Notes from National

Notes from National(NFN) is a monthly e-newsletter for chapter leaders covering news, tips, and the latest updates from HFMA.

In the January Issue

Looking Ahead

Chapter leaders’ one resource for deadlines and upcoming events including Far Out Dates.
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Presidents: Will Your Chapter Finish Strong?

We’ve passed the half-way point and are coming into the home stretch. Is your chapter poised for success? We have tips to help you make a strong finish.
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Program Chairs: On the Virtual Cutting Edge

Coming in February, the first installment of the Virtual Conference. What can your chapter do to help boost participation (and education hours)?
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LTC Precon: Traditionalists, Boomers ISO Millenials, Xer’s for Meaningful Relationships

You are trying to fill your leadership team with Mr. Rights, the Millenials and Xer’s are more likely to be Mr. Right Now. How do you attract them and keep the relationship going? Find out at our LTC Precon program.
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Certification Chairs: Get Ready for the CHFP Exam

Have members who want to learn more before taking the plunge? Point them to our Jan. 17 webinar for information about the format and structure and how to develop a study plan.
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LinkedIn Logs: Tales from Our Best practice Sharing Site LinkedIn Button

We had three great questions from chapter leaders in December on Volunteer Coordinators, Board travel reimbursement policies, and student/early careerists on chapter boards. See what other chapters have shared.
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Who’s Ringing in Anniversaries in 2014?

Which chapters are celebrating significant anniversaries in 2014?
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Education Roundup

Chapters earn DCMS credit for members who attend national education programs. And some national events offer free membership to non-members who register. Boost your education bottom line and maybe even your membership base. Check out all the national offerings.
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The Write Stuff

Our knowledgeable members are great sources of information, and we tap into their expertise for hfm magazine. Is there an expert from your chapter who can help you deliver information to your members that is current and on target? We name names.
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NFN Archive

 NFN Archive is the source for issues from the past year.

If you have questions, comments, or would like permission to reprint an article from NFN, contact Patricia Kosar, editor, at or (800) 252-4362.

Publication Date: Monday, January 06, 2014