ISHE address a broad spectrum of issues relating to the healthcare industry and the facilities management profession.

As an association, ISHE supports the healthcare engineering profession and healthcare industry by keeping members informed on the issues and challenges that face today's healthcare organizations.

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Who are our members?

Our diverse membership includes:

  • Architects

  • Clinical/biomedical engineers

  • Consultant engineers

  • Contractors

  • Healthcare construction managers

  • Healthcare design professionals

  • Facilities management professionals

  • Maintenance engineers

  • Plant management services

  • Safety/security professionals

  • Support service personnel

ISHE is your source for direction on key issues affecting the healthcare engineering industry. Membership gives you a voice and represents your needs as a healthcare facility professional. Through representation on various regulatory and codes and standards setting bodies, ISHE is involved and takes the lead in finding ways for hospitals to deliver the highest quality of care in the safest facilities in a cost-effective manner.

Codes and Standards Compliance

Experienced members sort out the myriad of codes and standards that impact your facility. Often people think the solution is to spend more, but ISHE knows that isn't always possible and helps you realize the best way to demonstrate compliance. There is no "right way" and ISHE provides you with a variety of tools and resources to help you choose the best option for you.


Whether it's through conferences, e-newsletters, or, ISHE keeps you informed and knowledgeable on issues impacting you and your facility. When an important issue arises, ISHE is there, turning myths into reality, ISHE interprets the facts into the simplest of terms and provides you with the necessary information and resources to help you resolve the issues affecting your facility.

Personal and Professional Growth

When you accept a position it is important that you continue to grow both personally and professionally. However, with long hours, time becomes a valuable commodity and it is not always easy to find the time necessary to build your professional portfolio. As an organization ISHE provides a number of ways to help you grow.

ISHE membership is more important than ever, for less than $1.45 per week you get one source for all the information you need, when you need it.

Become a part of this association and see for yourself why more than 65 of your peers and colleagues view ISHE as their source for the latest trends and industry developments.

Don't delay, join now and start reaping the benefits of ISHE membership!

Membership Levels

Professional Active Member
Professional Active Membership in the Society is available to those individuals who are actively employed in or by healthcare-related facilities (those that provide patient care), and who have responsibility in healthcare facility operations (e.g., facilities management, plant engineering, design/construction, security, safety, clinical engineering, and telecommunications). Professional Active Members may vote, hold office, and serve on committees. Annual dues: $75

Associate Member
Associate Membership in the Society is available to those individuals or representatives that provide professional, technical and consulting services or sell products or services to Professional Active Members or Professional Positional Members, but whose employers are not healthcare providers (providing patient care). Qualifying members include planners, consultants, architects, interior designers, consulting engineers, manufacturers, vendors, sellers of contracted services, and federal, state, and local healthcare facilities inspectors. Associate Members may vote, serve on committees, but may not hold office. Annual dues: $75

Educator/Student Member
Educator/Student Membership is available to full-time educators or college students teaching or taking course work related to any discipline represented by the Society. Educator/Student Members may not serve on committees and may not vote or hold office. Annual dues: $25

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