HFM Magazine: November 2021

Waystar simplifies existing revenue cycle systems for more effective payment

With the industry’s largest SaaS RCM platform, one company surrounds and supplements health systems’ existing systems to simplify healthcare payments.

HFMA August 31, 2022

First American – Providing funding solutions exclusively for healthcare organizations

Healthcare organizations can acquire leading-edge equipment and stay updated with the latest technology with one company’s funding solutions.

HFMA August 31, 2022

Hospital-at-home care promises to reshape healthcare delivery in the United States

Two leaders of health system hospital-at-home programs describe how the acute hospital care at home model represents an important change in how our nation approaches healthcare delivery, because it has been shown to yield improved care outcomes and greater patient satisfaction.

Eric C. Reese, PhD December 9, 2021

6 things leaders can do to foster civility in the workplace

Times are turbulent, and people often feel empowered to express their opinions, even in negative ways. Jill Geisler shares things leaders can do to promote civility in the workplace and keep teams working well together.

Jill Geisler December 9, 2021

Revenue cycle innovation: How automation can mitigate the financial impact of COVID-19

These four tips will help hospital financial leaders lessen the economic impact of COVID-19 now and in the future: Build and retain a core revenue cycle team, contain labor costs, redeploy talent more effectively and enhance revenue integrity.

HFMA December 2, 2021

HFMA’s new courses combine self-directed study with live expert facilitation and real-world exercises

This fall, HFMA is launching a new line of courses that combine self-directed study with expert facilitation. To learn more about this program — Premium Facilitated Learning — I sat down with Director of Digital Learning Sue Spear and Director of Partner Relationships Todd Nelson for a Q&A. Q: Why is the Premium Facilitated Learning…

HFMA November 1, 2021

Healthcare’s top area of vulnerability: cost effectiveness

HFMA President and CEO Joe Fifer discusses some of the ways that healthcare provider organizations are vulnerable to disruption.

Joseph J. Fifer, FHFMA, CPA October 31, 2021

Ken Perez: Healthcare plays a pivotal role in the fate of the Democrats’ social spending bill

Characterized by some as the centerpiece of President Joe Biden’s agenda, the Democrats’ $3.5 trillion budget plan is still very much a work in progress.

Ken Perez October 31, 2021

Following the COVID-19 liquidity crisis, lines of credit should get a fresh look

Healthcare organizations’ finance and treasury leaders should consider the role of a line of credit as part of a global resource allocation effort.

David Ratliff , CFA October 31, 2021

Chapter ‘imagined amazing’ and produced a podcast

HFMA’s Oregon Chapter produces a regular podcast to keep healthcare finance professionals connected to the Chapter and informed of current healthcare industry issues.

Crystal Milazzo October 29, 2021
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