Category Archives: Compliance

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 »

Meet New 2022 HFMA MA-RI Chapter Compliance Committee Members

By | March 17, 2022

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 December 2022 with the New England Healthcare Internal Auditors (NEHIA). The Committee is also responsible for organizing promotional content for… Read More »

Highlights from 2021 presentation: One goal, two teams: How to align to help manage risk and perform audits

During the 2021 joint annual Compliance and Internal Audit Conference organized by the HFMA MA-RI Chapter and the New England Healthcare Internal Auditors (NEHIA) organization, participants had the chance to hear from our three speakers about the Institute of Internal Auditors Inc.’s Three Lines Model offers and its applicability to the healthcare industry, as well as leading practices… Read More »

Highlights from the 2021 HFMA and NEHIA Compliance & Internal Audit Conference

The HFMA MA-RI Chapter teamed up with the New England Healthcare Internal Auditors (NEHIA) organization last week to put on the joint annual Compliance and Internal Audit Conference.  The conference was attended in-person by more than 75 participants and was a great success!  Thank you to all attendees, speakers, and sponsors! Highlights from two of the speakers at… Read More »

Thank You, Everyone!

The New England Healthcare Internal Auditors (NEHIA) and the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) MA-RI Chapter would like to thank all of those who made the in-person 3-day Compliance and Internal Audit Conference a success! Thank you to our more than 75 participants who joined us for one or more days.  We hope you enjoyed the presentations from… Read More »

Feedback from the sponsors, speakers, and participants of the 2021 HFMA and NEHIA Compliance & Internal Audit Conference

Thank you to our conference sponsors, speakers, and participants. We are glad you could join us in-person this year! What our conference sponsors are saying: “The variety and depth of the conference speakers provided both concrete takeaways and conceptual challenges that can be used to strengthen any internal audit or compliance program.” – Tully Saunders, Manager, Deloitte &… Read More »

Compliance & Internal Audit Conference – Speaker: Destin Harcus

By | November 23, 2021

Meet the speaker for the HFMA MA-RI Chapter and the New England Healthcare Internal Auditors (NEHIA) 3-day in-person educational conference. Destin Harcus, Executive Director of Internal Audit, AdventHealth Tell us about your compliance career journey In my junior year of college I was pursuing an accounting degree but wasn’t sure how I wanted to use that degree to… Read More »

Compliance & Internal Audit Conference – Speaker: Mary Shirley

By | November 2, 2021

Meet the speaker for the HFMA MA-RI Chapter and the New England Healthcare Internal Auditors (NEHIA) 3-day in-person educational conference Mary Shirley, Head of Culture of Integrity and Compliance Education at Fresenius Medical Care – Presenting on: Compliance Programs in Organizations outside of Healthcare Tell us about your compliance career journey I have been very fortunate that Compliance… Read More »

Compliance & Internal Audit Conference – Speakers: Amy Kelly and Thomas Williams

By | October 26, 2021

The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) MA-RI Chapter and the New England Healthcare Internal Auditors (NEHIA) are excited to jointly present this highly anticipated 3-day in-person educational conference. The conference attracts compliance, internal audit, and healthcare finance professionals from throughout New England to learn from expert presenters in healthcare compliance, privacy, security, and internal auditing. Q&A with the… Read More »

Compliance & Internal Audit Conference – Meet the Speakers: Donna Schneider

By | October 19, 2021

HFMA-NEHIA Compliance & Internal Audit Conference – Speaker Q&A – Donna Schneider, RN, MBA, CPHQ, CPC-P, CHC, CPCO, CHPC, CCEP Vice President, Corporate Compliance & Internal Audit, Lifespan, Providence, RI Tell us about your compliance career journey – I am a registered nurse with a master’s in business administration. After some time in various clinical settings and managed… Read More »