Cost:

Free for HFMA Members
Buy HFMA Membership to Attend

Audience:

Business Partners
Health Plans
Hospitals and Other Providers
Physicians and Other Practitioners

Career level:

Early Careerist
Executive
Experienced Professional
Mid-Senior
Student

Recommended for:

Business Development
Business Operations
Cost Containment
Financial Planning
Healthcare Supply Chain
Patient Financial Services

Delivery Method:

Self Study

Advance Preparation:

None

Prerequisites:

None

Course Availability:

6 Months

Podcast | Finance and Business Strategy
Beth Kaplan of Deloitte & Touche discusses how a consistent process of assessment and adjustment can help healthcare organizations get through each phase of the pandemic and beyond. Also, HFMA Community Manager Melanie Binder announces a ne...
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On Demand Webinar | Overview | Finance and Business Strategy
To maximize success, healthcare industry business partners need to know what is impacting their customers and prospects. During this comprehensive webinar, attendees will hear national policy updates while getting insight into the highest p...
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On Demand Webinar | Update | Finance and Business Strategy
Strategies toward financial sustainability and margin improvement are the current focus of healthcare executives - hear case studies from organizations embarking upon efforts in cost management, revenue enhancement, business restructuring a...
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On Demand Webinar | Intermediate | Finance and Business Strategy
The session will use real-world examples from The Johns Hopkins Hospital to illustrate opportunities for cost savings; a framework for managing financial performance improvement across an enterprise; and how finance, operations, and clinici...
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On Demand Webinar | Intermediate | Finance and Business Strategy
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 offers tax benefits to taxpayers reinvesting capital gains in special funds aimed at lifting low-income communities. The program has significant implications for groups addressing the social determinants of...
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On Demand Webinar | Intermediate | Finance and Business Strategy

How One Health System Transformed Cost for a Post-COVID Future

On Demand Webinar | Intermediate | Finance and Business Strategy

How One Health System Transformed Cost for a Post-COVID Future

Description

Attendees will learn about cost transformation from a heatlh system undergoing comprehensive, log-term restructuring and performance improvement. A Virtua Health executive will discuss how the acquisition of Lourdes Health was the impetus to rethink the entire organization and share the challenges and successes of such a broad initiative. 

Original Live Date: HFMA Digital Annual Conference (7/15/2020)
After this program, you'll be able to..
  • Describe the difference between traditional cost management and true cost transformation, which requires establishing a long-term view for the organization and a comprehensive plan for how to get there
  • Examine how cost transformation can be integrated into the fabric of an organization's mission and values by, for example, connecting cost transformation with initiatives to address social determinants of health
  • Identify common barriers and key success factors for effective and sustainable cost transformation, including the importance of securing broad buy-in to avoid dilution of strategic initiatives by objecting parties

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On Demand Webinar | Basic | Coronavirus

How claims and reimbursement data can fuel operational recovery

As COVID-19 pandemic materialized and spread, it has changed so much about healthcare delivery, how we prepare, and how we go about our daily lives.  We are reminded how fragile our health and the healthcare system can be. As an industry, healthcare has an opportunity to learn from this pandemic and improve our preparedness by having ready access to data that will help inform decisions about wealth, wellness and care capacity.

As the COVID-19 fight continues, data-driven decisions are vital for resource allocation, the move to digital care within telehealth, improved outcomes, disease prevention and cost containment. With better understanding of the most vulnerable populations in the U.S., care providers, public health experts and policy-makers can appropriate front-line resources and efforts where they are most needed.- at the point of care for patients.  It will also be critical as healthcare organizations recover from the pandemic to focus operational and financial priorities on places for growth by understanding unique market dynamics for specific service lines.

Original Live Webinar Date: 8/26/20

On Demand Webinar | Overview | Analytics

Power of Data and Creating the Patient Experience

This session will feature a panel of leading experts in data analytics, that will explore the challenges and possibilities of moving toward true interoperability, of marry clinical and financial data, and providing a better patient experience. In a post pandemic environment, providers must deliver tools and applications that optimize the use of clinical and financial data to engage patients through touchless experiences, provide effective medication and care management and improve patient financial communications. 


Original Live Date: HFMA Digital Annual Conference (8/12/2020)

On Demand Webinar | Intermediate | Coronavirus

The importance of a supply chain strategic plan in a coronavirus world

The COVID-19 pandemic is ravaging healthcare facilities, which is partly due to a lack of personal protective equipment (PPE) and other critical supplies.  Vulnerabilities in the supply chain have been exposed. As such, hospitals should consider developing a supply chain strategic plan to address those vulnerabilities.

Developing a strategic plan can be a daunting task - what are the key areas of focus and best practices?

Join this webinar to hear executive supply chain leaders from provider and distributor organizations share COVID-19 observations, recommendations, and lessons learned in the areas of sourcing, technology, inventory management and emergency preparedness.

On Demand Webinar | Overview | Finance and Business Strategy

Top issues keeping CFOs up at night (for Business Partners)

To maximize success, healthcare industry business partners need to know what is impacting their customers and prospects. During this comprehensive webinar, attendees will hear national policy updates while getting insight into the highest priority issues and areas of focus for CFOs and other senior financial executives. The content comes from our conversations and meetings with executives, policy leaders and other healthcare experts-providing an inside view of what is top of mind and what lies ahead in the shor-and long-term.