Career Pathways

Bring more meaning to the learning process and create purpose-driven goals for your team, your organization, and your career with individual self-paced learning resources—all included when you join HFMA.

Career Pathways

Revenue Cycle

Be better prepared to decrease receivables, reduce denials, and work more efficiently within your patient-centered revenue cycle.

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Business Strategy & Analytics

Gain analysis and decision-making skills that matter.

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The Bottom Line

Explore and hone your budgeting reporting, cost management and risk analysis skills.

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Payment & Reimbursement

The lastest information on value-based payment models, reimbursement, and contracting.

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Financial Compliance

Stay abreast of current compliance requirements.

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Strategic Financing & Access to Capital

Expand your understanding of debt and capital management.

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Physician Practice Management

Be in the know on key practice management strategies and processes.

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Organizational Education

Build competencies with topics that matter to your staff, on your timeline.

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Revenue Cycle

Be better prepared to decrease receivables, reduce denials and work more efficiently within your patient-centered revenue cycle.

Proficiency goals:

  • Manage efficient revenue cycle operations
  • Provide a transparent patient experience
  • Improve financial performance

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Business Strategy & Analytics

Acquire the capability to highlight useful information, suggest conclusions and support decision making to enable powerful results-oriented actions.

Proficiency goals:

  • Expand strategic leadership capabilities to leverage influence
  • Track and manage compliance for frequently changing laws
  • Address growing patient expectations
  • Deploy, manage, and invest resources
  • Analyze performance of business lines and recommended changes 

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The Bottom Line

Explore and hone your budgeting, reporting, risk analysis management. 

Proficiency goals:

  • Assess cost management to meet demands
  • Deeply understand payment models
  • Be an expert at revenue management
  • Analyze and generate accurate and timely financials 

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Payment Reimbursement

Unpack the finances of managed care, from big picture trends to contracting and negotiating, reimbursement methodologies, and provider and payer processes.

Proficiency goals:

  • Deeply grasp value-based and other payment models
  • Manage contracting process by leveraging technology
  • Understand risk evaluation

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Financial Compliance

Stay informed on key legislative and regulatory requirements.

Proficiency goals:

  • Ensure operations conform with pertinent laws and regulations
  • Be informed on current compliance requirements

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Strategic Financing & Access to Capital

Be ready to make decisions regarding joint ventures, debt obligations, bond issues, capital investment decisions, equity financing and more.

Proficiency goals:

  • Finding alternative sources of capital to increase cash position 
  • Avoid getting into a cash-poor position
  • Build financial strength and facilitate growth at a sustainable rate

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Physician Practice Management

Enhance your understanding of the essentials of contemporary physician practice management. 

Proficiency goals:

  • Understand context and framework of how practice fits within the entire healthcare continuum
  • Manage bad debt and charity care, as well as third-party and self-pay receivables
  • Comply with Stark Laws that pertain to physician practices
  • Evaluate contracts for maximum benefit and develop accurate financial reports for managing the practice

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“With HFMA and CRCR I was able to enhance my learning experience and use some of that knowledge during my internship to help write some new policies and work on how we communicate with our patients.”

Morgan Coker, CRCR
Revenue Cycle Manager, Advanced Dermatology

Additional Resources

Certifications

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Healthcare Finance Jobs

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