The Fundamentals of Navigating the Healthcare Construction Life Cycle: Strategies for Successful Leaders

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The Fundamentals of Navigating the Healthcare Construction Life Cycle: Strategies for Successful Leaders

August 7 - December 18

$250 – $650

Earn an increasingly valuable certification, with this new program – “The Fundamentals of Navigating the Healthcare Construction Life Cycle: Strategies for Successful Leaders”.

This comprehensive construction management course, is tailored specifically for leaders in healthcare administration, recognizing the pivotal role of design and construction within their careers.  Through a combination of theoretical knowledge and practical applications, course participants will gain a deep understanding of the planning, design, and construction processes unique to the healthcare industry.  By the end of this course, participants will be equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively contribute to and oversee healthcare facility projects, ensuring they are well-prepared to navigate the complexities of the healthcare industry as competent decision-makers and leaders.

Throughout the course, participants will:

  • Gain insight into the growing significance of design and construction in healthcare administration careers.
  • Develop a foundational understanding of the sequential stages involved in planning, designing, and constructing healthcare facilities.
  • Acquire specialized vocabulary essential for effective communication within the industry.
  • Learn from expert presenters who provide both theoretical concepts and real-world applications for each stage of the process.
  • Engage in multidisciplinary discussions to grasp the breadth and depth of the planning, design, and construction processes.
  • Explore methodologies for programming, budgeting, and designing facility projects.
  • Cultivate decision-making skills necessary for future healthcare administrators through strategic advisory sessions.

Topics covered include:

  • Visioning and design dialogue to engage stakeholders.
  • Project management strategies and architectural selection.
  • Strategic planning considering population, demand, supply, and market trends.
  • Evidence-based design and functional space programming.
  • Phases of schematic design and development and construction administration.
  • Utilization of gaming, simulation, and virtual reality in planning and design.
  • Site planning, facility, campus, and regional planning considerations.
  • Financial modeling, cost estimation, and bond rating assessments.
  • Medical equipment planning and compliance with regulations and guidelines, including infection control.
  • Integration of lean design and construction principles.
  • Emphasis on building science, sustainability, landscaping, and engineering systems such as mechanical, electrical,

This special certification course is brought to you by a collaboration with Page and ACHE-SETC.

$450 => ACHE Member
$650 => Non-member ($200 rebate if you join ACHE!)
$250 => ACHE Student Member or Early Careerist ACHE Member

The class meets virtually from 6:30 – 8:30 PM Central, starting on August 7, 2024.  The deadline to register is August 28th, 2024.


August 7
December 18
$250 – $650