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Announcements

Upcoming Education Events

December 13, 2017 – APC/OPPS Update for 2018 (Region 2 webinar)

January 10, 2018 – Moving from Volume to Value in Purchased Services – Information Technology (Region 2 webinar)

January 25, 2018 – Medicaid Outpatient Reimbursement Basics (Region 2 webinar)

February 1, 2018 – Attack Claims and Denials to Drive a Value Strategy (Region 2 webinar)

February 8, 2018 – Cyber Security Awareness with Chief Strategist Domenick Gandolfo (Region 2 webinar)




Dear HFMA Region 2 Friends & Colleagues,

We have been following closely the heart wrenching pictures and reports regarding the extensive damage caused by Hurricanes Irma and Maria to our HFMA friends and colleagues in Puerto Rico, a member of Region 2.  The effects of these storms will be felt for years and their impacts on the communities, first responders, healthcare leaders, and professionals will likely last a lifetime.  In times like these, community matters.  Our commitment to the communities we help and serve is our primary focus.  Because of our strong desire to do something, we have set up a website to raise funds for our fellow HFMA members and their loved ones in Puerto Rico during their time of need.

·        www.youcaring.com/HFMA_Region_2_Hurricane_Maria

Please note, that donations made to the above may not be considered tax deductible, please consult your tax professional for determination.

 You may also contribute to these fundraising organizations:

 ·        The American Red Cross

·        Federal Emergency Management Association (FEMA) (This page offers resources for you and your community)

·        Government of Puerto Rico

To offer your support and help, or to obtain additional information, please consider using the resources provided above.  Additionally, HFMA National has dedicated a page on their website to provide updates regarding the effects of these storms as well as Hurricane Harvey.  Please check this page often for updates.

HFMA sends its heartfelt thoughts and wishes to everyone impacted by these storms and for those who are stepping up to help during these extraordinarily challenging times.

Kristen Zebrowski                                          Kiran Batheja                                                  Michele Mecomonaco

Region 2 Regional Executive                         Region 2 Regional-Executive Elect               Region 2 Regional Executive Elect-Elect

 

 


 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

President's Message


 

Steven Chizuk, 2017-2018 Chapter President

Hello fellow HFMA members!  As we start the 2017-2018 chapter year I want to let you know am thrilled to be a part of it.  I am humbled and honored that you have selected me to lead Western New York to what will hopefully be another successful year.  I am following many dedicated and passionate individuals to both the chapter and advancing the field of healthcare finance as a whole since the inception of the chapter.  I hope that I can add to that legacy. 

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HFMA National Information

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Upcoming Programs

Please Note: Program flyers will be posted as soon as they are available

WNY Chapter Programs:

TBD

Regional Programs:

December 13, 2017 – APC/OPPS Update for 2018 (Region 2 webinar)

January 10, 2018 – Moving from Volume to Value in Purchased Services – Information Technology (Region 2 webinar)

January 25, 2018 – Medicaid Outpatient Reimbursement Basics (Region 2 webinar)

February 1, 2018 – Attack Claims and Denials to Drive a Value Strategy (Region 2 webinar)

February 8, 2018 – Cyber Security Awareness with Chief Strategist Domenick Gandolfo (Region 2 webinar)


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