Member Spotlight Q&A: Sarbesh Chaudhary, FACHE
Current company, position, and other organizational affiliations:
Current company – Butler Health System
Position – Director, Laboratory Services
Other affiliations: American Society for Quality, American Society for Clinical Pathology
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Healthcare Management and Information Technology, Goldey-Beacom College, Wilmington, DE
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Comprehensive, International Technological University, San Jose, CA
Master of Science in Medical Technology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
What do you enjoy most about your current position?
Laboratory services service line touches almost all areas in patient care. I like working with different service line leaders and members to ensure that patient care needs are met. My current position provided me an opportunity to assist my health system to serve the community and fight this COVID pandemic.
What professional accomplishment are you most proud of?
I am proud of achieving Fellow of American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE) credential which provided me recognition as a leader among leaders in healthcare management.
I served as a National Examiner for Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award Board of Examiners at National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). Baldrige examiners are part of an elite group of more than 400 professionals from around the United States.
I was selected as a Forty Under Forty Honoree by American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP). It recognizes top 40 members under the age of 40 for their achievements and leadership qualities that are making an impact on pathology and laboratory medicine.
Why did you decide to join ACHE?
I decided to join ACHE because it is a highly reputed professional organization for healthcare leaders. I wanted to obtain FACHE credential for my professional development. ACHE provided me mentorship and networking opportunities.
What has been your favorite ACHE event and why?
ACHE networking events are my favorite as they provide me an opportunity meet other healthcare leaders.
How have you applied your ACHE experience to your current role?
Lessons learned from ACHE continuing education are totally practical and I use those learnings in my current role.
What is your favorite thing to do in Pittsburgh?
My favorite thing to do in Pittsburgh is to visit museums and parks.
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