Grants to Advance the Work of Practicing Physicians

 

The Physicians Foundation is pleased to offer grant opportunities to qualified organizations seeking to advance the work of practicing physicians and improve the delivery and quality of patient care. The initiatives supported through our grants have successfully assisted physicians across a wide range of practice settings in addressing clinical and operational challenges.

 

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Physician Leadership

October 10, 2017

Medical Student Conference Scholarships BRI provided medical students with scholarships to cover registration and defer travel cost for attending healthcare related conferences across the country. A total of 51 students attended a variety of conferences including the Docs 4 Patient Care Foundation’s Certificate of Need and Direct Primary Care conferences, CMA’s Western Healthcare Leadership Academy, and the Free...

Physician-Administrator Team Leadership Course This three-day, in-person educational workshop is designed for physicians and their administrative dyad partners. Teamwork is necessary to achieve better outcomes. Having the whole team on the same page for the right reasons is crucial to drive real change. WSMA's dyad leadership course is designed as a working retreat focusing on three aspects of leadership...

Joint Conference for Physicians The meeting will be 2 parts- 1 ½ days devoted to DPC and ½ day for MOC. The DPC portion of the meeting will consist of a series of didactic lectures given by experts in the field of direct primary care. We will cover how to set up a DPC practice and explain the differences from other non ...

MSMA Physician Leadership Series The MSMA Physician Leadership Academy supports the goal of MSMA to advance its leadership efforts.  The learning process generated by this initial project is exponential and is the starting point for our growth.   We will continue to grow the Physician Leadership Academy as initially developed as this program has proven to be extremely...

Medical Society Leadership Skills Series CMSF will conduct a series of eight short (2 to 7 hours) training events for up to 100 Colorado physicians, each year for two years. This series will be developed and delivered based upon lessons from the Advanced Physician Leadership Program, and will be designed to enhance physician leadership capacity in Colorado and help create a pipeline of...

September 28, 2017

Stepping Up To Leadership We will offer a two day, Stepping Up To Leadership Program which will  bring together medical staff leaders, including Chiefs of Staff, committee members, and department chairs, to participate in skill-building interactive sessions led by established experts in their fields.  This program covers topics that are most relevant to medical staff leaders as determined...

SDSMA Center for Physician Resources - Health Leadership Institute The SDSMA Center for Physician Resources HLI Foundational Leadership Program will be delivered via a sponsoring organization or community-based/regional model over an approximate one-year period.  An educational session will be delivered every other month, and in total six sessions will be delivered.  The educational sessions will be facilitated...

Leadership Skills for the Younger Physician We will design the Leadership Seminar for Younger Physicians as a weekend program in a New York City hotel around a schedule as outlined in Question # 12. Emphasis will be on qualified speakers, health care executives both physicians and non-physicians as well as lawyers who will focus on contracts. All presentations will be current and...

Leadership Development in Residency Programs - Implementation and Portal/Evaluaton System Creation The Hanley Center is furthering the work of a prior PF grant that collaboratively developed a Residency Leadership Curriculum. Specifically, this grant proposes to 1.Implement the Residency Leadership Curiculum in 3-4 pilot sites in 3 different states. The Hanley Center,  with the Residency Leadership Curriculum Advisory Committee, has...

Leading Healthy Work Systems The Physicians Foundation invests in projects to support physicians in their roles as leaders of health care reform. When physician leaders have access to the research on healthy and productive work systems, they can more easily articulate and act on physician needs to influence legislative and organizational decisions affecting physicians' abilities to function at their highest...

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