Fall 2021 CHIME Healthcare CIO Boot Camp | San Diego, CA | October 23-26, 2021
The Healthcare CIO Boot Camp™ is an intensive three and one-half day education program offered by the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) taught by a faculty of healthcare CIO thought leaders. Combining presentations, small group discussions, case studies and interactive problem solving, participants learn the real-world skills necessary to become a successful healthcare CIO.
Participation in the Boot Camp is currently limited to members of CHIME, AEHIS, AEHIT, and AEHIA, and their direct reports (including Affiliates). CHIME Foundation representatives are not eligible to attend. Questions about eligibility? We can help! Please contact the CHIME office for assistance at 734.665.0000 or firstname.lastname@example.org prior to registering.
Healthcare CIO Boot Camp™ attendees are eligible to receive up to 32 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) toward the Certified Healthcare CIO (CHCIO) Program. To learn more about the CHCIO program, click here.
CHIME Healthcare CIO Boot Camp
October 23-26, 2021
Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina – San Diego, CA
Saturday, October 23, 2021 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Registration 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm Introductions & Orientation 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Case Study Exercise #1 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Welcome Reception Sunday, October 24, 2021 6:30 am – 7:20 am Breakfast with the Boot Camp Faculty 7:20 am – 7:30 am Announcements, Program Recap & Preview 7:30 am – 8:10 am Success Factor 1: Set Vision & Strategy 8:10 am – 8:20 am Break 8:20 am – 9:40 am Success Factor 1: Set Vision & Strategy – continued 9:40 am – 10:00 am Break 10:00 am – 11:00 am Success Factor 2: Make Change Happen 11:00 am – 11:10 am Break 11:10 am – 12:10 pm Success Factor 2: Make Change Happen – continued 12:10 pm – 1:00 pm Networking Lunch 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Case Study Exercise #2 2:00 pm – 2:10 pm Break 2:10 pm – 3:30 pm Success Factor 3: Demonstrate IT’s Business Value 3:30 pm – 3:40 pm Break 3:40 pm – 4:20 pm Success Factor 3: Demonstrate IT’s Business Value – continued 4:20 pm – 4:30 pm Break 4:30 pm – 5:15 pm Faculty Q&A Panel Session 5:15 pm Adjourn and evening on own Monday, October 25, 2021 6:30 am – 7:20 am Breakfast 7:20 am – 7:30 am Announcements, Program Recap & Preview 7:30 am – 9:00 am Success Factor 4: Instill Customer Service as a Core Value 9:00 am – 9:10 am Break 9:10 am – 9:40 am Success Factor 4: Instill Customer Service as a Core Value – continued 9:40 am – 10:00 am Break 10:00 am – 11:00 am Success Factor 5: Build a High Performance IS Organization 11:00 am – 11:10 am Break 11:10 am – 12:10 pm Success Factor 5: Build a High Performance IS Organization – continued 12:10 pm – 1:00 pm Networking Lunch 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Case Study Exercise #3 2:00 pm – 2:10 pm Break 2:10 pm – 3:10 pm Success Factor 6: Build Networks & Community 3:10 pm – 3:20 pm Break 3:20 pm – 5:00 pm Success Factor 6: Build Networks & Community – continued 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm Faculty Q&A Panel Session 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Networking Reception & Group Dinner Tuesday, October 26, 2021 6:30 am – 7:20 am Breakfast with the Boot Camp Faculty 7:20 am – 7:30 am Announcements, Program Recap & Preview 7:30 am – 8:50 am Success Factor 7: Contemporary Best Practices in the HIT Industry 8:50 am – 9:00 am Break 9:00 am – 9:30 am Faculty Q&A Panel Session 9:30 am – 9:50 am Break 9:50 am – 10:20 am Achieving Leadership Through Life/Work Balance 10:20 am – 10:30 am Break 10:30 am – 11:30 am Final Exam*, Closing Remarks & Adjournment (Not equivalent to the CHCIO exam) 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm CHCIO Exam* (separate pre-registration required) *Not included in Boot Camp Registration
Registration fees and payment:
The registration fee for the Boot Camp is $4,995.00. Space in the Boot Camp is limited to a maximum of 50 participants. The registration fee includes all program materials as well as breakfasts, lunches, and receptions and group dinner.
Program Eligibility: Participation in the Boot Camp is currently limited to members of CHIME, AEHIS, AEHIT, and AEHIA, and their direct reports only (including Affiliates). CHIME Foundation representatives are not eligible to attend. Questions about eligibility? We can help! Please contact the CHIME office for assistance at 734.665.000 prior to registering.CANCELLATION POLICY for CHIME HEALTHCARE CIO BOOT CAMP™
Boot Camp registrants who cancel on or before September 10, 2021 will be issued a full refund of their registration fees. Registrants who cancel after September 10 and before October 1, 2021 will be assessed a $1,000 non-refundable cancellation fee.
Due to the limited capacity of this program, no refunds will be made for cancellations received on or after October 1, 2021.
Please note: Attendance is not transferable to another person or to another offering of the program.
Hotel Information and Reservations
HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONSMarriott Marquis San Diego Marina333 N Harbor DriveSan Diego, CA 92101Telephone: 619-234-1500RESERVATIONS: You may book on-line here.
The reservation cut-off is September 27, 2021. A one-night room and tax deposit is required to hold the reservation. Reservations received after the cut-off will be on a space-available basis only. Make your reservations EARLY!
ROOM RATE: A block of rooms has been reserved for CHIME members at the special rate of $289.00 per night for single/double occupancy. Additional Charges include current California taxes of 12%
Check-in time is 4:00 p.m. and check-out time is 11:00 a.m.
CHIME Announces Worry-free Registration
We understand that developments related to COVID-19 may require more flexibility in your plans to attend an in-person event, so we have updated our cancellation policy.
You can cancel your registration for any on-location CHIME program at any time, for any reason, right up to the day before the meeting. We will issue you a credit for a future CHIME offering or a full refund of your registration fee. No questions asked.
Please note that this modified cancellation policy is subject to change, so book now to secure your worry-free registration.
Your registration fee includes: Badge, meeting materials & proceedings, attendance at the program, breakfast, lunch, and reception.
Fees do not include: Hotel accommodations, transportation, the CHIME golf outing, golf club rentals, pre-forum workshops, CIO Boot Camp, or any of the CHIME certification examinations.
Email cancellation to:
Clinical Informatics Leadership Boot Camp
CHIME BOOKING POLICY: Hotel rooms are reserved for registered CHIME attendees only. Periodic reviews of the CHIME room block will be done to be sure all reservations have a corresponding forum registration. Any hotel guest not registered for the conference will be moved out of the CHIME room block and into another room on a space available basis at prevailing rates.
LOCATION: The resort is located approximately 4 miles from the San Diego International Airport (SAN).
CHIME Public Health and Safety COVID-19 Guidelines
The safety of our members and the public is of utmost importance to us. CHIME will follow the highest standards to protect public health at all times.
We are continuously monitoring evolving circumstances related to COVID-19 to ensure that we implement the most reliable health protocols for safety in both small and large in-person gatherings. CHIME will consider the latest recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and maintain active communications about public health protocol with appropriate local authorities and points of contact at each event site.
We look forward to welcoming everyone to each of our upcoming education events as we all follow best practices for maximum safety and a rewarding experience.
Current General CHIME Health Protocols*:
- All attendees will be required to attest and certify that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at least 14 days prior to the event. You will be asked to fill out the certification form in the last step of each event’s online registration process.
- CHIME will follow recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control and require masks to be worn while indoors (except while eating and drinking) by all event attendees. The policy will apply to all CHIME events except where prohibited by law.
* Additional health protocols will be updated as confirmed.
CHIME Healthcare CIO Boot Camp Worry-free Registration
We understand that developments related to COVID-19 may require more flexibility in your plans to attend an in-person event. In recognition of this challenge, CHIME has updated our event registration cancellation policies.
You may cancel your registration for any 2021 on-site CHIME event at any time, for any reason, right up to the day before the meeting. We will issue you a credit for a future CHIME offering or provide you a full refund of your registration fee.
Please note that this modified cancellation policy is subject to change, so book now to secure your worry-free registration. The worry-free registration/cancellation policy does not cover hotel reservations. Please be mindful of the event-specific hotel’s cancellation dates and policies.
The CHIME Healthcare CIO Boot Camp™ offers exclusive access to a select group of healthcare executives. Showcase your company’s commitment to CHIME and the healthcare industry with a sponsorship at this upcoming event! This intimate, exclusive program is taught by a faculty of healthcare CIO thought leaders. Participants learn the real-world skills necessary to become a successful healthcare CIO.Interested in sponsoring? Contact your account director.
CHIME will consider special promotional programs and discounted package pricing on a case-by-case basis. Please contact email@example.com with your ideas. Consideration is given to ideas that are in keeping with CHIME’s mission and nonprofit status.
Russ Branzell, FCHIME, CHCIO, President and CEO, CHIME
Zafar Chaudry, MD, MS, MIS, MBA, Senior VP, Chief Digital Officer, & CIO, Seattle Children’s
Adrienne Edens, MA, FCHIME, LCHIME, CHCIO, Executive Programs Advisor, CHIME
Keith Fraidenburg, MBA, Executive VP and COO, CHIME
George Hickman, LCHIME, FCHIME, CHCIO
Tressa Springmann, CHCIO, CIO, Lifebridge Health
Liz Johnson, MS, FAAN, LCHIME, FCHIME, FHIMSS, CHCIO, RN-BC
Sarah Richardson, FCHIME, CHCIO, SVP, CIO, Tivity Health
Ryan Smith, VP and CIO, Intermountain Healthcare
Tim Stettheimer, PH.D. CHCIO, FCHIME, LCHIME, FACHE, VP of Education, CHIME
The Healthcare CIO Boot Camp is designed specifically for healthcare IT professionals seeking to acquire the skills and knowledge needed to become successful at the CIO level. The teachings are equally appropriate for current CIOs looking to sharpen and enhance their leadership skills.
During this intensive 3 ½ day program, participants will:
LEARN the keys to CIO success
There are seven critical and developable factors at the root of every healthcare CIO’s success. At the Healthcare CIO Boot Camp, you’ll learn to embrace these seven success factors and focus development efforts on building the right skills you need to reach your goals.
LEVERAGE the knowledge of leading thinkers in the industry
Instruction is provided by a faculty of healthcare CIOs who have demonstrated continued success, leadership, and organizational excellence in their careers. The Healthcare CIO Boot Camp is the only program of its kind taught exclusively by industry CIOs.
REINFORCE teachings with interactive exercises and personal coaching
This isn’t your everyday lecture series. The Healthcare CIO Boot Camp provides expert instruction with a personal touch. To reinforce the teachings, you will be paired with a faculty member who will serve as your mentor and personal coach throughout the program.
COLLABORATE with peers facing the same issues and challenges
The Healthcare CIO Boot Camp maximizes participant involvement through a collaborative teaching methodology combining presentations, small group discussion, case study analysis, progressive problem solving, and personal mentoring. Due to the highly interactive nature of this program, enrollment is limited to 50 participants.
PREPARE for the CHIME Certified Healthcare CIO (CHCIO) Program
There is significant overlap in the reference material utilized in both the Healthcare CIO Boot Camp and the CHCIO Examination development. The CHCIO Examination is built upon the prior research and development that went into the CIO Success Factors. While attendance at the Healthcare CIO Boot Camp is not mandatory, it is the best way to prepare for the examination.
BUILD a strong network to help you on your way
In this innovative learning environment, you will forge valuable new relationships and establish a network of resources, sharing challenges and solutions both during the Boot Camp and beyond.
The Seven CIO Success Factors
Through extensive research, CHIME has identified seven critical and develop-able competencies that are inherent of successful healthcare CIOs. These CIO Success Factors form the foundation of the Healthcare CIO Boot Camp teachings. Gaining an understanding of the seven critical skills intrinsic in high-performing CIOs, participants will learn how to apply them to their own situation.
- Set Vision and Strategy: Determine How IT Can Best Serve the Business
- Make Change Happen: Monitor and Influence the Dynamics of Adaptive Change
- Build Technological Confidence: Demonstrate IT’s Business Value
- Instill Customer Service as a Core Value: Ensure Continuous Customer Satisfaction
- Partner with Customers: Ensure Continuous Customer Satisfaction
- Ensure IT Talent: Orchestrate a High Performing IT Organization
- Build Networks and Community: Cultivate Collaboration