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A Platinum Level - Affiliated Chapter of


American Society for Healthcare Engineering
of the American Hospital Association




Volume 83                                              March   2017                    Monthly – Issue 2



James Leh, CHFM

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania



Vice President & Secretary
Phil Klaski,  CHFM

Abington Memorial Hospital



Treasurer  & Membership Chairman
Joe Rawson,SASHE

 Sgt(s). at Arms
Steve Filips, CHC

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania


 HFMADV is an affiliated chapter of the American Society for Healthcare Engineering we were organized in 1949. 


 Meetings are normally held at 4:30 PM the first Tuesday of the month (except June, July and August) at the Radisson Hotel

2400 Old Lincoln Highway,

Trevose, PA 19053

Ph: (215) 638-8300


March Monthly Educational:

This month great educational meeting is from Energy Transfer Solutions: John McMullen – Energy Transfer Solutions:

Session Overview:

 Scott De Gier is the National Sales Manager with Multistack.

 He has been in sales with Multistack over 12 years and has a wealth of experience and will be able to address any and all issues related to this equipment.

 The meeting registration will start at 4:30 PM with the social networking period.  The meeting started at 6:15 pm.

 ASHE Update:

 Jeff Henne is still your region 2 board rep.

 Anyone who want to volunteer for a committee please contact Jeff.



 New Committee Structure will be announced soon, plus a new email address to help out all of your advocacy and codes needs and questions.

 Jim Peterkin, Chair, will explain the new process at the Fall Conference.

  There will be several webinars and information coming out soon please look at your emails.


Chair: Rosalie Kerrigan
Co: Leon Dender

 Please email Rosalie and Leon for any updates.

They did send a few baskets out to a few members who were injured and ill.



Chair: JP McFadden
Co: Kayla Paonessa
Co: Jim Leh, CHFM

Please feel free to send to me anything that may be of interest to our members.




Chair: Jeffrey Henne
Co: Jim Shoemaker, FASHE
Co: Dan Campbell, CHFM, FASHE


ASHE Annual is in Indianapolis, IN. August 6-9.

 Please go to the link:



No Update! More information will follow soon.



Chair: Jeff Henne CHSP, CHEP
Co: JP McFadden
Co: Kayla Paonessa
Co: Jim Leh, CHFM

The website is being over-hauled. If you have ideas please email Jeff Henne that you would like to see updated.


Ad Book

Chair: Kayla Paonessa
Co: Rosalie Kerrigan

Co: Jerry Lohr

Co: Jim Leh

Co: Jim Leh

 The book is at the printers. It should be mailed out shortly. Thank you all for your patience.



Chair: Jeff Henne CHSP, CHEP
Co: Joe Rawson SASHE

New Education Committee.

 We have had several regional fire door classes with great success. We will take a break in the training until the fall.

 Please stay tune for the next class.

Associate & Social
Chair: Clyde Engle


Nothing to report!


Chair: Jeff Henne CHSP, CHEP, SASHE
Co: Leon Dender
Co: Jim Leh

 Golf Outing – June 8, 2017

 Start time at 11:00 am

 Please go to the website to register and download the forms.


Upcoming Meetings:

May 2- Regular Monthly Meeting – Education Provided by Rolyn Company and Bart Miller-Joint Commission Life Safety Inspection new Process.

June 8 – HFMADV Golf Outing

August 5-9  – ASHE Annual Meeting

September 12 – Regular Monthly Meeting– Radisson Hotel

October 3 – Fall Conference and Exhibition Show

November14 – Regular Monthly Meeting – Radisson Hotel – Education is GPI.

December 5 – Chapter Holiday Party

Other upcoming training Classes: Hazmat/DOT RCRA Training, Certified Healthcare Safety Professional Training, NFPA Training, and this fall the Fire Door Program Seminar. Please stay tune for these classes and dates.


Respectfully submitted,

Jeffrey Henne

Any corrections, omissions or deletions, please contact me at (2(267)2525904




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