ACHD’s 2018 Wellness Summit

On July 26, 2018, the Association of California Healthcare Districts (ACHD), is hosting a one-day wellness summit to provide Healthcare Districts and their Community Partners with valuable wellness tools and inspiration for embracing existing programs and envisioning new initiatives.

Your attendance at our Wellness Summit will assist you and your colleagues in creating an action plan to implement healthy initiatives at your District and throughout your communities.

Who should attend?
We encourage the following District representatives and partners to attend:

  • Healthcare District Trustees, Executives and Staff
  • Health Practitioners, including Medical Directors and Nursing Directors
  • Human Resources Managers
  • Wellness Coordinators
  • Community Outreach Representatives, Health Educators
  • Healthcare District Community Stakeholders
  • City Recreation Partners

Event Location 
California Endowment
1414 K Street, #500
Sacramento, CA 95814

Registration Fees
Certified Healthcare District:  $100/person
Member Healthcare District:  $100/person
Nonmember Healthcare District: $150/person
Community Organizations: $150/person

Note: All registration fees includes meals.

To register for Wellness Summit, click here.

Schedule of Events
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM: Networking Breakfast

10:00 AM - 10:10 AM: Welcome
Speakers: Ken Cohen, CEO, Sheila Johnston, VP, Member Relations & Administration, ACHD

10:10 AM - 11:00 AM: The Desert Way: Turning Trends into Actions
Speaker: Alejandro Espinosa, Director of Projects, Desert Healthcare District

11:00 AM - 11:10 AM: Energy Break

11:10 AM - 12:00 PM: RX for a Healthy Community
Speaker: Dr. Carmen Nevarez, Public Health Institute

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM: Networking Lunch

12:45 PM - 1:30 PM: Preventing Employee Burnout
Speaker: Patty Sue de Vries, Stanford Health Improvement Network

1:30 PM - 1:40 PM: Energy Break

1:40 PM - 2:30 PM: Mental Health: Ending the Silence
Speaker: Michael Schertell, LMFT, Deputy Director Children's and Recovery Support Services, San Bernardino County

2:30 PM - 2:40 PM: Energy Break

2:40 PM - 3:00 PM: Closing Thoughts
Speaker: Ken Cohen, CEO, Sheila Johnston, VP, Member Relations & Administration, ACHD

For questions or concerns, please contact Sheila Johnston.