How-To Strategies for Today’s Challenges

HFMA’s three subscription newsletters provide healthcare finance leaders with expert insight and practical strategies.

Subscription Benefits Include:

  • Tailored articles offering technical how-to details and thought-provoking insights from healthcare finance leaders and industry experts 
  • E-blasts delivered to your email, linking you to electronic versions (html) of each issue
  • Archive of past issues 
  • Print copies of each issue delivered to your mailing address

Healthcare Cost Containment

HCC 2016The bimonthly newsletter provides provider-tested tactics for strategic cost containment. In one past issue, subscribers learned how Bon Secours Health System reduced blood use by 65 percent and adverse events by 14 percent—while garnering savings of $1.97 million.

Other topics include: 

  • Trimming service-line costs
  • Reducing labor and supply expenses
  • Working with physicians to reduce clinical costs
  • Transitioning to cost accounting


Revenue Cycle Strategist

RCS 2016In 10 issues a year, this popular newsletter provides finance leaders with needed strategies for denials management, collections, coding, and other revenue cycle issues. Recently, subscribers learned how St. Francis Hospital increased POS payments by 37 percent and read an overview of Cedars-Sinai Medical Center's comprehensive audit process.  

Other topics include: 

  • Responding to Medicare audits
  • Resolving coding issues
  • Improving insurance eligibility rates
  • Using Lean process improvement to improve KPIs


Strategic Financial Planning

SFP 2016This quarterly newsletter provides specifics on how to prioritize, implement, and finance strategic and capital decisions. In a recent issue, subscribers learned how Adventist Health is gaining a better handle on actual costs by transitioning to a multiple RVU costing system. 

Other topics include: 

  • Successful financing approaches
  • Strategic reimbursement tactics
  • The latest strategic, financial, and capital planning approaches
  • Business intelligence approaches
  • Growth strategies 


HFMA newsletters are aimed at healthcare finance leaders with topic-specific information needs. The more you subscribe to, the more knowledge and connections you receive. If you have any questions, please contact Member Services at 800 252-4362, extension 2.