Category Archives: Industry Topics

Revenue Cycle Conference Keynote Speaker: Niyum Gandhi, CFO at MGB

By | April 21, 2023

This year’s Revenue Cycle Conference keynote speaker will be Niyum Gandhi the Chief Financial Officer at MGB. Niyum’s talk, MGB is United Against Racism: Building a Culture of Diversity & Inclusion in Finance will provide an overview of MGB’s anti-racisim initiatives. He will also discuss his approach to building a culture of diversity and inclusion in finance functions and… Read More »

Meet New 2023 HFMA MA-RI Chapter Compliance Members

By | April 6, 2023

The Compliance Committee focuses on all aspects of corporate compliance & privacy activities required of healthcare organizations. The Committee is charged with exploring compliance program best practices and coordinating regional, annual joint compliance and internal audit conference in November / December 2023 with the New England Healthcare Internal Auditors (NEHIA). The Committee is also responsible for organizing promotional… Read More »

#Follow Friday – BILH

By | March 31, 2023

We hope you are all having a wonderful #FollowFriday as we turn the calendar to April! You can keep track of exciting updates and news from #BethIsraelLaheyHealth by following @bethisraellahey! #BILH

Calling Revenue Cycle Exhibitors and Sponsors

By | March 24, 2023

The Healthcare Financial Management Association of Massachusetts-Rhode Island (HFMA MA-RI) invites you to join us on Wednesday, May 10 and Thursday, May 11, 2023 for the Annual Revenue Cycle Conference at the Gillette Stadium, Putnam Club, in Foxborough, Massachusetts. This year the RCC is pleased to offer a full day and a half of educational, networking, and business development opportunities for attendees and our… Read More »

Call for Revenue Cycle Conference Speakers

By | January 25, 2023

Revenue Cycle Conference 2023 May 10-11 CALL FOR SPEAKERS The HFMA MA-RI Revenue Cycle Committee is seeking speaker and presentation proposals for its 2023 Annual Revenue Cycle Conference (RCC) to be held in person at Gillette Stadium on May 10-11, 2023. This is HFMA’s premier revenue cycle conference in the Northeast and has attracted 500-plus revenue cycle professionals… Read More »

Technology Streamlines Prior Authorization Automation and Improves the Patient Experience

Many healthcare organizations invest time, money, and resources to improve their prior authorization process. Through technology and expertise, payers and providers can streamline prior authorization automation, reduce costs, increase revenue, and improve the physician and patient experience. Despite all the automation innovations that exist today—Robotic Process Automation (RPA), Machine Learning (ML), and Artificial Intelligence (AI)—prior authorization automation remains… Read More »

HFMA MA-RI New to Healthcare Conference Recap

By | November 10, 2022

Wow! We had a fantastic turnout at our Chapter’s New to Healthcare Conference on October 28th! We received lots of positive feedback from our attendees letting us know that the conference was informative and engaging. This was our first hybrid event and the technology was seamless thanks to expertise from our host, Mass General Brigham at Assembly Row.… Read More »

New to Healthcare Conference – What to Expect!

By | October 21, 2022

Jenny Davies, Co-Chair of this year’s upcoming New To Healthcare Conference, sat down with the editors of the HFMA blog to share what we can expect at this year’s revamped conference. It’s not too late to register for the conference which is coming up next week, 10/28. Blog: Who is the target audience for this conference? Jenny: The… Read More »

Key takeaways from July 21st Webinar on the overview of the No Surprises Act from the Provider Perspective

By | August 25, 2022

The topic of the federal No Surprises Act (NSA) and Massachusetts Patient First Act implementation resonated with HFMA members and the local healthcare community. Over 250 professionals joined for the webinar as our expert panelists, Angela Confoey and David Tolley participated in a moderated panel by Dhara Satija in a discussion providing an overview of the new requirements… Read More »

Ditch the Diet – Nutrition to Fuel Your Life with Heather Zeman

By | July 14, 2022

Are you tired of Diets that don’t work?  At our recent HFMA Women’s Conference we heard from Heather Zeman, MS RDN LDN, a Registered Dietician Nutrition from Back Bay Health.  Heather’s presentation focused on No Diet Nutrition and Practical Tips to Fuel Your Life. She emphasized that a healthy, nourished life involves more than just eating the “right”… Read More »