CCMH Executive Earns Top Healthcare Management Credential
Nov 07, 2012
GILLETTE, WY – Peter Edis, Executive Director of Campbell County Memorial Hospital’s Behavioral Health Services, recently became a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, the nation’s leading professional society for healthcare leaders.
Fellow status represents achievement of the highest standard of professional development. Only 7,500 healthcare executives hold this distinction, according to the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE). To obtain Fellow status, candidates must fulfill multiple requirements, including passing a comprehensive examination, meeting academic and experiential criteria, earning continuing education credits and demonstrating professional and community involvement. Fellows are also committed to ongoing professional development and undergo recertification every three years.
Mr. Edis has been the Executive Director of Behavioral Health Services since May 2010. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from SUNY, New Paltz, New York; a Master of Science degree in Education from Dominican College, New York; and is completing an MBA from Excelsior College of New York. Mr. Edis has over 30 years experience in Behavioral Health.
The American College of Healthcare Executives is an international professional society of more than 40,000 healthcare executives who lead hospitals, healthcare systems and other healthcare organizations. ACHE was established to further advance healthcare management through education and research.