdams, FACHE, SHE President, received the President Plaque for his time served as the Sooner Healthcare Executives President.

Marti F. Jourden, received the Distinguished Service Award.

Lori Wightman received the Exemplary Service Award.

Edwin Ibay and Mark Tozzio received the Service Award.



It’s All About Vision


Details on date and location will be posted soon!

Please join us for our next education event. More details coming soon.

Sooner Healthcare Executives Education and Social Networking Event

Thank you to all that joined us on April 27 & 28! The panelists and moderators went above and beyond. 





November 4, 2016

ACHE Service Awards


Sam McAdams, FACHE, Director, SSM Health Care of Oklahoma
Not Pictured: Stacy Rine, FACHE, Public Affairs Officer, Oklahoma City Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Not Pictured: Rick Wallace, FACHE, Past President, San Juan Medical Center, New Mexico

2016 Regent Award


Randy Segler, FACHE, Past Chief Executive Officer, Comanche County Hospital Authority


Board of Governors Exam – Advancement Seminar

25 members of ACHE joined us on Friday, August 26, to prepare to take the Board of Governors Exam. Thank to all who come to this wonderful event!

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