Complimentary Tickets:
CEOs, Chief Medical Officers or Medical Staff Coordinators may each attend complimentary with purchase of two tickets for physicians.

Early Bird Registration: $1,495
$300 Savings through December 15, 2019

Registration: $1,795
Regular tuition after December 15, 2019

Location: The Ritz-Carlton 4375 Admiralty Way, Marina Del Rey, CA 90292

Room Reservations: $309/ room | Cut off January 7, 2019
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The Chief of Staff Boot Camp® was designed to provide new Chiefs of Staff the information they need to succeed in their complex role.

Led by our nationally recognized faculty, the two-day Chief of Staff Boot Camp® offers up to 15 hours of Category One CME credit for physicians.

The Boot Camp focuses on the knowledge and tools necessary to work collaboratively with peers, hospital administration, and staff members.

Executive-Level Leadership

In addition to honing executive-level leadership and communication skills, the course provides Chiefs with a working understanding of important topics such as:

  • Healthcare trends
  • Physician leaders success factors in the era of reform
  • Emerging roles for physician leaders
  • Quality and patient safety initiatives
  • Value based purchasing and accountable care organizations
  • TJC updates
  • Credentialing, privileging, and peer review to assure quality
  • Burnout and stress management
  • Dealing with disruptive behavior
  • Hospital finance

On Site Boot Camps

The Institute for Medical Leadership can now bring its Chief of Staff Boot Camp® to your hospital! Each on site Boot Camp is customized to meet the specific needs of each hospital or health system in half-day or full day sessions. Weekend programs or year round education can also be provided.

Let us know if you would like to have The Institute’s renowned faculty conduct a program for the rest of your Medical Executive Committee so that you can share the knowledge and new skills you have learned through our program.

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2019 Schedule & Program

Past Speakers

Ret. Major General Leonard Randolph, MD, CPE
Deputy Surgeon General of the United States Air Force, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, Health Affairs, and Past President of the American College of Physician Executives.

Mr. Duane Dauner
President and CEO of the California Hospital Association

Mr. Tom Priselac
President and CEO of Cedars-Sinai Health System and, at the time, Chairman of the American Hospital Association

Mr. Mickey Bilbrey
Long-time President and CEO of the University of Tennessee Medical Center


The Institute for Medical Leadership can now bring its Chief of Staff Boot Camp® to your hospital with On Site Boot Camps! Boot Camps are customized to meet the specific needs of each hospital or health system.


Chief of Staff Boot Camp®

  • This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Institute for Medical Quality (IMQ/CMA) through the joint sponsorship of Cooperative of American Physicians, Inc. (CAP) and The Institute for Medical Leadership®. CAP is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 Chief of Staff Boot Camp®

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