Consortium of Hospital-Affiliated Colleges and Universities (CHACU)

The Consortium of Hospital-Affiliated Colleges and Universities (CHACU) advances excellence in healthcare workforce development through advocacy and engagement. This is accomplished by:

  1. Promoting excellence in developing a workforce prepared for the evolving healthcare environment.
  2. Sharing expertise, experiences, and opportunities to promote healthcare education.
  3. Enhancing advocacy on regional and national issues affecting hospital-affiliated higher education programs.
  4. Creating greater academic synergy and collaboration among member institutions.

Membership is open to hospital and healthcare system affiliated institutions that are regionally accredited and provide health science education at the certificate, associate, baccalaureate, masters and advanced levels. For more information, please see: Membership.