The Kansas Association of Health Care Communicators is a group of health care communications professionals dedicated to improving communication with our communities, health care employees, physicians, media and more. KAHCC provides the following benefits for new and experienced communication professionals: two educational seminars; networking with peers; and membership directory; and online list serve.
For minimal dues, membership in KAHCC provides many benefits for the new and the experienced communication professional:
KAHCC membership runs from Jan. 1 through Dec. 31. If you have questions regarding KAHCC, contact: 2016 KAHCC President Cyril Russell at (620) 241-2251, ext. 136; or contact KHA Liaison Cindy Samuelson at (785) 233-7436.
The Kansas Association of Health Care Communicators (KAHCC), an allied organization of the Kansas Hospital Association, is a voluntary, non-profit organization, which exists to encourage the highest standards of practice in health care communications. The Association's mission can best be accomplished by providing professional leadership, educational opportunities and the exchange of information concerning matters of communications policies, practices and procedures.
The Kansas Association of Health Care Communicators invites Kansas hospital and health care providers to enter their communications for a chance to win awards and acclaim from your peers. The Call for Entries is now available. Categories in the KAHCC Emerald Awards include: Internal and External Communications, Special Events, Digital Media Projects, Videos, Websites, Advertising, Writing, Media Relations/Crisis Communication, Small Budget-Big Results and Wildcard. We will also be awarding a Best of Show.
The Emerald Awards are completely electronic. An entry form and narrative should accompany all entries. Email entries to firstname.lastname@example.org. Entries must be sent by 5 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 19, 2016.
Awardees will be recognized at the KAHCC Emerald Awards banquet during the KAHCC Spring Conference at The Oread Hotel in Lawrence on April 14-15, 2016. We encourage attendance at the banquet from 5:30 – 9:00 pm on Thursday, April 14. Registration information for the Emerald Awards and the Spring Conference will be emailed.
KAHCC is looking forward to a fantastic awards event and encourages your participation.