Dr. Jeff Comer is a hospital CEO and Doctor of Psychology. As a CEO, he has spent 20 years, leading hospitals and health care organizations of all sizes. He focuses much of his career on short-term turnarounds where he works to save hospitals from closure. Seeing the stress in hospital CEO roles, Dr. Comer pursued his doctoral education in psychology with research interests in evolutionary psychoneuroimmunology and stress reactivity. He enjoys blending his background as a hospital CEO with his expertise in stress management, helping leaders to mitigate stress and burnout, leading to more fulfilled professional and personal lives.
This podcast was done with the Medical Group Management Association. It is a prelude to the MGMA annual conference in San Diego this October where I will be one of the kickoff keynote speakers.
In this video Dr. Comer, a hospital CEO for over 20 years, discusses hospital CEO salaries. This is geared for hospital administrators of all levels and early careerists going into hospital administration. He presents the average acute care hospital CEO salary based on reliable and valid research. He then covers the three areas that can impact a hospital’s CEO’s total compensation.
This is the third video, covering the three most frequent questions Dr. Comer receives about being a hospital CEO.
The first two videos can be be found at the following links: