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:

Executive
Experienced Professional
Mid-Senior

Recommended for:

Clinical Operations
Cost Containment
Data Analytics
Financial Planning
Nursing
Population Health

Delivery Method:

Self Study

Advance Preparation:

None

Prerequisites:

None

Course Availability:

1 Year

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The business cases for quality

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The business cases for quality

Description

The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) and the National Association for Healthcare Quality (NAHQ) are honored to collaborate on this webinar series to provide education and actionable solutions that build The Business for Quality and a pathway towards high quality, low cost health care.

As the financial basis of the healthcare system moves from fee-for service to payment system based on value--optimizing quality and cost-leaders are aligning finance and quality infrastructures. New payment models are increasingly tying payments to quality metrics with the potential to significantly impact the financial results and sustainability of organizations across the continuum of care. Building a business case for quality presents a challenge in quantifying cost savings associated with improved patient outcomes. It is nonetheless critical for organizations to do so in order to maintain solvency.

This program will highlight quality and financial partnerships that produced organizational process and performance improvements while also quantifying a financial return. Learn through case examples how healthcare organizations are bringing quality and finance teams together to reach a shared understanding and common language around a case for quality initiatives, opportunities to enhance their collaboration, and overcoming obstacles to achieving alignment.

In this first webinar you will hear from executives at VCU Health on their approach to collaboration working on ERAS (Enhanced Recovery After Surgery) as well as the results achieved.

Live Original Webinar Date: 7/7/20
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