Press Releases

32 Winners Receive the 2021 MAP Award for High Performance in Revenue Cycle

The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) announced the 2021 winners of the MAP Award for High Performance in Revenue Cycle, including four integrated delivery systems, 12 hospital systems, seven individual hospitals, five physician practices and four critical access hospitals.

Boise State University Partners with Healthcare Financial Management Association for Proposed Master in Population and Health Systems Management Degree

Boise State University is partnering with HFMA to launch a first-of-its-kind master's degree program.

TruBridge Renews HFMA Peer Review Designation

HFMA announced that TruBridge has once again achieved the “Peer Reviewed by HFMA” designation for the TruBridge Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) product suite.

HFMA membership hits another all-time high in early 2021

HFMA membership reaches a new all-time high of 64,000 members.

Simon's Agency Inc. Renews HFMA Peer Review Designation

HFMA announced that, following rigorous review, Simon's Agency Inc. has once again achieved the "Peer Reviewed by HFMA" designation for its Debt Collections Services for Healthcare.

PMMC Renews HFMA Peer Review Designation

HFMA announced that, following rigorous review, PMMC has once again achieved the “Peer Reviewed by HFMA” designation for its contract management (CONTRACT PRO) and patient estimation solutions (ESTIMATOR PRO) within its revenue cycle management platform.

TransUnion Healthcare Renews HFMA Peer Review Designation

HFMA announced that, following rigorous review, TransUnion Healthcare has once again achieved the Peer Reviewed by HFMA designation for its ClearIQ Patient Payment Estimation, Insurance Discovery, Medicare Bad Debt, Medicare Disproportionate Share, Transfer DRG, and Shadow Billing Compliance solutions.

PELITAS Renews HFMA Peer Review Designation

HFMA announced that, following rigorous review, PELITAS has once again achieved the "Peer Reviewed by HFMA" designation for its Integrated Patient Access Solution (iPASSM).

Sage Intacct Becomes First Cloud Financial Management System to Receive HFMA Peer Review Designation

HFMA recently reviewed Sage Intacct, a cloud financial management system from Sage, using the Peer Review process.

The Healthcare Financial Management Association Releases Best Practices for the Fair Resolution of Patients' Medical Bills

HFMA published voluntary best practices for the fair resolution of patients' medical bills, designed for use by healthcare providers, providers' business affiliates and credit bureaus.

The Healthcare Financial Management Association Recognizes Seema Verma for Contributions to Healthcare

HFMA recognizes CMS Administrator Seema Verma for contributions to healthcare.

State Renews HFMA Peer Review Designation

HFMA announced State has once again achieved the "Peer Reviewed by HFMA" designation for its Healthcare Bad Debt Recovery service.

TruBridge Receives HFMA Peer Review Designation

HFMA awarded TruBridge's Accounts Receivable Management Service the Peer Reviewed by HFMA designation.

Healthcare Leaders Choose Voyant as Startup with Most Innovative Solution for Bending the Cost Curve

Healthcare leaders participating in HFMA’s Digital Annual Conference voted for Voyant Diagnostics as the healthcare startup with the most innovative solution for bending the cost curve. Voyant is developing a diagnostic smart toilet platform that fully automates point-of-care urine testing.

New Directors Join Healthcare Financial Management Association Board

HFMA has welcomed three new members to its board of directors. Colleen M. Blye, CPA, Maureen A. Clancy, FACHE, CPC, and Matthew E. Cox, CHFP, CPA, began their terms on June 1, 2020 and will serve until May 31, 2024.

Healthcare Financial Management Association Releases Lease Accounting Guidance

HFMA has published an issue analysis, "Current Issues and Considerations in Accounting for Leases," to clarify certain accounting and reporting issues resulting from FASB Accounting Standards Update 2016-02, "Leases (Topic 842)," and the GASB Statement No. 87, "Leases," as they apply to the healthcare industry.

AHIP and HFMA work together to offer billing guidance for COVID-19 outpatient services at alternate care sites

America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) and the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) have come together to offer voluntary guidance for how care providers should code and bill COVID-19 care delivered in alternate outpatient settings.

HFMA, HealthEco announce partnership to diversify healthcare revenue streams

HFMA and HealthEco LLC, announced today a strategic partnership to create new business opportunities that will help healthcare systems diversify revenue streams and improve margins.

23 Winners Receive the 2020 MAP Award for High Performance in Revenue Cycle

HFMA announced the 2020 winners of the MAP Award for High Performance in Revenue Cycle, including three integrated delivery systems, five hospital systems, eight individual hospitals, two critical access hospitals and five physician practices.

AHIP and HFMA work together to offer billing guidance for COVID-19 inpatient services at alternate care sites

America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) and the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) have come together to offer voluntary guidance for how care providers should code and bill COVID-19 care delivered in alternate inpatient settings.

HFMA cancels 2020 Annual Conference; launches plan for virtual event

HFMA has announced it is canceling its 2020 Annual Conference and reimagining the event as an online experience. The in-person conference was to be held June 28 to July 1 in San Antonio, Texas.

HELP Financial Receives HFMA Peer Review Designation

HFMA recently reviewed HELP Financial's Patient Financing Solutions using the Peer Review process. After undergoing the rigorous review, HELP Financial's Patient Financing Solutions have been awarded the "Peer Reviewed by HFMA" designation.

Nursing and finance groups announce a fellowship program for senior nurse executives

This innovative program will empower nurse leaders to make health care more patient-centered, cost effective, accessible and quality-driven.

BESLER Receives HFMA Peer Review Designation

HFMA recently reviewed BESLERS's Easy Work Papers product using the Peer Review process. After undergoing the rigorous review, Easy Work Papers has been awarded the "Peer Reviewed by HFMA®" designation

Guidance for improving allocation of nursing resources highlighted in joint report

According to a new report published by HFMA that although the relationship between nursing care and safe, high-quality patient care is widely understood today, it is often difficult for health care leaders to agree on a systematic method for allocating nursing resources.

Patientco Achieves HFMA Peer Review Designation

HFMA recently reviewed reviewed Patientco’s billing and payment platform using the Peer Review process. After undergoing the rigorous review, Patientco’s platform has been awarded the “Peer Reviewed by HFMA” designation.