Evolving Strategy in a Dynamic Healthcare Environment – Registration Open

By | August 15, 2018

This year’s Accounting & Regulatory Update brings together a variety of healthcare professionals to offer their perspectives on the shifting American healthcare landscape, including industry consolidation, enhanced use of digital technology and evolving reimbursement and regulatory developments, and what it portends for healthcare providers and payers in Massachusetts and Rhode Island.  This seminar will also explore the growth… Read More »

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A Foggy Day on the Golf Course

By | August 15, 2018

A weather-delayed start couldn’t keep HFMA MA-RI Chapter members from having a great day at Granite Links on Monday, August 13.  The annual Chapter golf outing got underway two hours late with a shotgun start, but attendees embraced the challenge of low-visibility golf and enjoyed a day out on the course.  New this year, chapter members not ready… Read More »

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New to Healthcare Seminar Registration Open

By | August 8, 2018

The Massachusetts-Rhode Island Chapter will be hosting its annual New to Healthcare Seminar on Friday, September 21, 2018 at Suffolk Law School.  Join us for a great day of healthcare finance basics from leaders in the industry.  The day’s topics include: Fundamentals of Healthcare Finance and Reporting (Erik Lynch, BDO USA LLP) Law, Compliance and Regulations (Timothy Hogan,… Read More »

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Welcome New Members!

By | August 2, 2018

The following members recently joined. We welcome you to the Chapter and encourage you to take advantage of the many professional development, networking and information resources available to you at HFMA. Other HFMA members are a terrific resource for your everyday professional challenges. We encourage all members, current and new, to get involved with HFMA committees and social… Read More »

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HFMA at the Ballpark!

By | August 1, 2018

On Thursday, July 26th, HFMA headed to Fenway to cheer on the Red Sox against the Minnesota Twins. The group, including family and friends, met up at Tony C’s for networking before the game and then headed over to the ballpark. Although the Twins won the game 2-1, the night was still a success for HFMA and we… Read More »

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August 2018: Where Are We Now With 340B?

By | August 1, 2018

It seems like every week, there are multiple new developments in the 340B Drug Discount Program. In just the last few weeks, we have seen a new Senate hearing, a new GAO Report, a new House hearing, and introduction of more than a dozen new bills in Congress that would impact 340B. To understand where things may be… Read More »

Ellyn Sternfield

You’ll Never be Finished Anyway

By | July 31, 2018

Sadly, many people keep themselves going and going in a vain attempt to reach a place that doesn’t exist. That place is, “being completely finished” with nothing else left to do. The reason why many people have trouble sleeping is that even though they are physically in bed, mentally they are still not finished, and thoughts of the… Read More »

Kevin Stacey

Lifetime Member: Robert Ellertsen, FHFMA

By | July 31, 2018

The MA-RI HFMA Chapter honored five long-term volunteers with Lifetime Membership at the annual awards dinner in May. These five volunteers, Robert Ellertsen, FHFMA, Kathleen Maher, Gerry O’Neill, FHFMA, Thomas Pearson, FHFHMA, and Thomas Zubricki, have devoted countless hours to helping our chapter succeed. This is the second in a series of blog posts spotlighting our newest Lifetime… Read More »

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