November 16, 2020–January 31, 2021
SHSMD Credentials | 24/7 access
Due to popular demand, SHSMD is excited to offer the Strategic Planning in Health Care online course series again! The series received an outstanding overall evaluation rating of 4.87/5 (with 5 being extremely satisfied). Hear what past participants said about the series:
"I hold an established strategy role at a large institution and this course FAR exceeded my expectations (which were already high) in terms of rich content, crisp delivery, flexibility for a professional learner, and immediate applicability to my daily responsibilities. Truly spectacular!"
"Presenters were top notch and clearly current in the field of strategic planning. I very much enjoyed this class."
"This has been a great resource and learning opportunity for me. Will not only make me a more valuable employee but more importantly will benefit our hospital and patients."
The series will offer two core courses plus self-paced electives that allow you to customize the program based on your areas of interest. See below for more detail.
Discounts available for groups of 3 or more. Special rates available to anyone facing furloughs or layoffs due to COVID-19.
We encourage you to participate as much as possible during the live webinars, but in the event you cannot attend, all modules are recorded and available 24/7.
Course 1: Strategic Planning Process and Content
November 17-December 4, 2020
This course will cover four modules, with each module including a live, 60 minute webcast and associated discussions/assignments. Registrants must also pass a short exam at the end of the course as part of the credential requirements.
Module 1: Designing an Effective Strategic Planning Process
Tuesday, November 17, 2020 -2:30-3:30pm CT / 3:30-4:30 ET
Module 2: Elements of a Strategic Plan
Thursday, November 19, 2020|12-1pm CT / 1-2pm ET
Module 3: Strategic Metrics (Key Performance Indicators)
Tuesday, December 1, 2020 | 2:30-3:30pm CT / 3:30-4:30 ET
Module 4: Understanding Context and Being Future Focused
Friday, December 4, 2020 |12-1pm CT / 1-2pm ET
Electives Course | December 4, 2020 - January 31, 2021
Course 2: Successful Plan Execution
January 4 - 31, 2021
Module 1: Communicating the Strategic Plan to Different Stakeholders
Tuesday, January 5, 2021
Module 2: Developing a Tactical Plan
Thursday, January 7, 2021 -
Module 3: Integrating and Aligning the Strategic Plan with Financial Planning
Tuesday, January 12, 2021 -
Only upon completion of all the credential requirements will registrants will receive a SHSMD Strategic Planning in Health Care Credential. This includes completion of assignments, discussion board, exams, quizzes and evaluations.