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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. NAHSE’s purpose is to ensure greater participation of minority groups in the health field.



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Making a Career Move? What Every Executive Should Consider. By Lisa Mallory, PhD, and Dan Young

For executives, the prospect of changing jobs runs the gamut from exciting to nerve-wracking. So much is at stake, not just for you, the executive, but also for family and friends. There is no such thing as absolute certainty on whether the grass...

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Kevin E. Lofton Receives NAHSE Hall of Fame Award at NAHSE’s 37th Annual Educational Conference

The National Association of Health Services Executives (NAHSE) awards Kevin E. Lofton, LFACHE with the Hall of Fame Award. This award is given to NAHSE leaders who have done superlative work to advance the organization and the healthcare industry. Th


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Board Chair

Deborah Lee-Eddie


Principal & Owner
DLE Group, LLC
Wimauma, FL

Board Chair-Elect

Herbert C. Buchanan, Jr.

Chief Operating Officer,
AdventHealth Great Lakes Region
Chicago, IL