Board Member Spotlight – Meet Dhara Satija

By | January 6, 2021

HFMA is pleased to bring you a recurring feature on the blog, the Board and Committee Member Spotlight. Below is an interview with one of our board members, Dhara Satija, discussing her history and future with HFMA. Keep an eye out for more interviews coming regularly. What was your first job and how did you end up with… Read More »

Welcome New Members! December 2020

By | January 5, 2021

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 »

Announcing 2021 RCC Celebrity Speaker – Zdeno Chara!

By | December 29, 2020

The 2021 Revenue Cycle Conference Celebrity Speaker has just been announced: ZDENO CHARA of the Boston Bruins! Don’t miss out on your chance to virtually meet our celebrity speaker, Zdeno Chara, on the last day of the conference! Register today! Any NHL forward who has ventured into the Boston Bruins’ zone during the past decade to try and… Read More »

Board Member Spotlight – Meet Jenny Davies

By | December 28, 2020

HFMA is pleased to bring you a recurring feature on the blog, the Board and Committee Member Spotlight. Below is an interview with one of our board members, Jenny Davies, discussing her history and future with HFMA. Keep an eye out for more interviews coming regularly. What was your first job and how did you end up with… Read More »

Board Member Spotlight – Meet Donna Schneider

By | December 22, 2020

HFMA is pleased to bring you a recurring feature on the blog, the Board and Committee Member Spotlight. Below is an interview with one of our board members, Donna Schneider, discussing her history and future with HFMA. Keep an eye out for more interviews coming regularly. What was your first job and how did you end up with… Read More »

2021 Virtual Revenue Cycle Conference: January 6, 14, and 22

By | December 18, 2020

The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) of Massachusetts-Rhode Island cordially invites you to join us for our 24th Annual Revenue Cycle Conference (RCC) entitled: Rev Cycling Through Adversity. We will be offering THREE days of educational opportunities with a social event on the last day. This premier revenue cycle event will provide a unique forum for educational opportunities, discussion,… Read More »

E&M Changes 2021 – What the Changes Mean for Private Practices session by Pam D’Apuzzo, President, RR Health Strategies, LLC

By | December 8, 2020

By: Katherine Record, Executive Director, Beth Israel Lahey Health Medicaid ACOs and Performance Network Compliance & Privacy Strategy, HFMA MA-RI Chapter, Compliance Committee Member, CMS is making changes to E/M codes 99201-99205 and 99211-99215, which are likely to be adopted universally across all payers (including commercial). What do you need to know? For the first time, physical exam… Read More »

Internal Auditing – Operational vs. Clinical Audit session by Scott Brady, Clinical Compliance Auditor and Nick Borges, Compliance Internal Auditor of Lifespan

By | December 8, 2020

By: Garrett Gillespie, Corporate Compliance Officer and Deputy GC, BMC HealthNet Plan; HFMA MA-RI Chapter Compliance Committee Member, What to review to identify risks:  senior management surveys, operational management interviews, regulatory publications (e.g., OIG website), audit staff input, external sources. Audits are won or lost in the preparation.  Think about: What do you need to know? What should… Read More »

Board Member Spotlight – Meet Billy Trujillo

By | December 1, 2020

HFMA is pleased to bring you a recurring feature on the blog, the Board and Committee Member Spotlight. Below is an interview with one of our board members, Billy Trujillo, discussing his history and future with HFMA. Keep an eye out for more interviews coming regularly. What was your first job and how did you end up with… Read More »