Staff Development

How leaders can deploy the power of positivity to uplift their teams and their organizations

To boost morale and improve productivity, it’s important for leaders to go beyond words of praise and consider how they can connect with employees on a deeper level.

Jill Geisler April 16, 2021

Metropolitan New York Chapter holds free educational event around personal branding

A plan foiled by COVID-19 became an educational opportunity for the Metropolitan New York Chapter in late 2020.

Erika Grotto March 30, 2021

Ronald Kintz retires, takes role teaching at University of Miami

HFMA member Ronald J. Kintz retires and now teaches part-time at the University of Miami; we remember two members who died in 2020. Other members take on new jobs.

Erika Grotto March 29, 2021

‘Do You Know What It Means to Miss New Orleans?’

HFMA Chair Mike Allen says if we take anything away from how the COVID-19 pandemic has kept us from seeing people and doing things we enjoy, it’s to truly appreciate and savor these precious moments in our lives.

Michael M. Allen, FHFMA, CPA March 29, 2021

3 questions with Katie Gilfillan: Why it’s time for the healthcare industry to address cost effectiveness of health

HFMA’s director of professional practice and clinical relationships discusses the importance of the Association’s Cost Effectiveness of Health event.

Deborah Filipek March 29, 2021

How organizations can take a comprehensive approach to DEI initiatives

To achieve substantive change, leaders must ensure diversity, equity and inclusion are pillars of organizational cultures.

Jill Geisler March 15, 2021

How leaders can reduce stress for employees instead of adding to it

The actions and attitudes of leaders help determine whether employees are at risk of becoming overwhelmed by stress to the point where their productivity and possibly their health suffer.

Jill Geisler February 22, 2021

Any port in a storm: How we can help each other navigate the challenging months ahead

HFMA President and CEO Joe Fifer reflects on pandemic fatigue and what healthcare leaders can do to support their colleagues through the challenging months ahead.

Joseph J. Fifer, FHFMA, CPA February 13, 2021

Healthcare News of Note: Pandemic could lead to deceleration of U.S. annual health spending

Healthcare News of Note for healthcare finance professionals is a roundup of recent news articles, including why the pandemic may cause health spending to decelerate, a look at how most consumers are hit with large bills after just one healthcare visit and more insights on the toll of COVID-19 on healthcare workers.

Deborah Filipek February 12, 2021

Q&A: HFMA’s new learning platform detailed in this discussion with Strategy Senior Vice President Mary Mirabelli

HFMA’s impressive new e-learning platform upgrades are discussed in this Q&A with Mary Mirabelli, HFMA’s senior vice president of strategy.

Brad Dennison February 3, 2021
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