AAHPM Leadership Forum: Ignite
Ignite your leadership potential. AAHPM Ignite is a live program included in the Academy's comprehensive Leadership Forum offered annually at the Annual Assembly.
2017 AAHPM Ignite will include 2 half-day preconference programs equipping hospice and palliative care team leaders with an understanding and recogniton of one's strengths and limitations as a leader. Attendees will have the opportunity to register for one or both of the Ignite sessions.
Utilizing DISC Behavioral Styles to Increase Leadership and Team Effectiveness in Palliative Care and Hospice Settings
The morning workshop, Utilizing DISC Behavioral Styles to Increase Leadership and Team Effectiveness in Palliative Care and Hospice Settings, will be presented by Lisa Bouchard with Data Dome, Inc. Palliative care and hospice settings can be filled with stress, change, and tension. What separates the best organizations from the struggling are strong leaders that focus on building highly productive teams.
This half-day session will focus on utilizing the DISC Behavioral Styles methodology to take your leadership skills and team to the next level. Awareness of behavioral styles directly impacts trust, collaboration, and engagement. Participants will complete a personalized DISC profile which will help to determine how to best leverage their style to build the most effective team. They will also learn how to adapt their communication to the specific style needs of both team members and patients, leading to stronger relationships, better decisions, and unprecedented results.
Using StrengthsFinder Leadership Strategies to Increase the Performance of You and Your Team in Palliative Care and Hospice Settings
Christina Rowe, from The Collaborative LLC, will lead the afternoon session, Using StrengthsFinder Leadership Strategies to Increase the Performance of You and Your Team in Palliative Care and Hospice Settings. Would you like to discover what makes you stand out? This half-day session will focus on utilizing a strengths-based approach to create consistent and positive outcomes to every day challenges in hospice and palliative care settings. Strengths are the unique combination of talents, knowledge, and skills that every person possesses.
Participants will complete a StrengthsFinder assessment which will help to identify personal strengths to focus on to become a more effective leader. They will also learn how to develop these strengths in order to do what they do best every day. Research will be presented demonstrating strengths-based methods heighten personal and team engagement, clearer communication, understanding, and overall productivity. This session will include both large and small group discussions, self-reflection, and scenario-based activities. Participants will learn strategies and tactics for applying a strengths-based approach to individual and team challenges.
Overview and Credit
These two sessions apply to all leaders and practice settings looking to increase their effectiveness as a team leader. Primary leadership competencies addressed in this program include interpersonal skills, communication skills, and continuous learning and improvement.
CME credit, a certificate of completion through AAHPM, and potential credit toward one of four American Association for Physician Leadership master's degrees and the Certified Physician Executive (CPE) credential are available.
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