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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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Building and Leading Effective Teams

3.5 Total CME

Building and Leading Effective Teams

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $250

Member Price: $213

Teamwork is an essential component of coordinated interdisciplinary patient care, but it doesn’t happen on its own. Physician leaders know the importance of developing techniques to bring groups together and...

Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Series

31.5 Total CME

Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Series

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $2,350

Member Price: $1,998

Enroll in Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Series to build a well-rounded foundation of leadership and influence. Effective leadership is developed by honing specific skills and behaviors, and in the Fundamentals...

Practical Principles of Change Management

2 Total CME

Practical Principles of Change Management

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $200

Member Price: $170

This course consists of real case studies that demonstrate change creation. Physician leaders will closely examine those case studies and use actionable findings to manage change in their own organizations.Topics...

Developing a Business Plan

5.5 Total CME

Developing a Business Plan

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $450

Member Price: $383

Health care organizations hesitate to invest in initiatives without fully understanding the likely return on investments.  It is common for organizations to demand a business plan to justify the expense...

Managing Physician Performance: Series

24 Total CME

Managing Physician Performance: Series

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $1,745

Member Price: $1,483

This series includes Recruit and Retain Top Talent, Design a Compensation Model, and Deliver Effective Feedback This program provides expert instruction and actionable takeaways to recruit new physicians, host performance-based...

Leading and Managing Strategic Change

5.5 Total CME

Leading and Managing Strategic Change

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $495

Member Price: $421

Gain the tools, techniques and skills required to lead change. The key to thriving as a physician leader is the ability to manage strategic innovation and change. There's a difference...

Leading Innovation in Health Care Delivery

2 Total CME

Leading Innovation in Health Care Delivery

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $180

Member Price: $153

These days, the volume-to-value transition in health care requires physician leaders to seek better ways to deliver care. By applying systematic and team-based approaches, they can innovate health care in...

The CMIO-CMO-CIO Partnership

1.5 Total CME

The CMIO-CMO-CIO Partnership

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $135

Member Price: $115

The course explores the role of clinical informatics and how each collaborator – Chief Medical Information Officer, Chief Medical Officer or Chief Information Officer – can improve them.  These partnerships...

Develop Effective Teams

5 Total CME

Develop Effective Teams

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $500

Member Price: $425

Learning how to work effectively in teams has become a crucial skill in today’s workplace. Those tasked with leading teams are presented with challenges that must be dealt with efficiently....

Leveraging the Clinical Team

2 Total CME

Leveraging the Clinical Team

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $180

Member Price: $153

Physician leaders who are managing interdisciplinary clinical teams can learn the basics of hiring, leading, and managing new team members. This course provides strategies for effective coaching, defusing disruptive behavior...

Managing Physician Performance

24 Total CME

Managing Physician Performance: October - December, 2019

Facilitated Courses
10/31 - 12/06
Regular Price: $1,745

Member Price: $1,483

Session Dates: 10/31 - 12/06 Enroll in Managing Physician Performance to learn how to find — and keep — the most talented physicians. This course provides a blueprint for the...

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

Negotiation influences every aspect of our lives, so it’s time you master it. Learn valuable skills, like how to identify a person’s communication style and a proven step-by-step structure you...

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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

When organizations don’t have appropriate strategies to deal with disruptive and toxic behavior, these behaviors can result in patient safety issues, low staff morale, and cost burdens. Responsible physician leaders...

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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

Advance Pricing: Save 10% off Fall Institute registrations through September 30th with code FALL10 at checkout. Clarify expectations, define scopes, develop budgets and establish schedules with the skills and insights...

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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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2020 Winter Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Series

31.5 Total CME

2020 Winter Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Series

Live Courses
01/31 - 02/02
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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2020 Winter Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Influence

7 Total CME

2020 Winter Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Influence

Live Courses
01/31
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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2020 Winter Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Negotiation

7 Total CME

2020 Winter Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Negotiation

Live Courses
02/01
Regular Price: $595

Member Price: $506

Negotiation influences every aspect of our lives, so it’s time you master it. Learn valuable skills, like how to identify a person’s communication style and a proven step-by-step structure you...

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2020 Winter Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Communication

3.5 Total CME

2020 Winter Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Communication

Live Courses
02/02
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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