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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. Additional details can be found here: Certified Physician Executive

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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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....

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...

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...

Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Quality

7 Total CME

Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Quality

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $595

Member Price: $506

The refinement of healthcare practices in the context of quality and safety is a crucial aspect of improving outcomes for patients. Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Quality, taught by David Nash,...

Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Series

35 Total CME

Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Series

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $2,529

Member Price: $2,150

Build a well-rounded foundation of leadership and influence skills by enrolling in the Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Series. Taught by some of AAPL’s finest instructors, this series is a bundle...

Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Negotiation

7 Total CME

Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Negotiation

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $595

Member Price: $506

With the right skillset, anything can be negotiated—rank, salary, schedule and more. Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Negotiation, taught by Linda Babcock, is an AAPL DE Self Study course that delivers...

Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Influence

7 Total CME

Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Influence

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $595

Member Price: $506

Influence is a major component of leadership. Not to be confused with power or control, influence is leveraging key tactics that involve, connect, and inspire others. Fundamentals of Physician Leadership:...

Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Finance

7 Total CME

Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Finance

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $595

Member Price: $506

This course is part of 2022 Spring Institute, an in-person event delivered in St. Petersburg, FL in May 2022. Finance is a complex topic, but those physician leaders who understand...

Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Communication

7 Total CME

Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Communication

Self-Study Courses
On Demand
Regular Price: $595

Member Price: $506

Everyone sees the world differently, and that’s why communicating with other people isn’t a one-size-fits-all affair. Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Communication, taught by Johann Humbert, is an AAPL DE Self...

14 Total CME

Building a Path to Leadership Excellence: March 2023

Facilitated Courses
11/14 - 12/09
Regular Price: $1,400

Member Price: $1,190

14 Total CME

Building a Path to Leadership Excellence: May 2023

Facilitated Courses
11/14 - 12/09
Regular Price: $1,400

Member Price: $1,190

14 Total CME

Building a Path to Leadership Excellence: August 2023

Facilitated Courses
11/14 - 12/09
Regular Price: $1,400

Member Price: $1,190

14 Total CME

Building a Path to Leadership Excellence: November 2023

Facilitated Courses
11/14 - 12/09
Regular Price: $1,400

Member Price: $1,190

14 Total CME

Financial Skills for Executive Decision Making: January 2023

Facilitated Courses
10/17 - 11/11
Regular Price: $1,400

Member Price: $1,190

14 Total CME

Financial Skills for Executive Decision Making: April 2023

Facilitated Courses
10/17 - 11/11
Regular Price: $1,400

Member Price: $1,190

14 Total CME

Financial Skills for Executive Decision Making: August 2023

Facilitated Courses
10/17 - 11/11
Regular Price: $1,400

Member Price: $1,190

14 Total CME

Financial Skills for Executive Decision Making: October 2023

Facilitated Courses
10/17 - 11/11
Regular Price: $1,400

Member Price: $1,190

14 Total CME

Leading Innovation in Healthcare Organizations: February 2023

Facilitated Courses
10/31 - 11/25
Regular Price: $1,400

Member Price: $1,190

14 Total CME

Leading Innovation in Healthcare Organizations: May 2023

Facilitated Courses
10/31 - 11/25
Regular Price: $1,400

Member Price: $1,190

14 Total CME

Leading Innovation in Healthcare Organizations: August 2023

Facilitated Courses
10/31 - 11/25
Regular Price: $1,400

Member Price: $1,190

14 Total CME

Leading Innovation in Healthcare Organizations: October 2023

Facilitated Courses
10/31 - 11/25
Regular Price: $1,400

Member Price: $1,190

14 Total CME

Transforming Healthcare Through Quality Improvement: January 2023

Facilitated Courses
10/03 - 10/28
Regular Price: $1,400

Member Price: $1,190

14 Total CME

Transforming Healthcare Through Quality Improvement: April 2023

Facilitated Courses
10/03 - 10/28
Regular Price: $1,400

Member Price: $1,190

14 Total CME

Transforming Healthcare Through Quality Improvement: July 2023

Facilitated Courses
10/03 - 10/28
Regular Price: $1,400

Member Price: $1,190

14 Total CME

Transforming Healthcare Through Quality Improvement: October 2023

Facilitated Courses
10/03 - 10/28
Regular Price: $1,400

Member Price: $1,190