2023 Bedside to the C-Suite: How to Optimize Your Career as a Future Leader in Hospital Medicine

March 26, 2023

Now that you’ve settled in as a hospitalist, what’s next? How can you grow your career in hospital medicine, especially in leadership positions? What do you need to do to position yourself for major opportunities? What do you need to know?

This course will take you through building different careers in hospital medicine, with a focus on leadership positions. We will show you how to explore different opportunities, help you understand how to lay the groundwork for establishing your reputation, and give you insight into what your next steps should be. We will teach you the fundamentals of negotiation for yourself and for your group, including approaches you should be taking daily, and cover the ins and outs of hospital finance. We will explore basic skills of self-management and managing others that anyone moving into a leadership position should be familiar with. Finally, we will cover mentoring and sponsorship, which are critical to advancing your career.

Faculty will have leadership experience in different realms to provide information, insight and advice. There will be plenty of opportunity to interact with course faculty and network with faculty as well as attendees.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this educational activity, participants will be better able to:

  1. Explore different careers within hospital medicine and the pathways taken to achieve those careers
  2. Be able to describe the role of physician advisors, medical directors, and other positions that advance career trajectories for hospital medicine
  3. Understand hospital finance and identify metrics important to the “C-suite”
  4. Understand the fundamentals of negotiation and learn to use organizational objectives to leverage your negotiation
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 7.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 7.50 Non-physician
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Event starts: 
03/26/2023 - 8:00am EDT
Event ends: 
03/26/2023 - 5:00pm EDT
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The planners and faculty for this activity have no relevant relationships to disclose unless denoted at the link below. All relevant relationships were mitigated prior to the start of this activity.

Accreditation Statement

The Society of Hospital Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Society of Hospital Medicine designates this live activity Bedside to the C-Suite: How to Optimize Your Career as a Future Leader in Hospital Medicine for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 7.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 7.50 Non-physician


Your cost:
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