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Congratulations on Your CHFP Certification, Beverly Paige!

By | June 22, 2019

The chapter would like to congratulate Beverly Paige on completing the CHFP certification process. We recently checked in with Beverly to hear about her certification experience. HFMA: Tell us a little bit about your background – did you come to health care finance from the health care side or the finance side?  What has your career trajectory been?… Read More »

Spring into these Career Opportunities!

By | May 22, 2019

Below are a few jobs listed on the HFMA MA-RI website as of May 22, 2019. For a full listing, visit the Chapter Job Board. Chief Financial Officer Lowell Community Health Center, Lowell, MA Click here for more information.     Vice President, Finance Mercy Medical Center, Springfield, MA Click here to view details and apply.     Manager… Read More »

A Night of Celebrations

By | May 14, 2019

Every year, the HFMA Massachusetts Rhode Island Chapter gathers to celebrate its volunteers and bestow awards. The Hernan Award is named after the chapter’s first president, Frances M. Hernan, and is presented by the Board of Directors to a chapter member who has excelled in his or her work for the chapter and/or has made outstanding contributions to… Read More »

Sponsored Post: America’s future academic medical centers: Forging new identities in the New Health Economy

* * * * * This post sponsored by PwC. * * * * * The nation’s academic medical centers (AMCs) are the nexus of research, education and clinical care in the $3.6 trillion US health industry, serving millions of people every year during some of the most physically and mentally challenging times of their lives. And yet… Read More »

A Photo Finish!

By | May 2, 2019

Last Friday’s 3rd Annual Women’s Leadership Conference was a huge success. The word cloud created by attendees at the end of the day best summarizes the impact of the event.

Do you have an effective internal audit and monitoring program?

Consider the following practices to develop an effective internal audit and monitoring program and to improve the revenue integrity of your health care organization. Develop a formal policy and procedure handbook to define the guiding principles and the revenue integrity workflow processes established. Review periodically, update as necessary and conduct ongoing staff education and training. Identify risk areas… Read More »

Transformation or Disruption: Conference Recap

By | March 29, 2019

The March 28th Healthcare Delivery Transformation conference kicked off with MA-RI HFMA President Garrett Gillespie welcoming members and guests. He spoke about the new Healthcare Delivery Transformation committee that formed over the past year and developed this program. He also reviewed our chapter’s social media presence and upcoming events. Before passing the microphone off to the next speaker,… Read More »