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 »

Rebecca Marsh, MBA, CPC, CHC

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 »


Emerging Medicaid ACOs: A State Experiment, One Year In

By | March 20, 2019

We hope you can join us on March 28th for the Health Care Delivery Transformation Committee’s first annual meeting, “Transformation or Disruption: Changing the Focus and Pace of Change in Healthcare Delivery.”  In the post below, Katherine Record discusses the transformative change in the MassHealth Program, one of the many topics to be covered at the meeting.  Last year,… Read More »


Voices in Healthcare Podcast

By | March 18, 2019

Do you love podcasts? Do you struggle to stay up-to-date on the latest healthcare news? Check out HFMA’s Voices in Healthcare podcast! Voices in Healthcare Financeis available on Apple Podcast, Podbean, and most major podcast apps. If you or your organization has a story you’d like to share, contact the podcast team at


Are you curious about Value-based Care?

By | March 17, 2019

If you are interested in learning more about Value Based Care (VBC), join HFMA at the upcoming Health Care Delivery Transformation conferenceon March 28th. Joshua Mast, Senior Regulatory Strategist at Cerner will provide an introduction and foundation to this topic. He will be demystifying the alphabet soup of VBC, at a high level.  Joshua joined Cerner in September… Read More »


A View from the Capital

By | March 16, 2019

Are you curious about what is going on in healthcare policy from a state perspective? What are the hot topics and debates that will impact each of us and our employers? Come here from Alex Calcagno at the upcoming Health Care Delivery Transformation conferenceon March 28th. Alex Calcagno is Director of Advocacy, Government & Community Relations for the… Read More »


Welcome New Members!

By | March 3, 2019

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 »


Check your calendar, we have lots of HFMA events this spring!

By | February 26, 2019

We have a busy spring full of fun and educational HFMA events. Make sure you have these events on your calendar and don’t forget to register before they sell-out! On March 28th, the Healthcare Delivery Trasnformation Committee presents: Transformation or Disruption?: Changing the Focus and Pace of Change in Healthcare Delivery. The conference will take place at the Four… Read More »


Medicaid ACOs – One Year Later

By | February 19, 2019

With one year of experience with Medicaid ACOs, what have we learned? How have hospitals and payers handled these changes? Come hear from a stellar panel discussing the past year and where to go from here as part of the Healthcare Delivery Transformation conference. The panel on Medicaid ACOs will include: Alastair Bell, MD, MPH Executive Vice President, Strategy, and… Read More »