2020-2021 Physician Champion Network Schedule

​September 16, 2020
Physician Champion Research & Competencies
​Essential characteristics for effectively championing change.
October 28, 2020 
LEADS in a Caring Environment: Lead Self 
​Self-motivated leaders are aware of their own assumptions, values, principles, strengths and limitations.  We’ll explore these concepts through small group discussions, and review some practical tools.
December 9, 2020
​CII/CPAR is a technical enabler of relational continuity and an important step on our journey to PMH transformation.  We’ll discuss strategies for physician champions to effectively engage peers in CII/CPAR.
January 20, 2021
LEADS in a Caring Environment: Engaging Others
​Engaging leaders communicate effectively and support others to achieve goals.  We’ll discuss the strategies for engaging both peers and team members in PMH advancement.
March 3, 2021
Panel Management 
​Panel management is about being systematic and really leveraging tools and team to provide the best possible care for patients.  We’ll discuss practical approaches to engaging others in this area.
April 14, 2021 
LEADS in a Caring EnvironmentAchieving Results
​Goal-oriented leaders take a structured approach to continuous improvement.  We’ll discuss practical ways to incorporate quality improvement strategies like measurement and evaluation.
May 26, 2021
Transitions in Care
​The Home to Hospital to Home Transitions guideline will be a ‘game changer’ for Albertans.  We’ll discuss elements of the guidelines and physician champions’ essential role in spreading this important work.
June 23, 2021
LEADS in a Caring EnvironmentDeveloping Coalitions
​Collaborative leaders purposefully build partnerships and networks to create results.  We’ll discuss strategies for creating connections, trust and shared meaning with team members, colleagues and system partners.
September 22, 2021 
Access to Care 
​Continuity hinges on timely access to care.  When it comes to improving access, it’s about making small changes that add up to big results.  We’ll discuss strategies and approaches for engaging others in taking action on access to continuity.
November 3, 2021 
LEADS in a Caring EnvironmentSystems Transformation
Successful leaders encourage and support innovation.  We’ll discuss how physician champions can create a climate of continuous improvement and creativity aimed at systemic change.