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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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2020 Fall Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Quality

7 Total CME

2020 Fall Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Quality

Live Courses
11/02
Regular Price: $595

Member Price: $506

Quality and consistency are inexorably linked. The Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Quality course offers physicians the tools and tactics they need to create consistent systems, processes and quality outcomes –...

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2020 Fall Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Influence

7 Total CME

2020 Fall Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Influence

Live Courses
10/30
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 Fall Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Communication

7 Total CME

2020 Fall Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Communication

Live Courses
11/01
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. This course doesn’t tell physician leaders exactly how to speak or what to say,...

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2020 Fall Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Series

35 Total CME

2020 Fall Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Series

Live Courses
10/29 - 11/01
Regular Price: $2,975

Member Price: $2,529

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 Fall Resolving Conflict

7 Total CME

2020 Fall Resolving Conflict

Live Courses
10/29
Regular Price: $945

Member Price: $803

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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2020 Fall Managing Physician Performance

14 Total CME

2020 Fall Managing Physician Performance

Live Courses
10/30 - 10/31
Regular Price: $1,950

Member Price: $1,658

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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2020 Fall Physician Wellness

14 Total CME

2020 Fall Physician Wellness

Live Courses
10/30 - 10/31
Regular Price: $1,950

Member Price: $1,658

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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2020 Fall Practical Principles of Change Management

5 Total CME

2020 Fall Practical Principles of Change Management

Live Courses
11/01 - 11/01
Regular Price: $675

Member Price: $574

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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2020 Fall Science of High Reliability

10.5 Total CME

2020 Fall Science of High Reliability

Live Courses
10/31 - 11/01
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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2020 Fall Crisis Management

10.5 Total CME

2020 Fall Crisis Management

Live Courses
10/31 - 11/01
Regular Price: $1,525

Member Price: $1,296

Coming Soon. More details to follow June 30th. Course Dates: Day 1: Saturday, October 31, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Day 2: Sunday, November 1, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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2020 Fall Mastering Emotional Intelligence

7 Total CME

2020 Fall Mastering Emotional Intelligence

Live Courses
10/29 - 10/29
Regular Price: $945

Member Price: $803

Almost 2500 years ago, Socrates said, “to know thyself is the beginning of wisdom.” In today’s parlance, he was embracing the value of emotional intelligence. Responding with empathy and intelligence...

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2020 Fall Essentials of Health Law

8 Total CME

2020 Fall Essentials of Health Law

Live Courses
10/29 - 10/29
Regular Price: $1,080

Member Price: $918

If you’ve been searching for a comprehensive education on the most pressing health law issues of today, then this course is for you. Learn about medical error liability, managed care...

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2020 Fall Healthcare Innovation

14 Total CME

2020 Fall Healthcare Innovation

Live Courses
10/29 - 10/30
Regular Price: $1,950

Member Price: $1,658

Learn how design thinking and personal leadership skills can help you develop innovative solutions to the specific challenges facing healthcare leaders— from influencing health behaviors and prioritizing care team wellness...

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2020 Fall Monetizing Quality in a Value-Based World

7 Total CME

2020 Fall Monetizing Quality in a Value-Based World

Live Courses
10/30 - 10/30
Regular Price: $945

Member Price: $803

As payment methodologies rapidly evolve from pay for volume to pay for value, executives and healthcare leaders need to be able to convert specific quality metrics (case mix index, length...

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2020 Fall Finance

14 Total CME

2020 Fall Finance

Live Courses
10/30 - 10/31
Regular Price: $1,950

Member Price: $1,658

Coming Soon. More details to follow June 30th. Course Dates: Day 1: Friday, October 30, 8:00 AM - 5: 00 PM Day 2: Saturday, October 31, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM...

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2021 Winter Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Influence

7 Total CME

2021 Winter Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Influence

Live Courses
01/28
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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2021 Winter Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Negotiation

7 Total CME

2021 Winter Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Negotiation

Live Courses
01/29
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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2021 Winter Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Communication

7 Total CME

2021 Winter Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Communication

Live Courses
01/30
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. This course doesn’t tell physician leaders exactly how to speak or what to say,...

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2021 Winter Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Quality

7 Total CME

2021 Winter Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Quality

Live Courses
01/31
Regular Price: $595

Member Price: $506

Quality and consistency are inexorably linked. The Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Quality course offers physicians the tools and tactics they need to create consistent systems, processes and quality outcomes –...

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2021 Winter Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Series

35 Total CME

2021 Winter Fundamentals of Physician Leadership: Series

Live Courses
01/28 - 01/31
Regular Price: $2,975

Member Price: $2,529

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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2021 Winter Population Health Series

15 Total CME

2021 Winter Population Health Series

Live Courses
01/28
Regular Price: $1,250

Member Price: $1,063

This series is a blended experience with live webinars and one full-day face-to-face exploration of population health, how it’s being applied in the marketplace and all the ways it’s driving...

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2021 Winter CMO Academy

24 Total CME

2021 Winter CMO Academy

Live Courses
01/28 - 01/30
Regular Price: $2,950

Member Price: $2,508

Are you an aspiring, new, or experienced chief medical officer? Would you like to hone your critical health care management and leadership skills? If so, this is the course for...

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2021 Winter CEO Academy

24 Total CME

2021 Winter CEO Academy

Live Courses
01/28 - 01/30
Regular Price: $2,950

Member Price: $2,508

What does it take to become a CEO in health care? This academy course will provide the necessary framework for transitioning into the role of CEO, such as: recognizing what...

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2021 Winter HFMA & AAPL Health Care Finance Academy

17 Total CME

2021 Winter HFMA & AAPL Health Care Finance Academy

Live Courses
01/29 - 01/30
Regular Price: $2,095

Member Price: $1,781

Finance Fundamentals For Physicians Don’t let the language of finance confuse you any longer! This course will provide you with a broad overview of health care finance and management that...

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2021 Winter Quality Improvement Academy

21 Total CME

2021 Winter Quality Improvement Academy

Live Courses
01/29 - 01/31
Regular Price: $2,575

Member Price: $2,189

Learn the latest cutting-edge methods and strategies that will help you improve all aspects of your organization from its safety to the overall culture. You’ll participate in three days of...

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2021 Winter Women's Leadership Academy

21 Total CME

2021 Winter Women's Leadership Academy

Live Courses
01/29 - 01/31
Regular Price: $2,575

Member Price: $2,189

Women face unique challenges in leadership, but they also bring a unique perspective. Whether your goal is to become a C-Suite executive or leader in another health care role, this...

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2021 Winter Innovator's DNA Workshop

8 Total CME

2021 Winter Innovator's DNA Workshop

Live Courses
01/28
Regular Price: $1,200

Member Price: $1,020

The Innovator’s DNA workshop introduces foundational innovation principles and skills necessary for every aspiring innovator to understand. We begin with defining innovation and its importance and then dive deep into...

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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...