AMH President Attains Fellow Status in the American College of Healthcare Executives 04/10/2007
ARLINGTON, Texas — Oscar L. Amparan, president of Arlington Memorial Hospital (AMH) and executive vice president of Texas Health Resources, recently earned Fellow status in the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE).
To become a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE), Amparan had to complete a three year tenure as an ACHE member or Diplomat, complete a post baccalaureate degree, hold a health care management position for at least five years, exhibit leadership both in professional and civic organizations, complete 40 hours of continuing education credits over the past five years and pass a comprehensive board of governor's examination in health care management.
Meeting and exceeding these requirements, Amparan has served as an ACHE Diplomat since 1980 and has been in health care management over 30 years. His Fellow status was effective January 1, 2007, and is a hallmark credential signifying Amparan's extensive health care experience, commitment to leadership and knowledge of health care management.
About Arlington Memorial Hospital
Arlington Memorial Hospital is an acute-care, full-service medical center serving Arlington and the surrounding communities since 1958. Services include: comprehensive cardiac care, an EP lab, women's and children's services, ortho, GI, an advanced imaging center, extensive rehabilitation services, emergency services, health maintenance and disease prevention classes, support groups and community service programs. Visit www.ArlingtonMemorial.org to learn more about Arlington Memorial Hospital.
About Texas Health Resources
Texas Health Resources (THR) is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States and the largest in North Texas in terms of patients served. THR controls 13 affiliated hospitals and a medical research organization, and is a corporate member or partner in seven additional hospitals and surgery centers. THR's family of hospitals includes Harris Methodist Hospitals, Arlington Memorial Hospital and Presbyterian Healthcare System. For more information about Texas Health Resources, visit www.TexasHealth.org.