The application period is April 1 – June 7, 2019. The California Health Care Foundation's (CHCF) Health Care Leadership Program prepares clinically trained professionals to lead California’s health care organizations and creates a network of strong and effective leaders who are focused on improving health care for all Californians. Each year, 32 highly qualified fellows are selected to participate in the rigorous, two-year program which builds leadership and management skills and covers business aspects of health care as well as environmental trends, policy topics, and more. This rigorous, part-time, two-year fellowship addresses essential leadership and management skills, as well as health care trends and policy topics. Since 2001, over 500 health professionals have participated in the CHCF Health Care Leadership Program. The California Health Care Foundatio n sponsors this program, which is administered by Healthforce Center. Are you interested in the CHCF Health Care Leadership Program? Sign up for update s to learn more. CHCF Alumni Network The CHCF Alumni Network offers access to more than 500 clinician leaders who transform health care - and communities - across California. To learn more about the network, please click here .