Spring 2019 CHIME Healthcare CIO Boot Camp | Apr 13 – 16, 2019
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 [email protected] prior to registering.
“I truly enjoyed the Boot Camp experience! I have never been in a learning environment like this that had so much energy. The networking and information shared will be invaluable to me as an IT professional. I was very grateful for the scholarship so that I could have the opportunity to attend.”
Kris Bents, RN BSN
Director Clinical Applications
Hospital Sisters Health System
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.
Saturday, April 13, 2019 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, April 14, 2019 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 – 6:00 pm Networking Reception Monday, April 15, 2019 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 & Dinner Tuesday, April 16, 2019 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 pm Final Exam*, Closing Remarks & Adjournment (Not equivalent to the CHCIO exam) 11:30 am – 12:30 pm Networking Lunch 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm CHCIO Exam* (separate pre-registration required) *Not included in Boot Camp Registration
Hotel Reservations and Location Information
The 2019 CHIME Healthcare CIO Boot Camp will be held at:
University of Chicago Graduate School of Business
The Gleacher Center
450 North Cityfront Plaza Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Sheraton Chicago * Hotel & Towers
301 East North Water Street Chicago, IL 60611
Main 312-464-1000 Fax 312-464-9140
To secure the discounted room rate of $189.00 (single/double) per night for the CIO Boot Camp, you may book your hotel reservations here. Or telephone the hotel reservations department at 888-627-7106 to make your reservation. Currently additional charges include room tax of 16.4%.
The reservation cut-off is March 29, 2019. 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. Rooms fill QUICKLY be sure to make your reservations EARLY!
Check-in time is 3:00 p.m. and check-out time is 12:00 p.m.
Should you need to cancel your reservation, you must do so no later than 72-hours prior to the date of your arrival. Be sure to obtain a cancellation number to receive a full refund of your deposit.
Location and Transportation:
The Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers is located in the heart of the city. Overlooking the Chicago River, the hotel puts you within walking distance of business, The Gleacher Center, dining, entertainment and nightlife.
Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD)
Distance 17 Miles South East to Hotel
Taxi Charge (approx. one way): $50.00
Midway Airport (MDW)
Distance 12 miles North East to Hotel
Taxi Charge (approx. one way): $40.00
Attire for the Boot Camp is business casual. Please remember to bring a sweater or jacket for air-conditioned meeting rooms.
Registration fees and payment:
The registration fee for the Boot Camp is $4,595.00. 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.
Please note that payment due no later than March 1, 2019. If full payment is not received on or before March 1, 2019 your registration is subject to cancellation.
Register here for Healthcare CIO Boot Camp.
Boot Camp registrants who cancel on or before March 1, 2019 will be issued a full refund of their registration fees. Registrants who cancel after March 1, 2019 and before March 8, 2019 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 March 8, 2019.
Please note: Attendance is not transferable to another person or to another offering of the program.
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 734.665.0000 prior to registering.
Eligibility: Current CHIME members and their direct reports
The primary objective of the Healthcare CIO Boot Camp™ scholarship is to enable CHIME members and their direct reports to move ahead in their profession and, in particular, to help them develop their skills so they can become increasingly successful in a leadership role.
Deadline: February 15, 2019
Date: April 13-16, 2019
Cara Babachicos, CHCIO, FCHIME
SVP & CIO, South Shore Health System
Russell P. Branzell, FCHIME, CHCIO
CEO, College of Healthcare Information Management Executives, CHIME
Adrienne Edens, FCHIME, LCHIME, CHCIO
Executive Programs Advisor, CHIME
MBA, EVP and COO, CHIME
George Hickman, CHCIO, FCHIME, LCHIME
EVP & CIO, Albany Medical Center
Former SVP and CIO, Sutter Health of Sacramento
Theresa Meadows, RN, MS, CHCIO (Associate Faculty)
SVP & CIO of Cook Children’s Health Care System
George Reynolds, MD, MMM, FAAP, CHCIO
Executive Advisor, CHIME Clinical Informatics
Sarah Richardson, CHCIO
CIO, California Market, Davita Medical Group
Donna M. Roach, CHCIO (Associate Faculty)
CIO, DMR Advisors
Tim Stettheimer, Ph.D., CHCIO, FCHIME, LCHIME
VP, CHIME Education