Monday, November 8, 2021 - Monday, January 31, 2022
From past attendees:
"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."
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).
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 9 - November 18, 2021
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 9, 2021 | 12:00-1:00pm CT / 1:00pm-2:00pm ET
- Module 2: Elements of a Strategic Plan
Thursday, November 11, 2021 | 12:00-1:00pm CT / 1:00pm-2:00pm ET
- Module 3: Strategic Metrics (Key Performance Indicators)
Tuesday, November 16, 2021 | 12:00-1:00pm CT / 1:00pm-2:00pm ET
- Module 4: Understanding Context and Being Future Focused
Wednesday, November 17, 2021 |10:00am-11:00am CT / 11:00am-12:00pm ET
Electives Course: Self-Paced
November 22, 2021 - January 31, 2022
- Click here to view the full list of elective webinars. You are required to watch four webinars and complete/pass the accompanying quizzes in order to earn the SHSMD Digital Credential in Health Care Strategic Planning.
Course 2: Successful Plan Execution
Tuesday, January 4 - Monday, January 31, 2022
- Module 1: Communicating the Strategic Plan to Different Stakeholders
Tuesday, January 4, 2022 | 12:00-1:00pm CT / 1:00pm-2:00pm ET
- Module 2: Developing a Tactical Plan
Thursday, January 6, 2022 | 12:00-1:00pm CT / 1:00pm-2:00pm ETT
- Module 3: Integrating and Aligning the Strategic Plan with Financial Planning
Tuesday, January 11, 2022 | 12:00-1:00pm CT / 1:00pm-2:00pm ET
- Module 4: Bridging Worlds
Self-paced and accessible 24/7
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.
$775 SHSMD Member
*Includes a one-year SHSMD membership
Senior Vice President, Planning and Chief Strategy Officer
Jeffrey A. Kraut
Executive Vice President Strategy & Analytics
New this year!
All participants will receive a free digital copy of the new SHSMD publication, A Practical Guide to Health Care Strategic Planning. To purchase additional copies of the publication, click here.