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AhE NEWS & UPdATES Coming your Way this September! Environmental Services Week 2015 will be September 13-19. Environmental services teams work hard all year round but let's not forget them during their special week. More details to come! Now Available ENGAGE! 2015 webinar and course schedule is now available at www.ahe.org. Upcoming events in our new learning management system include: * CHESP Review Course * Successful Guidelines for Navigating Contracted Services * Purchasing Strategies, and Foundations for Success in Environmental Services Management EXPrESS Podcasts Check out the EXPRESS three-part series, The Infection Prevention to Environmental Services Experience: * Part I, Building Clinical Relationships * Part II, Current Trends in Disinfectants * Part III, Components of Effective Cleaning and Disinfection Programs How does it work? Just go on our website and click on the links to listen to each of the 10-15 podcasts-no sign-up, login, or registration necessary! Awards and recognition Program Honor someone you believe is doing an outstanding job in environmental services by nominating them today! Or, nominate yourself; your work shouldn't go unnoticed. AHE's awards and recognition program acknowledges and elevates those who have demonstrated the highest level of effort and leadership in the field of health care environmental services. Award recipients are those who work towards advocating and educating themselves on best practices and standards, developing leaders within the health care environment, and recognizing the profession in the health care community. Apply for one of the prestigious AHE awards, or nominate a peer or staff member. It would be an honor and a privilege for AHE to acknowledge and celebrate with you. Visit www.ahe.org for more information. Train-the-Trainer at EXCHANGE 2015 registration for EXCHANGE 2015 open! Register for EXCHANGE 2015 in Grapevine, Texas, at www.ahe.org. EXCHANGE is an annual educational event attended by over 600 professionals with an interest in caring for the health care environment. This educational event brings together environmental services, infection preventionists, facility managers, textile, design, and many other health care professionals to learn from and share with each other, make valuable business connections, and lead change in the field of environmental services, including surface disinfection, environmental hygiene, and infection prevention. www.ahe.org I EXPLORE I Spring 2015 17 http://www.ahe.org http://www.ahe.org http://www.ahe.org http://www.ahe.org

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of EXPLORE - Spring 2015

Message from the President
Engaging and Propelling Environmental Services
Empowering Frontline Staff
Learning is Continuous
Leadership in Education
Five Creative Ways to Keep Training Engaging
Meet a CHESP
AHE News & Updates

EXPLORE - Spring 2015