02_HFM_cover_webDid 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 February, we published articles from the following HFMA members:

Karen Wagner, First Illinois Chapter, freelance writer, Lake Zurich, Ill., "5 Ways to Engage Physicians in Financial Decision Making"

Ajit Sett, Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter, vice president, revenue cycle solutions product management, Siemens Health Services, Malvern, Pa., "Using Technology to Reveal True Costs"

Richard B. Miller, First Illinois Chapter, vice president of finance, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, and Brian B. Sanderson, First Illinois Chapter, managing partner, Crowe Horwath LLP, Oak Brook, Ill., "Don't Lose Money with Your Technology Upgrade"

Jeffrey Helton, PhD, FHFMA, CMA, CFE, Texas Gulf Coast Chapter, assistant professor, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, "Do EHR Investments Lead to Lower Staffing Levels?"

Michael Bieker, Oregon Chapter, principal, Apex Healthcare Advisory Group, Portland, Ore., and Spencer Bailey, Oregon Chapter, principal, Apex Healthcare Advisory Group, Portland, Ore., "Dynamic CDM Strategies in an EHR Environment"

John K. Dugan, CPA, Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter, partner and national leader, revenue performance management and ICD-10 practice, for the healthcare provider segment of health industries, PwC, Philadelphia, "ICD-10: From Assessment to Remediation to Strategic Opportunity"

Dean C. Coddington, Colorado Chapter, senior consultant, McManis Consulting, Denver, "Shutting the Door on Avoidable Hospital Readmissions"

John Byrnes, MD, Western Michigan Chapter, senior vice president and chief quality office, Spectrum Health System, Grand Rapids, Mich,; clinical associate professor, MSU College of Human Medicine, Grand Rapids, "Physician Champions Drive Value-But How Do You Find Them?"

Publication Date: Thursday, February 23, 2012