Welcome to the Central Illinois Chapter of Healthcare Engineering website! CICHE’s goal is to serve as a resource for the personal and professional development of its members so that they are the best in the health care facilities management field and eminently qualified to address the unique needs of health care organizations.

The Central Illinois Chapter of Healthcare Engineering is the primary resource for developing, educating, and expanding the skills of professionals in Central Illinois health care institutions and their professional affiliates located within the boundaries of I-80 and I-70. Through our chapter educational programs and events we offer professional development, access to national trends, codes and standards updates, and facility management solutions to our members.

CICHE is a local legal affiliate chapter of the American Society for Healthcare Engineers (ASHE). Members include professionals and students that engage in one or more of the following healthcare team responsibilities:

  • Plant Operations
  • Plant Engineering
  • Safety Management
  • Clinical Engineering
  • Facility Planning, Design, and Construction
  • Related Hospital Fields
  • Suppliers to Hospitals