The conference for
essential hospital leaders.

June 19 – 21 | SAN DIEGO


Our Programming

VITAL2024 offers an unparalleled program with general sessions and multiple daily learning sessions focused on policy and finance, innovations in health care, executive leadership lessons, and improving social and environmental determinants of health. Read more about each track below.



American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE)

Continuing Education

America’s Essential Hospitals is authorized to award preapproved ACHE Qualified Education credit (non-ACHE) for VITAL2024 toward advancement or recertification in the American College of Healthcare Executives. To apply continuing education hours toward ACHE Qualified Education credit, attendees should indicate their participation in VITAL2024 when applying to the American College of Healthcare Executives. A uniform certificate of attendance will be available on our mobile app and can be obtained by contacting We encourage you to use the uniform certificate of attendance to calculate your total number of earned continuing education units and submit them to ACHE.

About Our Tracks

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Contact us at

America’s Essential Hospitals
401 Ninth St. NW, Suite 900,
Washington, DC 20004