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Changing How We Think about Difficult Patients: A Guide for Physicians and Healthcare Professionals

Changing How We Think about Difficult Patients: A Guide for Physicians and Healthcare Professionals

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Regular Price: $32

Member Price: $27

By Joan Naidorf, DO Physicians enter their professions with the highest of hopes and ideals for compassionate and efficient patient care. Along the way, however, recurring problems arise in their...

Healthcare Economic Reform: How and Why Physicians Must Lead Change Within Our Evolving Healthcare Economy

Healthcare Economic Reform: How and Why Physicians Must Lead Change Within Our Evolving Healthcare Economy

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Regular Price: $32

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By Ellis “Mac” Knight MD, MBA Although the healthcare delivery system is as full of committed idealists as it ever was, the difference now is that the current healthcare system...

Physician Wellness Academy: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

14 Total CME

Physician Wellness Academy: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

Live Courses
10/29 - 10/30
Regular Price: $1,750

Member Price: $1,488

This course is part of 2022 Fall Institute, an in-person event delivered in Scottsdale, AZ in October 2022. High-performance, conscious leaders are self-aware, present, resilient, authentic, compassionate, courageous, and decisive...

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Project Management: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

7 Total CME

Project Management: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

Live Courses
10/28 - 10/28
Regular Price: $875

Member Price: $744

This course is part of 2022 Fall Institute, an in-person event delivered in Scottsdale, AZ in October 2022. Physicians are increasingly being asked to tackle projects with high stakes deliverables,...

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Science of High Reliability: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

10 Total CME

Science of High Reliability: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

Live Courses
10/29 - 10/30
Regular Price: $1,250

Member Price: $1,063

This course is part of 2022 Fall Institute, an in-person event delivered in Scottsdale, AZ in October 2022. High reliability is the study of human performance in complex systems. In...

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Value Based Care: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

14 Total CME

Value Based Care: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

Live Courses
10/27 - 10/28
Regular Price: $1,750

Member Price: $1,488

This course is part of 2022 Fall Institute, an in-person event delivered in Scottsdale, AZ in October 2022. In the complicated world of payment and delivery system reform, this course...

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Women in Leadership: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

7 Total CME

Women in Leadership: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

Live Courses
10/30 - 10/30
Regular Price: $875

Member Price: $744

This course is part of 2022 Fall Institute, an in-person event delivered in Scottsdale, AZ in October 2022. Women face unique challenges in leadership, but also bring a unique perspective....

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Resolving Conflict: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

7 Total CME

Resolving Conflict: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

Live Courses
10/27 - 10/27
Regular Price: $875

Member Price: $744

This course is part of 2022 Fall Institute, an in-person event delivered in Scottsdale, AZ in October 2022. Physician leaders and their organizations can experience meaningful growth through conflict. When...

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Practical Principles of Change Management: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

5 Total CME

Practical Principles of Change Management: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

Live Courses
10/29 - 10/29
Regular Price: $625

Member Price: $531

This course is part of 2022 Fall Institute, an in-person event delivered in Scottsdale, AZ in October 2022. This course consists of real case studies that demonstrate change creation. Physician...

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Non-Clinical Careers for Physicians: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

7 Total CME

Non-Clinical Careers for Physicians: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

Live Courses
10/30 - 10/30
Regular Price: $875

Member Price: $744

This course is part of 2022 Fall Institute, an in-person event delivered in Scottsdale, AZ in October 2022. Having a medical degree doesn’t restrict you to working as a clinician!...

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Managing Physician Performance: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

14 Total CME

Managing Physician Performance: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

Live Courses
10/27 - 10/28
Regular Price: $1,750

Member Price: $1,488

This course is part of 2022 Fall Institute, an in-person event delivered in Scottsdale, AZ in October 2022. In this course, attendees will gain insight into the following key concepts...

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Fundamentals of Physician Leadership - Quality: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

7 Total CME

Fundamentals of Physician Leadership - Quality: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

Live Courses
10/27 - 10/27
Regular Price: $595

Member Price: $506

This course is part of 2022 Fall Institute, an in-person event delivered in Scottsdale, AZ in October 2022. Quality and consistency are inexorably linked. The Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Quality...

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Fundamentals of Physician Leadership - Negotiation: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

7 Total CME

Fundamentals of Physician Leadership - Negotiation: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

Live Courses
10/29 - 10/29
Regular Price: $595

Member Price: $506

This course is part of 2022 Fall Institute, an in-person event delivered in Scottsdale, AZ in October 2022. This course demonstrates the steps that make up negotiations, and it shows...

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Fundamentals of Physician Leadership - Influence: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

7 Total CME

Fundamentals of Physician Leadership - Influence: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

Live Courses
10/28 - 10/28
Regular Price: $595

Member Price: $506

This course is part of 2022 Fall Institute, an in-person event delivered in Scottsdale, AZ in October 2022. Influencing others is a major component of leadership. Fundamentals of Physician Leadership:...

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Mastering Emotional Intelligence: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

7 Total CME

Mastering Emotional Intelligence: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

Live Courses
10/28 - 10/28
Regular Price: $875

Member Price: $744

This course is part of 2022 Fall Institute, an in-person event delivered in Scottsdale, AZ in October 2022. Your relationship with your patient is a critical component of your clinical...

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Fundamentals of Physician Leadership - Communication: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

7 Total CME

Fundamentals of Physician Leadership - Communication: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

Live Courses
10/30 - 10/30
Regular Price: $595

Member Price: $506

This course is part of 2022 Fall Institute, an in-person event delivered in Scottsdale, AZ in October 2022. Everyone sees the world differently, and that’s why communicating with other people...

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Essentials of Health Law: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

8 Total CME

Essentials of Health Law: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

Live Courses
10/27 - 10/27
Regular Price: $1,000

Member Price: $850

This course is part of 2022 Fall Institute, an in-person event delivered in Scottsdale, AZ in October 2022. The world of healthcare law encompasses a wide body of the law...

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CEO Academy 2.0: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

14 Total CME

CEO Academy 2.0: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

Live Courses
10/27 - 10/28
Regular Price: $1,750

Member Price: $1,488

This course is part of 2022 Fall Institute, an in-person event delivered in Scottsdale, AZ in October 2022. An advanced analysis of the key issues facing CEOs today.

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Building and Leading Effective Teams: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

5 Total CME

Building and Leading Effective Teams: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

Live Courses
10/29 - 10/29
Regular Price: $625

Member Price: $531

This course is part of 2022 Fall Institute, an in-person event delivered in Scottsdale, AZ in October 2022. In this course, attendees will gain insight into the following key concepts...

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Fundamentals of Physician Leadership - Series: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

35 Total CME

Fundamentals of Physician Leadership - Series: 2022 Fall Institute (October 2022)

Live Courses
10/27 - 10/30
Regular Price: $2,529

Member Price: $2,150

This course is part of 2022 Fall Institute, an in-person event delivered in Scottsdale, AZ in October 2022. Leadership isn’t a destination – it’s an ongoing journey. This course series represents...

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Lucrative Practices:  The Comprehensive Handbook for Healthcare Executives

Lucrative Practices: The Comprehensive Handbook for Healthcare Executives

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09/10
Regular Price: $74

Member Price: $63

By Michael B. Spellman, Ph.D. Starting and owning a well-run, successful practice are two of the most rewarding activities in which a healthcare professional can engage. However, staying ahead of...

Effective Crisis Leadership in Healthcare: Lessons Learned from a Pandemic

Effective Crisis Leadership in Healthcare: Lessons Learned from a Pandemic

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09/30
Regular Price: $59

Member Price: $50

By Aimee Greeter, MPH, FACHEMax Reiboldt, CPA COVID-19 thrust the world into a state of crisis for which no one was adequately prepared, and the fact is that no industry...

Physicians and the Law:  The Intersection of Medicine, Business, and Medical Malpractice

Physicians and the Law: The Intersection of Medicine, Business, and Medical Malpractice

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11/08
Regular Price: $69

Member Price: $59

By Timothy E. Paterick, MD, JD, MBA, MS Healthcare providers encounter complex problems in medical, business, and legal venues on a daily basis, and in an ever-evolving landscape. However, an...

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14 Total CME

Building a Path to Leadership Excellence: May - June, 2022

Facilitated Courses
05/16 - 06/10
Regular Price: $1,400

Member Price: $1,190

In today’s volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous (VUCA) world, effective leaders must pause, reflect, take stock, adapt, and rise to challenges with courage, humility, and compassion. Throughout this course, you...

Resolving Conflict

7 Total CME

Resolving Conflict

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $700

Member Price: $595

As a physician leader, effectively addressing and resolving conflict is a primary skill that serves you throughout your career and could be life altering for your employees or patients. This...

The Problem Employee: How to Manage the Employees No One Wants to Manage

The Problem Employee: How to Manage the Employees No One Wants to Manage

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01/29
Regular Price: $48

Member Price: $41

Healthcare executives must keep their problem employees in line (and keep turnover to a minimum) or fire them without incurring legal consequences. Yet, it is difficult to know how to...

The Neuropsychology of Strategic Thinking

2 Total CME

The Neuropsychology of Strategic Thinking

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $200

Member Price: $170

This course will facilitate a shift perspective in how we think about, understand, and implement strategic thinking. This course will define strategic thinking in neuropsychological terms and address both the...

AAPL Wellness Collection
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AAPL Wellness Collection

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$550

Introducing the AAPL Wellness Collection, a 6 book bundle available now for $495 (AAPL member price is $421 or lower) covering topics on wellness, finance, presentation, and social media. The...

Essentials of Health Law

8 Total CME

Essentials of Health Law

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $800

Member Price: $680

If you’ve been searching for a comprehensive education on the most pressing healthcare law issues of today, then this course is for you. The world of healthcare law encompasses a...

Managing Physician Performance

14 Total CME

Managing Physician Performance

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $1,400

Member Price: $1,190

Enroll in Managing Physician Performance to learn how to find — and keep — the most talented physicians. This course provides a blueprint for the hiring and talent management process....

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4 Total CME

Project Management Overview for Physician Leaders

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $400

Member Price: $340

Physicians are increasingly being asked to tackle projects with high stakes deliverables, but don’t always have the proper knowledge to lead them toward successful outcomes. This course has a unique...

Affiliation Options for Physicians: Current and Future Strategies

Affiliation Options for Physicians: Current and Future Strategies

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08/01
Regular Price: $82

Member Price: $70

The number of available affiliation options can be nearly as daunting and confusing as the uncertainty surrounding which model is the best fit for any organization. Choosing the correct model...

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3 Total CME

Physician Career Advancement: Mastering Soft Skills

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $300

Member Price: $255

While strong clinical skills often lead to interviews and job offers for physicians, they aren’t the only factor predicting long term-career success. Employers are beginning to recognize the importance of...

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3 Total CME

From Autonomy to Teamwork

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $300

Member Price: $255

Physicians are traditionally trained to be autonomous in their thinking and actions. However, as new care delivery models emerge placing further emphasis on team-based care, physicians must develop practical teamwork...

50 Nonclinical Careers for Physicians:  Fulfilling, Meaningful, and Lucrative Alternatives to Direct Patient Care

50 Nonclinical Careers for Physicians: Fulfilling, Meaningful, and Lucrative Alternatives to Direct Patient Care

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06/30
Regular Price: $30

Member Price: $25

How Physicians Can Leverage Their Clinical Skills to Transition to Another Career By the time they realize their career in clinical medicine isn’t everything they thought it would be, many...

All Physicians are Leaders: Reflections on Inspiring Change Together for Better Healthcare

All Physicians are Leaders: Reflections on Inspiring Change Together for Better Healthcare

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06/30
Regular Price: $23

Member Price: $20

All Physicians are Leaders: Reflections on Inspiring Change Together for Better Healthcare COVID-19 is clearly creating significant change in how daily lives are pursued. The impacts on healthcare as an...

Physician-Led Healthcare Reform: A New Approach to Medicare for All

Physician-Led Healthcare Reform: A New Approach to Medicare for All

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06/30
Regular Price: $30

Member Price: $25

Today, employed physicians and independent physicians alike feel powerless. Hospital-employed doctors feel like cogs in a machine, and community doctors are increasingly threatened by forces beyond their control. Physician-led healthcare...

Value-Based Healthcare and Payment Models:  Including Frontline Strategies for 20 Clinical Subspecialties

Value-Based Healthcare and Payment Models: Including Frontline Strategies for 20 Clinical Subspecialties

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Regular Price: $89

Member Price: $76

Value-Based Care and Payment Models As value-based care is coming of age, deciding how to start can be an overwhelming task. Risks are high and success with the new models...

FAST Practice Newsletter - 3 Year Subscription (36 issues)

FAST Practice Newsletter - 3 Year Subscription (36 issues)

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Regular Price: $826

Member Price: $702

Stay current. Save time. Know more. Earn more. Built on the "journal club" concept, expert editors critically select and summarize sixteen of the most valuable articles from the current literature...

FAST Practice Newsletter - 2 Year Subscription (24 issues)

FAST Practice Newsletter - 2 Year Subscription (24 issues)

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Regular Price: $583

Member Price: $496

Stay current. Save time. Know more. Earn more. Built on the journal club concept, expert editors critically select and summarize sixteen of the most valuable articles from the current literature...

FAST Practice Newsletter - Annual Subscription (12 issues)

FAST Practice Newsletter - Annual Subscription (12 issues)

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Regular Price: $324

Member Price: $275

Stay current. Save time. Know more. Earn more. Built on the journal club concept, expert editors critically select and summarize sixteen of the most valuable articles from the current literature...

The Journal of Medical Practice Management - 3 Year Subscription (18 issues)

The Journal of Medical Practice Management - 3 Year Subscription (18 issues)

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Regular Price: $747

Member Price: $635

The Highest Quality and Most Respected Practice Management Journal Available. Period. MPM is published bi-monthly and is delivered digitally in February, April, June, August, October, and December. Today's physicians, office...

The Journal of Medical Practice Management - 2 Year Subscription (12 issues)

The Journal of Medical Practice Management - 2 Year Subscription (12 issues)

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Regular Price: $527

Member Price: $448

The Highest Quality and Most Respected Practice Management Journal Available. Period. MPM is published bi-monthly and is delivered digitally in February, April, June, August, October, and December. Today's physicians, office...

The Journal of Medical Practice Management - Annual Subscription (6 issues)

The Journal of Medical Practice Management - Annual Subscription (6 issues)

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Regular Price: $293

Member Price: $249

The Highest Quality and Most Respected Practice Management Journal Available. Period. MPM is published bi-monthly and is delivered digitally in February, April, June, August, October, and December. Today's physicians, office...

Your Ultimate Guide to MIPS, 2018 Edition

Your Ultimate Guide to MIPS, 2018 Edition

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Regular Price: $54

Member Price: $46

CMS has a way of giving you 1000 puzzle pieces, without giving the clear big picture. This book helps put all the pieces together. Finally! A decoded, organized, easy-to-read, concise,...

What It's Like to Become a Doctor:  A Year-by-Year Journey from Medical Student to Practicing Physician

What It's Like to Become a Doctor:  A Year-by-Year Journey from Medical Student to Practicing Physician

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Regular Price: $16

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Dr. Matthew Moeller steps up and provides an educated voice on the challenges confronting all doctors-in-training, ultimately seeking a way forward for more efficient and better patient care. This book...

Unlocking the Value of NPs and PAs: Increase Revenue and Create a Healthy and Thriving Practice with Midlevel Providers

Unlocking the Value of NPs and PAs: Increase Revenue and Create a Healthy and Thriving Practice with Midlevel Providers

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Regular Price: $69

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This new book discusses what employers can expect when hiring advanced practice providers and how to help midlevel providers in their practices reach their full potential. The book suggests actionable...

Tweets, Likes, and Liabilities: Online and Electronic Risk to the Healthcare Professional

Tweets, Likes, and Liabilities: Online and Electronic Risk to the Healthcare Professional

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Regular Price: $60

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Social media offers healthcare practices a vehicle to attract patients and potential employees, but also presents risk to healthcare providers. This essential book will give you peace of mind by...