Managing Editor at HFMA
I am an accomplished editor with almost 25 years of experience working in the field of healthcare finance, 22 of those years having been with HFMA. Over the years, I have planned and developed content that has provided HFMA’s members and other readers of hfm with deep industry insight and guidance into every aspect of healthcare finance (as reflected in the topic list below). I have collaborated with leaders across the industry on award-winning articles and commentaries to help readers understand and prepare for industry changes and trends, from the introduction of prospective payment- systems and HIPAA to the enactment of the Affordable Care Act and advent of value-based payment models.
Topics I Like
Accounting and Financial Reporting, Audit and Internal Controls, Bad Debt and Charity Care Reporting, Benchmarking and Forecasting, Budgeting, Cost of Care, Costing and Managerial Accounting, FASB and GASB Rules and Guidelines, GAAP, Physician Practice Revenue, Principles and Practices Board, Quality and Cost Reporting, Return on Investment, Tax, Tax-Exempt Organizations, Transparency, Wage Index, Finance and Business Strategy, Administrative Simplification, Analytics, Benchmarking and Forecasting, Board Governance, Capital Finance, Capital Sources and Allocation, Community Benefit, Consumerism, Enterprise Risk Management, Executive Compensation, Facilities, Healthcare Business Trends, Innovation and Disruption, Partnerships and Value, Patient Experience, Physician Compensation, Physician Relationships, Population Health Management, Risk Management, Social Determinants of Health, Strategic Partnerships, Mergers, and Acquisitions, Strategic Planning, Treasury and Cash Management, Triple Aim, Leadership, Financial Leadership, Leadership Skills Development, Staff Development, Legal and Regulatory Compliance, Compliance, Healthcare Legal, IRS Compliance, Medicaid Compliance, Medicare Compliance, RAC, OIG, Privacy and HIPAA, Red Flags Rule, Operations Management, Ambulatory Care, Behavioral Health, Care Management, Care Process Redesign, Cost Reduction, Costing Managerial Accounting, Labor Cost Management, Practice Improvement, Productivity and Process Improvement, Quality Improvement, Quality Measures, Service Line Management, Supply Chain Management, Utilization Management, Payment, Reimbursement, and Managed Care, Accountable Care Organizations, Bundled Payment, CMS and MedPAC Guidelines and Trends, Claims Adjudication, Contracting, Health Plan Payment and Reimbursement, Healthcare Reform, MACRA, Managed Care, Medicaid Payment and Reimbursement, Medical Necessity, Medicare Cost Report, Medicare Payment and Reimbursement, Payment Models, Payment Trends, Physician Payment and Reimbursement, Pricing, Value-Based Payment, Revenue Cycle, Bad Debt, Billing and Collections, Charge Capture, Chargemaster, Charity Care, Coding, Denials Management, Financial Counseling, KPIs, Medical Debt, Patient Access, Patient Financial Communications, Physician Group Revenue Cycle, Self-Payment Collection, Technology, Artificial Intelligence, Business Intelligence, Clinical Decision Support, Electronic Health Records, Operations and Other Technology, Revenue Cycle Technology, Technology ROI, Telemedicine
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