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Boost your education hours now! HFMA programs are a great way to supplement the education programs your chapter offers. When a member of your chapter participates in a national HFMA program, your chapter earns DCMS education hours that count toward your education goal. Live HFMA programs also offer offer CPE credits for members. Access live and recorded on-demand webinars and eLearning Self-Study courses from your home or office. Most webinars are free to members, and e-learning courses offer exceptional value. And don't forget our Spring Seminars, the 2014 Virtual Conference, or the newest offering, the 2014 Value Summit.
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HFMA provides webinars on-demand for one calendar year following the live webinar date and year. Check out HFMA's library of on-demand webinars that qualify for chapter education hours. Most on-demand webinars are free for members and several can be purchased for $49. Here's a sample of what's currently available:
Creating a Winning Application for the MAP Awards - available until July 1, 2014
CMS's Two-Midnight Rule: How Will It Impact Short-Stay Cases? - available until Oct. 14, 2014
CMS’s Two-Midnight Rule: How Will It Impact Short-Stay Cases? Part II - available until Nov. 11, 2014
Preparing Your Organization for the Influx of Insurance Exchange Patients - available until Nov. 27, 2014
For a complete list, visit the On-Demand Webinars section in the Desktop Learning Center.
HFMA also offers eLearning Self-Study for Individuals, including the Certified Revenue Cycle Representative, and Certified Technical Specialist courses and the Healthcare Finance Core Curriculum iPad app are accessible anytime for up to six months or one year after purchase (Core Curriculum is unlimited). Courses range from one to 15 hours and from $49 to $400. New courses are added regularly, so check the schedule often.
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Get a jump start on your national education hours. HFMA’s Virtual Conference includes live sessions and offers all new content. Earn up to 3 CPEs for attending the live presentations.Non-member registration includes an HFMA membership for those who are new to HFMA, so not only can you get a new member, you capture the education hours for that member, too.
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Take a deeper dive into the healthcare topics you care about the most at HFMA Seminars. The final Spring Seminar is March 19-21 in Orlando. Start your planning now. These popular sessions provide timely strategies and metrics to help you keep pace with the changes reshaping American health care, while enhancing your professional development. Earn 7 hours of CPE per day up to a total of 21 CPE credits. Non-member registration includes an HFMA membership for those who are new to HFMA so not only can your chapter gain a new member, you will get the education hours for that member, too.
HFMA is offering a new and unique conference, March 17-18 in Chicago—The 2014 Value Summit.
This 2-day intense event complete with exercises, interactive 1:1 discussions, round tables all with the focus of developing a value transformation strategy that attendees can implement immediately. Then, your unique value transformation strategy will be reinforced and further developed with three follow up webinars (one per month) followed by a final capstone meeting at ANI. During the ANI capstone meeting, attendees will share their strategies, how they refined them as they were implementing, and what they learned along the way.
The audience for this conference is senior healthcare finance leaders, future C-suite leaders, high-performing mid level leaders who are potential "change agents," and leaders charged with advancing clinical collaboration.
Cost for the 2-day conference is $2,995 (remember, this includes complimentary ANI tuition which is $1,110 for members and non-members also receive complimentary membership through May 31, 2015). See the conference web page for more information or a registration form—The Value Summit 2014.
Tom Myers, chief strategy officer, The SSI Group, discusses the shifting payment environment and how it affects providers' patient access and claims management processes.
Jeff Chester, senior vice president and chief revenue officer at Availity, shares his thoughts on "Revenue Cycle 2.0" and how to best meet its challenges.
Mitch Morris, vice chair and global leader, healthcare, Deloitte, and Michael O'Rourke, senior vice president and chief information officer, Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI), share perspectives on the need for transformational IT in health care today.
Brian Kueppers, founder and CEO, Apex, discusses the importance of a robust patient payment strategy in boosting organization revenue and enhancing patient satisfaction.
Brian Grazzini, CFO, HealthPort, describes the importance of efficient and compliant information exchange and audit management in helping HIM staff spend less time on paperwork and more on mission-critical projects.
Cindy Matthews, executive vice president, Community Hospital Corporation, discusses how rural and community hospitals can use collaborative partnering to position for success through tough market conditions.
Rick Heise, senior vice president, revenue cycle, at Cerner Corporation, discusses the importance of integrating clinical and financial data to excel in health care’s changing payment environment.
Russ Graney, founder and CEO for Aidin, and John Laursen, head of business development for Aidin, share insights on how to improve care transitions between acute and post-acute care settings and incentivize high-quality patient outcomes.
Scott Elston, strategic accounts manager, GE Healthcare Services, describes how substantial cost reduction in health care requires rethinking business strategy and asset use.
Robert Williams, MD, director, Deloitte Consulting LLP, and Arielle Freiberger, product strategist, ConvergeHEALTH by Deloitte, explain how sophisticated retrospective, real-time, and predictive data analytics can inform decision making to reduce costs and improve care.
Stuart Hanson, director of business development (healthcare solutions) at Citi Retail Services, discusses how improving the payment experience can benefit consumers and healthcare providers.
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