As a member of the Healthcare Financial Management Association, I will endeavor to promote the highest standards of professional conduct by:

  • Practicing honesty and maintaining personal integrity, including avoidance of conflicts of interest with those of my employer or the Healthcare Financial Management Association;
  • Striving for the objective and fair presentation of financial information;
  • Fostering excellence in healthcare financial management by keeping abreast of pertinent issues;
  • Maintaining the confidentiality of privileged information;
  • Promoting a greater understanding of financial management issues by others in the healthcare field, and seeking increased public understanding through communication about such issues; and
  • Seeking to maintain a reasonable balance between the quality and cost of health care.

The HFMA Board of Directors designates the National Secretary as the board member responsible to oversee this policy and procedure.