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

Career level:

Experienced Professional

Recommended for:

Financial Planning
Patient Accounts
Patient Experience
Patient Financial Services

Delivery Method:

Self Study

Advance Preparation:




Course Availability:

1 Year

Article | Revenue Cycle
HFMA's Digital Annual Conference continues July 15 and July 17 with sessions to help healthcare finance professionals handle revenue cycle and clinical care challenges amid the pandemic.
Live Webinar | Revenue Cycle
Revenue cycle operations have evolved slowly from the days of paper transactions and records to computers and spreadsheets. Over the last 24-months we rapidly added in robotic process automation also known as RPA or Bots. However, Bots quic...
On Demand Webinar | Intermediate | Revenue Cycle
In the past decade healthcare organizations have become increasingly inundated by a tidal wave of data from various sources. Processing that data in an efficient and scalable manner has become challenging. One successful approach has been t...
Live Webinar | Revenue Cycle
Emergency departments are healthcare's safety net, but COVID-19 has resulted in tremendous drops in patient volume. Savvy healthcare executives and emergency medicine groups seek out new strategies to drive better outcomes, reduce clinicin ...
News | Revenue Cycle
HFMA members are putting their work-from-home situations and downtime due to stay-at-home directives to good use: 2,171 members passed HFMA certification exams between March 13 and April 27, 2020.
On Demand Webinar | Basic | Revenue Cycle

Managing financial complexity: Synchronizing revenue cycle and finance teams

On Demand Webinar | Basic | Revenue Cycle

Managing financial complexity: Synchronizing revenue cycle and finance teams


Healthcare finance teams face many unique challenges that can slow down processes and negatively impact the patient satisfaction. Provider consolidation, new reimbursement models, and rising consumerism and technology changes can make insurance and patient payment processes time consuming, expensive and prone to error. This webinar will examine new strategies providers are simplifying processes, reducing costs, and building stronger collaboration between the revenue cycle and finance teams. Hear how these strategies can help your organization decrease cost to collect, reduce AR days, improve working capital, and enhance the patient payment experience.

Original live webinar date: 11/20/19
After this program, you'll be able to..
  • Learn how leading healthcare providers are bridging revenue cycle and finance teams to address consolidation, shifts in reimbursement models, technology changes, and rising consumerism.
  • Describe the challenges providers are experiencing with aligning payment posting and reconciliation.
  • Summarize the important steps for steamlining payment and reconciliation process to reduce AR days and improve working capital.
  • Apply best practices and successful payment management strategies into your financial processes.

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On Demand Webinar | Basic | Coronavirus

Predict the other side of COVID-19 with strategic intelligence

What if you predict with 90% accuracy what the healthcare market will look like on the other side of the COVID-19 pandemic?  What will your new competitive landscape look like? How will the regulatory environment change? Could obvious operational shifts like the rise of telemedicine be accompanied by less obvious but far more structural changes like nationalized healthcare in the United States?

Join us as we discuss how incorporating prediction market research and market intelligence monitoring into your strategy, especially in these unprecedented times, can deliver tremendous value to your healthcare organization.

Original Live Webinar Date: 6/17/20

On Demand Webinar | Overview | Coronavirus

15 New CMS cash opportunities for providers

CMS is issuing more billing and payment updates at a faster pace than providers have ever experienced.  This "quick update" session will outline 15 new revenue producing services and/or specific codes to be charged and billed for additional reimbursement.

Original Live Webinar Date: 5/29/20

On Demand Webinar | Basic | Coronavirus

Help patients awaiting treatment by accelerating elective procedure

The financial ramifications of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic will be a core challenge for providers to overcome as they stabilize from the disruption of regular business operations. Navigating the shift back to doing elective procedures again in the wake of COVID-19 will require a prescriptive roadmap that will assist health systems re-engage patients.

Hear from providers on how their organization responded to COVID-19 crisis and how they seek to re-engage patients with postponed elective services by establishing a framework for outreach, care coordination and dynamic journeys that engage patients.

Original Live Webinar Date: 6/9/20

On Demand Webinar | Basic | Coronavirus

The Future of AP After Business Disruptions: COVID-19 Impact of Healthcare Payments

The impact of COVID-19 is forcing businesses to modify their behaviors and look for innovative ways to streamline and automate processes that often require a physical presence. Accounts payable departments have faced this challenge when processing manual payments. Businesses have had to accommodate a virtual workforce, which has highlighted problems processing these manual payments.

Automating your accounts payable process will allow you to analyze valuable spend and supplier data in order to generate operational efficiencies and maximize savings. Join Edwin Benson, Director, Comdata Corporate Payments as he discusses these challenges and explore ways business can look to automate their accounts payable process.

Original Live Webinar Date: 6/11/20