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Certified Physician Executive


A Certified Physician Executive is a licensed MD or DO with one year of significant leadership and managerial experience. Eligible candidates must have also completed coursework in our CPE curriculum or have a graduate management degree and is board certified in a clinical specialty with three years’ experience after residency and fellowship.

CPE candidates must also pass the three-and-a-half-day Certifying Commission in Medical Management Certification Program before being awarded the designation. Additional program and eligibility details can be found here: CPE Capstone

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2019 Fall Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Series

31.5 Total CME

2019 Fall Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Series

Live Courses
11/02 - 11/05
Regular Price: $2,453

Member Price: $2,085

Leadership isn’t a destination – it’s an ongoing journey. This course series represents the first, and most critical, step of your transformation from contributor to leader. Over the course of three and...

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2019 Fall Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Influence

7 Total CME

2019 Fall Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Influence

Live Courses
11/04
Regular Price: $595

Member Price: $506

Influencing others is a major component of leadership and this course will first teach physician leaders how to influence the most important person in the room: themselves. Leaders will develop...

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2019 Fall Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Negotiation

7 Total CME

2019 Fall Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Negotiation

Live Courses
11/03
Regular Price: $595

Member Price: $506

This course demonstrates the steps that make up negotiations, and it shows physician leaders how to leverage that structure to create the career and lifestyle they want. Even though we...

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2019 Fall Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Communication

3.5 Total CME

2019 Fall Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Communication

Live Courses
11/05
Regular Price: $347

Member Price: $295

Everyone sees the world differently, and that’s why communicating with other people isn’t a one-size-fits-all affair. This course doesn’t tell physician leaders exactly how to speak or what to say,...

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2019 Fall Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Quality

7 Total CME

2019 Fall Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Quality

Live Courses
11/02
Regular Price: $595

Member Price: $506

Quality and consistency are inexorably linked. This course offers physicians the tools and tactics they need to create consistent systems, processes, and quality outcomes – along with some insight into...

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2019 Fall Advanced Medical Staff Leadership

10.5 Total CME

2019 Fall Advanced Medical Staff Leadership

Live Courses
11/04 - 11/05
Regular Price: $1,525

Member Price: $1,296

The health care industry’s shift of focus from sickness to health and the rapid change of business and care models from fee-for-service to risk-based capitation makes it necessary for the...

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2019 Fall Authentic Leadership Development

14 Total CME

2019 Fall Authentic Leadership Development

Live Courses
11/01 - 11/02
Regular Price: $1,525

Member Price: $1,296

Authentic leaders remain true to their values while guiding their organizations toward future success. They are self-aware, genuine, mission-focused and able to set the goals of their organization ahead of...

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2019 Fall Managing Physician Performance

24 Total CME

2019 Fall Managing Physician Performance

Live Courses
11/03 - 11/05
Regular Price: $2,350

Member Price: $1,998

Enroll in this course and learn how to find — and keep — talented physicians on your staff. This course not only provides a blueprint for the hiring and talent...

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2019 Fall Professional Accountability

10.5 Total CME

2019 Fall Professional Accountability

Live Courses
11/01 - 11/02
Regular Price: $1,525

Member Price: $1,296

Accountability in healthcare is a legal obligation as well as an ethical and moral responsibility. When organizations don’t have appropriate strategies to deal with disruptive and toxic behaviors, it can...

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2019 Fall Project Management

7 Total CME

2019 Fall Project Management

Live Courses
11/01
Regular Price: $818

Member Price: $695

Clarify expectations, define scopes, develop budgets and establish schedules with the skills and insights offered in this course. Physician leaders often find themselves in the role of project stakeholder, customer,...

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2019 Fall Three Faces of Quality

24 Total CME

2019 Fall Three Faces of Quality

Live Courses
11/01 - 11/03
Regular Price: $2,350

Member Price: $1,998

Discover how to design and implement systems that drive better patient and business outcomes. You will learn how to guide teams toward higher quality health care and demonstrate the use of...

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2019 Fall Resolving Conflict

7 Total CME

2019 Fall Resolving Conflict

Live Courses
11/03
Regular Price: $935

Member Price: $795

In this course, the goal isn’t to eliminate conflict but to make it meaningful and productive. When conflict is productive, organizations can experience positive change, but when it’s not managed...

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2019 Fall Science of High Reliability

10.5 Total CME

2019 Fall Science of High Reliability

Live Courses
11/04 - 11/05
Regular Price: $1,525

Member Price: $1,296

What is high reliability? It’s the study of human performance in complex systems, and it’s a subject that physician leaders need to become experts in to take their organizations from...

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2019 Fall Practical Principles of Change Management

7 Total CME

2019 Fall Practical Principles of Change Management

Live Courses
11/04
Regular Price: $935

Member Price: $795

Physician leaders enrolled in this course will examine real case studies that demonstrate change creation and use actionable findings to manage change in their own organizations. Additional topics that will...

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2019 Fall Optimizing Clinical & Business Outcomes through Physician C-Suite Collaboration

10.5 Total CME

2019 Fall Optimizing Clinical & Business Outcomes through Physician C-Suite Collaboration

Live Courses
11/02 - 11/03
Regular Price: $1,525

Member Price: $1,296

Succeeding as a physician or executive leader in today’s environment requires specific knowledge and tools that aren’t covered in medical or management schools. This course covers the skills needed to...

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2019 Fall Physician Wellness

14 Total CME

2019 Fall Physician Wellness

Live Courses
11/03 - 11/05
Regular Price: $1,995

Member Price: $1,696

Through a mix of groundbreaking science, stories, and experiential learning, you’ll learn a powerful neuroscience- and mindfulness-based 4-step framework for overcoming stress. You'll develop the skills to change your mindset, transform burnout into...

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