I am honored and humbled to serve as your STX HFMA president for the 2023-2024 term. I have been a proud member of this association for over 10 years and witnessed the tremendous value that HFMA brings to our profession and our industry.
As we enter a new fiscal year, we face unprecedented challenges and opportunities in healthcare. The COVID-19 pandemic has tested our resilience, our innovation, and our collaboration. It has also highlighted the need for financial sustainability, operational excellence, and patient-centered care. STX HFMA is here to support you in navigating these complex issues and achieving your goals.
My vision for STX HFMA is to be the trusted partner and indispensable resource for healthcare finance and business leaders. To achieve this vision, we will focus on three strategic priorities:
– Enhance member engagement and value. We will continue to deliver relevant and timely education, certification, networking, and advocacy programs that meet your needs and expectations. We will also leverage technology and data to personalize your HFMA experience and connect you with peers and experts who can help you succeed.
– Advance industry transformation and innovation. We will collaborate with other stakeholders to drive positive changes in healthcare policy, payment, delivery, and quality. We will also foster a culture of innovation and creativity within HFMA and among our members, encouraging new ideas and solutions that can improve healthcare outcomes and efficiency.
– Strengthen organizational sustainability and growth. We will ensure that STX HFMA has the resources, capabilities, and governance to fulfill its mission and vision. We will also seek to expand our membership base and while maintaining our core values and high standards of excellence.
I invite you to join me in this exciting journey of leading STX HFMA into the future. I welcome your feedback, suggestions, and participation in our activities and initiatives. Together, we can make a difference in the Healthcare Finance business sector.
Thank you for your trust and support.
South Texas HFMA President 2023-2024