For Immediate Release
August 09, 2013
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Sonshine Communications
Bernadette Morris
T: 305-948-8063


-Special Incentives Offered to Those Who Join in the Month of August-

(BLACK PR WIRE) – The National Association of Health Services Executives (NAHSE) is holding a once in a lifetime membership drive. The non-profit association of Black health care executives is encouraging everyone to become a member during the month of August, as membership dues are half-price. The organization is also gearing up for its 28th Annual National Educational Conference for which South Florida is the host chapter. The event is scheduled for October 16-18, 2013 at the Hyatt Regency Downtown in Miami, Florida.

“The NAHSE Annual National Educational Conference is a must attend event which provides visibility and access to national healthcare executives,” said Christie Grays, President–Elect of the South Florida Chapter. “By simply becoming a member in the month of August, you will be entitled to significant member and conference discounts!”

Grays shared that the Conference features local educational seminars offering Category II ACHE credits; local networking opportunities for enhancing your career; young careerist, mid-careerist and senior-executive forums; and the opportunity to receive pertinent up-to-date industry news on an ongoing basis.

By signing up to become a member this month, Grays emphasized that there is a whopping $300 savings when registering for the National Conference ($840 for members, $1,140 for non-members and $200 for students through August 31, 2013). The cost increases to $1,000 for members, $1,360 for non-members and remains $200 for students after this date).

NAHSE Memberships are available for:

• Personal members with a background in health and medical care (Personal Dues are now $118.50; Regular price is $235.00).

• Student Type II members who are recent graduates, have up to 2-years post graduation, and are working in a full-time paid position, including residencies and fellowships (Student Type II fees are now $52.00. Regular price is $110.00).

• Student Type I members who are currently enrolled in approved program (Student Type I fees are $35.00. Regular price is $60.00).

If you join NAHSE October 1 forward, the memberships are full cost and are good through 12/31/2014.

The National Association of Health Services Executives (NAHSE) is a non-profit association of Black health care executives founded in 1968 for the purpose of promoting the advancement and development of Black health care leaders, and elevating the quality of health care services rendered to minority and underserved communities. Since its inception, NAHSE has sponsored and participated in local and national programs and projects designed to improve quality, access and availability to health services and to expand educational opportunities in the field of Health Services Administration.

NAHSE's purpose is to ensure greater participation of minority groups in the health field. Its basic objective is to develop and maintain a strong viable national body to more effectively have input in the national health care delivery system. It has provided a vehicle for Blacks to effectively participate in the design, direction and delivery of quality health care to all people.

For more information on NAHSE, contact Christie Grays at 786-527-9165 or visit