The CHFP program has been updated to provide the broad range of business and financial skills essential for succeeding in today's high-value healthcare environment:

  • Business acumen CHFP-Logo
  • Collaboration
  • Financial strategy
  • Understanding future trends

The new CHFP is geared toward financial professionals, clinical and nonclinical leaders, and payers – all those whose jobs require a deep understanding of the new financial realities of health care. The new CHFP program includes two modules (both modules must be successfully completed to earn the CHFP):

  • Register now for Module I of the CHFP program: HFMA's Business of Health Care online program.
    HFMA's Business of Health Care - Healthcare finance overview, risk mitigation, evolving payment models, healthcare accounting and cost analysis, strategic finance,  and managing financial resources. (Cost $400 Member, $545 Non-Member)

  • Register now for Module II of the CHFP Program: HFMA's Operational Excellence exam.
    HFMA's Operational Excellence  exam - Exercises and case studies on the application of business acumen in health care. (Cost $300)

Earning the CHFP

The CHFP credential is awarded upon successful completion of module 1 end of course assessment and successful completion of module II exam (case study exercises). HFMA membership is required. 

Frequently Asked Questions - Additional CHFP program information can be found in the CHFP FAQ document.

HFMA National Webinar Recording

Why HFMA’s Certified Healthcare Financial Professional (CHFP) Certification is Right for You - The webinar discussion examines the specific knowledge areas and professional skills that are hallmarks of the profession - learn how earning HFMA’s CHFP certification is one of the savviest business moves you’ll ever make. (Recorded Webinar Pricing for HFMA members and non-members: Free)

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HFMA Frame: Your certification is a designation of your achievement and professionalism. HFMA's precision-crafted frames have a stately, prestigious design providing a fitting display for this important symbol of your professional identity. Order your HFMA certification frame.

Request for Certificate: If you have previously completed an HFMA CRCR, CHFP or Fellowship certification program and your original certificate has been damaged or misplaced, please request a duplicate by completing the certificate request form. Order here.

For more information about the HFMA Certification Programs, contact the Career Services Department or (800) 252-4362.