Welcome to the board: Eva Greenwood

By | June 13, 2023

As we kick-off the new HFMA year, we are excited to welcome three new members: Eva Greenwood, William Sullivan, and AnnMarie Martinez to the board. Over the next few weeks we will be learning more about each of them. To start things off today, we will hear from Eva. Blog: Eva, welcome to the MA-RI HFMA board! To start,… Read More »

Healthcare for the homeless

By | June 10, 2023

Do you know who Dr. Jim O’Connell’s is? If not, pick up a copy of Rough Sleepers by Tracy Kidder or check out this recent article in the New York Times. Jim O’Connell is the President of Boston Healthcare for the Homeless Program and an Assistant Profession of Medicine At Harvard Medical School. His incredible journey to care… Read More »

Digital Equity: A healthcare priority

By | June 3, 2023

Are you familiar with the term Digital Divide? This can refer to both a lack of access to high speed internet as well as a gap in skills related to leveraging technology. In a new program from the Western Massachusetts Alliance for Digital Equity and the Massachusetts’s Digital Equity Partnerships Program, elders will receive technology training helping to bridge… Read More »

Incoming President’s Message

By | June 1, 2023

“It’s Time…To Reflect, To Celebrate, To Onboard, To Act.”  This was the message expressed to HFMA Officers, Board Members and volunteers at the April 2023 HFMA Leadership Training Conference in San Antonio, TX.  These words personally resonate with me, as I prepare for my year as Chapter President, beginning June 1st. As I reflect on my new role,… Read More »

Welcome New Members! May 2023

By | June 1, 2023

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… Read More »

It’s Time to Review Your Founders Points

By | May 29, 2023

It’s time to review your Founders Points! Please review your HFMA National Founders Points for the 2022-23 year. Click here to log-in and access your membership profile: http://www.hfma.org. Communicate any changes/additions to your Founders Merit Award points for the year June 1, 2022 through May 31, 2023 year to Amy Poole at the HFMA MA-RI Chapter office at admin@ma-ri-hfma.org. You can… Read More »

HFMA MA-RI Turns 70 Years Old!

By | May 16, 2023

Happy 70th Birthday to HFMA MA-RI!! The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) MA-RI Chapter is turning 70 this month, can you believe it?! We would like to thank all the wonderful members and volunteers that helped make this fabulous association what it is today. We have had inspiring leadership over our many years who have worked hard to… Read More »