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Join your host Andrew Tisser with his guest, Norm Chapin, as they talk about how an MBA is essential for hospital leadership. Before becoming a full-time hospital administrator, Norm had been into family medicine and emergency medicine. He coaches and mentors physicians on how to transition to non-clinical leadership roles.

In this episode you will learn:

  • How to get involved with leadership positions right off the gate
  • Other leadership roles aside from hospital administration
  • Certain skills beneficial to be acquired for a CMO role
  • The wrong reasons to go into a leadership position
  • Does one need to have an MBA in hospital administration?

Today’s Guest

About Norm Chapin:

Norm Chapin, MD, MBA, is an experienced physician executive and coach. He helps physicians interested in transitioning to full-time or part-time non-clinical leadership roles either within the healthcare industry or external to healthcare so they can have a clear strategy for a successful transition to achieve personal satisfaction and professional goals.

Norm is also an experienced physician executive with over 30 years of clinical and administrative experience in various healthcare settings. He is passionate about coaching and mentoring physicians interested in transitioning to full-time or part-time non-clinical roles either within the healthcare industry or external to healthcare. He has served as a COO for an emergency medicine management company, CMO for several hospitals, vice-president of ambulatory quality for a large multispecialty medical group, and vice-president of system quality and safety for a multi-hospital system, along with numerous medical staff positions and other administrative roles.

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