HFMA Enterprise Membership for Critical Access Hospitals (CAH)

Give your team the tools and perspective to drive organizational performance.

"This membership allows for growth of leaders and expansion of knowledge in an ever changing healthcare environment."

Christina J. Maguire
Senior Vice President
Chief Operating Officer/Chief Financial Officer 
Mount Desert Island Hospital

A membership developed specifically for CAH designated facilities.

Enterprise Membership for CAH Overview

CAH Hospital Designation Requirements

Officially designated as a Critical Access Hospital by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

  • Have 25 or fewer acute care inpatient beds
  • Be located more than 35 miles from another hospital (exceptions may apply)
  • Maintain an annual average length of stay of 96 hours or less for acute care patients
  • Provide 24/7 emergency care services
  • Meet all requirements of e-CFR Title 42 – Chapter IV – Subchapter G – Part 485 – Subpart F

Reference: CAH Conditions of Participation

Enterprise Membership for CAH Overview

  •  Unlimited individual membership for stand-alone Critical Access Hospital facilities
  • Current HFMA Individual Members converted to Enterprise Membership
  • Self-directed tools and videos designed to optimize membership experience and organizational performance
  • Access to Rural Health Forum in HFMA Community Home
  • Local Chapter access

Enterprise Membership for CAH Terms

  • Membership Fee is $2,500 per year
  • Membership term is three years

Learn more about CAH terms and conditions >