Cost:

Free for HFMA Members
Buy HFMA Membership to Attend

Audience:

Hospitals and Other Providers

Career level:

Early Careerist
Experienced Professional
Student

Recommended for:

Business Operations
Operations Support

Delivery Method:

Self Study

Advance Preparation:

None

Prerequisites:

None

Course Availability:

18 Months

Course | Overview | Healthcare Reform

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Column | Healthcare Reform

The concept of "Medicare for All" has been a focus of much debate leading up to the 2020 presidential election, and the likely cost of such a program is an important factor that needs to be considered.

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Blog | Healthcare Reform

A review of the potential healthcare industry impacts from a repeal of the Affordable Care Act's Cadillac tax.

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News | Healthcare Reform

Although a slice of hospitals might financially benefit from a single-payer model based on Medicare rates, 90% would face cuts totaling $200 billion each year, according to a new industry analysis.

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Trend | Healthcare Reform

Washington and Colorado are seeking to funnel noteworthy innovations in healthcare reform, including a public option, through their Medicaid infrastructures.

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Course | Overview | Healthcare Reform

HC Reform: Volume to Value Payment Models

Course | Overview | Healthcare Reform

HC Reform: Volume to Value Payment Models

Description

This course addresses the broad provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) of 2010, CMS's proposed alternative delivery and payment models, Standard Quality Measures.
After this program, you'll be able to..
  • Recognize the intended outcome of collaborations made through ACO delivery systems

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Course | Overview | Finance and Business Strategy

HFMA Business of Health Care® (for CME)

Whether you are a clinician, physician, finance or health plan leader, nurse, therapist, dentist, or pharmacist, HFMA Business of Health Care® was designed to give you an essential understanding of the complex ecosystem your day-to-day operations are part of. That understanding can help you use your knowledge and skills more effectively to improve patient care and health outcomes.

As important, it can enable you to contribute to the critical conversations and decision-making that are changing the industry and how you work in it.

Participants who successfully complete the six-course sequence and the final evaluation of knowledge may qualify to earn continuing education credits. All participants who meet the program's requirement receive a course completion certificate - recognition they can use to advance in their career and demonstrate their commitment to excellence.

Title: HFMA Business of Health Care®
Original Release Date: 3/1/2016
Renewal Date: 4/1/2019
Expiration Date: 3/31/2020
You have access to this course for one year from purchase date
HFMA Business of Health Care online study materials PIM cost: $399
Estimated time to complete activity: 14 hours

Hardware and software needed to participate in the activity:
Operating Systems:
Windows versions XP and above, and MAC OS X 10.5 Leopard and above

Browsers:
Internet Explorer: We have officially supported IE 7 and up (although please note that Microsoft has itself warned against versions older than IE 8.0)
Mozilla Firefox: most recent two public versions
Chrome and Safari: more recent two public versions

eLearning Course Requirements:
Adobe Shockwave Player - http://get.adobe.com/shockwave/
Adobe Flash Player - http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/
Java - http://www.java.com/en/download/index.jsp

For CME/CE questions, contact Postgraduate Institute for Medicine at www.pimed.com
The online course is hosted by Healthcare Financial Management Association and the exam is hosted by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine.

On Demand Webinar | Update | Billings and Collection

The latest on healthcare regulatory and legislative issues with Andy Bressler

A look at the latest healthcare regulatory and legislative issues moving through Congress, Health and Human Services (HSS) and the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Course | Overview | Managed Care

Mgd Care: Trends in Healthcare Policy

This course explores trends in the ongoing development of state and federal healthcare policies and covers topics related to the national healthcare debate. It also discusses increased employer and consumer awareness and its impact on healthcare policies, outcomes-based reimbursement approaches, and improved outcomes and increased value through coordination of care. The course examines the key issues behind healthcare reform and the main elements of the 2010 law.

Course | Overview | Healthcare Reform

HC Reform: Issues for Business Operations Leadership

Next to national defense, the healthcare industry in the United States is one of the largest sectors of the economy. Currently making up almost 20 percent of the nation's gross domestic product, health care in the U.S. will be a significant factor in the national economy for the foreseeable future.