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 »

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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 »

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Fun at the Annual Awards Social and Wine Dinner!

By | May 14, 2019

On Thursday, May 9, 2019, the HFMA Massachusetts-Rhode Island Chapter and friends convened at the Downtown Harvard Club for the Annual Awards Social and Wine Dinner. Guests enjoyed conversation and views from the 38th floor during a cocktail hour.                                      … Read More »

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Call for Speakers!

By | May 10, 2019

Have you heard? The HFMA MA-RI Revenue Cycle Committee is seeking speaker and presentation proposals for its 2020 Annual Revenue Cycle Conference (RCC) to be held on January 16th and 17th at the Gillette Stadium Clubhouse, Foxboro, MA. Share your expertise, raise your professional profile, and help advance the state of the art and best practices relating to… Read More »

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Welcome New Members!

By | May 9, 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 »

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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.

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Welcome New Members!

By | April 1, 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 »

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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 »

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