Any person who is dedicated to a career in health care and meets the qualifications for one of the three membership categories listed below is eligible to be a member of WHCE, subject to the approval by the Executive Board.
To qualify as a WHCE Member, a person must:
1. Hold a full-time, part-time, or consulting position in a health-related organization, or
2. Be a faculty member of an academic program in a discipline related to the purpose of WHCE, or
3. Be actively pursuing a position in a health-related organization.
WHCE Student MemberTo qualify as an Student Member, a person must be a full-time student in a program in hospital and health care administration or another discipline related to the purpose of WHCE.
A person may not be an Associate/Student Member if he/she qualifies for Active Membership.
Honorary Life MemberUpon majority vote of the WHCE Board of Directors, Honorary Life Membership may be conferred upon a person in recognition of outstanding service to WHCE and/or to the health care field.
The WHCE Board of Directors may approve for membership a person who, in the opinion of the Board, would offer a unique contribution to the purpose of WHCE.