Alabama Society for Healthcare Consumer Advocacy (ASHCA)

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Welcome

Welcome to the home page for the Alabama Society for Healthcare Consumer Advocacy (ASHCA), an affiliate of the Alabama Hospital Association. The above links will take you to the society’s bylaws and an application for membership. Click “Upcoming Events” to learn more about future meetings. Scroll down this page for more information about the society, a list of officers, and news. Please click on the “Contact ASHCA” link for more information.


Purpose

The purpose of this society is to provide an organized structure that advances and develops effective health care consumer advocacy by:

A. Encouraging and assisting members to develop their knowledge and increase their competence;
B. Providing a medium for educational programs and activities and the interchange of ideas;
C. Encouraging the development of such programs in  health care institutions and agencies;
D. Disseminating information on such programs in health care institutions and agencies;
E. Serving as a resource on appropriate issues.


  2019 ASHCA Board Members

President
Amado Santos
Director of Patient Relations and Language Services
Children’s of Alabama
1600 Seventh Ave. South
Birmingham, AL 35233
205-638-6999
amado.santos@childrensal.org

President-Elect
Connie Collins
Lead Coordinator Customer Service
Children’s of Alabama
1600 Seventh Ave. South
Birmingham, AL 35233
205-638-7380
connie.collins@childrensal.org

Secretary
vacant

Treasurer / Past President
Pauletta Windham 
Administrative Representative
Walker Baptist Medical Center
P.O. Box 3547
Jasper, AL 35502
205-387-4547
pauletta.windham@bhsala.com