For Immediate Release
Jeanna Bamburg, FACHE, Elected to American College of Healthcare Executives Council of Regents
CHICAGO, December 3, 2019—Jeanna Bamburg, FACHE, Chief Executive Officer, HCA Houston Healthcare Southeast, has been appointed to the Council of Regents, the legislative body of the American College of Healthcare Executives. The Council of Regents serves as the vital link between ACHE and members by approving governance and membership regulations, as well as promoting ACHE programs, services and activities within their respective areas.
Bamburg will take office at the Council of Regents meeting March 21, 2020, during ACHE’s 63rd Congress on Healthcare Leadership at the Hyatt Regency Chicago. As a Regent, Bamburg will represent ACHE’s membership in Southeast Texas.
Bamburg has served as Chief Executive Officer at HCA Houston Healthcare Southeast since 2012 and has served HCA Houston Healthcare for 22 years in various leadership positions including Chief Operating Officer, Associate Administrator, Director of Business Development and Director of Marketing.
Board certified in healthcare management as an ACHE Fellow, Bamburg is also a Certified Healthcare Trustee and a graduate of the Texas Hospital Association Leadership Fellows Program. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for Texas Healthcare Trustees, the Alley Theatre’s Advisory Board and supports several organizations in her hospital’s service area.
In 2019, the Houston Business Journal named Bamburg on the lists of Most Admired CEO and Women Who Mean Business.
Bamburg holds an MBA from the University of Houston–Clear Lake.
About the American College of Healthcare Executives
The American College of Healthcare Executives is an international professional society of 48,000 healthcare executives who lead hospitals, healthcare systems and other healthcare organizations. ACHE’s mission is to advance its members and healthcare management excellence. ACHE offers its prestigious FACHE® credential, signifying board certification in healthcare management. ACHE’s established network of 77 chapters provides access to networking, education and career development at the local level. In addition, ACHE is known for its magazine, Healthcare Executive, and its career development and public policy programs. Through such efforts, ACHE works toward its vision of being the preeminent professional society for leaders dedicated to improving health. The Foundation of the American College of Healthcare Executives was established to further advance healthcare management excellence through education and research. The Foundation of ACHE is known for its educational programs—including the annual Congress on Healthcare Leadership, which draws more than 4,000 participants—and groundbreaking research. Its publishing division, Health Administration Press, is one of the largest publishers of books and journals on health services management, including textbooks for college and university courses.