New Ulm Medical Center Plant Operations Supervisor Dave Wenk has earned the designation of Certified Healthcare Constructor (CHC).
The CHC is a national credential that distinguishes an individual as being among the elite in the healthcare construction profession. To earn the CHC, an individual must satisfy eligibility requirements that incorporate a blend of professional experience and education, agree to adhere to the AHA Professional Standards of Conduct and pass the CHC Certification Examination. The Examination assesses knowledge required of a competent healthcare construction manager in the areas of healthcare industry fundamentals; planning, design and construction process; healthcare facility safety - additions and renovations; and financial stewardship.
The CHC Program supports the community of healthcare construction professionals and is designed to provide an objective and rigorous assessment of mastery of a well-defined body of professional knowledge. Additionally, professionals demonstrate their continued commitment to the profession by maintaining the certification through participation in the professional development activities.