Arizona Healthcare Leadership Academy.
 
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Two-Tier Program for Healthcare Leadership

The Arizona Healthcare Leadership Academy currently offers a two-tier program, four days total, that emphasizes essential areas of healthcare leadership, as well as a new three-weekend program for directors:

Tier I

Tier I is designed to provide the fundamentals of leadership:

  • Workplace Environment
  • Understanding Organizational and Performance Measures
  • Managing Groups and Teams
  • Human Resource Management
  • Conflict Management
  • Communication
  • Time Management

Additionally, there is a Capstone Course that uses real-world scenarios to provide a context for highlighting the typical issues and dilemmas that participants are likely to encounter in their jobs.

View Tier I Courses & Objectives for course details, and view Education Credits for additional information about continuing education credits for the Academy's program.

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Tier II

Tier II builds on and expands the core content of the successful Tier I program:

  • Managing Uncertainty
  • Project Management
  • Managing Budget Development
  • Strategic Planning and Financial Performance
  • Building the Contemporary Workplace
  • Negotiations
  • Managing Patient Safety and Translation Research
  • Managers as Leaders—The Capstone Experience

View Tier II Courses & Objectives for course details, and view Education Credits for additional information about continuing education credits for the Academy's program.

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Directors Only

Directors Only is a new program designed for director-level healthcare leaders—those individuals who have responsibility for the overall administration of functional areas with multiple departments. The goal of this program is to provide director-level leaders with knowledge and skills to improve departmental performance, increase job satisfaction and enhance workforce retention.

Topics include:

  • Organizational Culture and Workplace Environment
  • Performance Management and Strategy Maps
  • The Science of Quality
  • Managing Patient Safety
  • Project Management
  • Managing People
  • Advanced Conflict Management
  • Team Building (Director-Workgroup Relationships)
  • Directors as Leaders: The Capstone Experience

View Directors Only Courses & Objectives for course details.

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Upcoming Programs

2013

Tier I : Sept 18 – Oct 30
Eller College – The University of Arizona, Tucson

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Tier II : May 8-June 19
IHS Phoenix Indian Medical Center

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Tier II : Apr 3 - May 15
The UofA College of Nursing

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