0912_HFM_coverDid you ever wonder where to find an expert on the hot topic du jour? Check out our chapter members who have shared their knowledge by writing articles for hfm magazine. In September, we published articles from the following HFMA members:

Karen Wagner, First Illinois Chapter, healthcare freelance writer, Forest Lake, Ill., "5 Ways to Teach Physicians about Financial Management"

Karen D. Sanford, RN, DBA, MBA, MA, FACHE, Colorado Chapter, senior vice president and chief nursing officer, Catholic Health Initiatives, Denver, "Shared Governance: One Way to Engage Employed Physicians"

Marc D. Halley, Northwest Ohio Chapter, president and CEO, The Halley Consulting Group, Waterville, Ohio, "Think Big, Act Small"

Patrick McDermott, First Illinois Chapter, senior vice president, revenue services, Presence Health, Desplaines, Ill.; Jess Jones, First Illinois Chapter, senior director, Huron Healthcare, Chicago; and Larry Stuckey, First Illinois Chapter, managing director, Huron Healthcare, Chicago, "Maintaining Revenue Cycle Healath During IT Change"

Gerilynn Sevenikar, San Diego-Imperial Chapter, vice president, patient financial services, Sharp HealthCare, San Diego, "Sharp HealthCare: A Smarter Plan to Help the Uninsured"

Kari Clark, Greater St. Louis Chapter, manager of revenue integrity, Ascension Health, St. Louis, and Derek A. Bang, Indiana Pressler Memorial Chapter, partner and healthcare advisory services leader, Crowe Horwath LLP, Indianapolis, "Bridging the Gap Between Financial Reporting and the Revenue Cycle"

Karen Wagner, First Illinois Chapter, healthcare freelance writer, Forest Lake, Ill., "Leveraging Existing Technology to Boost Revenue Cycle Performance"

Michael Najera, Lone Star Chapter, professional services consultant, Craneware, Inc., Horizon City, Texas, "Achieving Revenue Integrity in Hospitals and Health Systems"

Jim Bohnsack, First Illinois Chapter, vice president, TransUnion Healthcare LLC, Chicago and Scott Hawig, CPA, North Carolina Chapter, COO, Duke University Health System, Durham, N.C., "Choosing the Right Strategy for Point-of-Service Collections"


Publication Date: Thursday, September 27, 2012