The Healthcare Financial Management Association is a national organization for health care financial management professionals comprised of members employed by hospitals, integrated delivery systems, long-term and ambulatory care facilities, managed care organizations, medical group practices, public accounting and consulting firms, insurance companies, government agencies and other health care organizations. The Kansas chapter, known as the Sunflower chapter, has committed to provide their membership with quality education programs, career and professional development resources and a forum to facilitate an exchange of ideas, information and experience. The Sunflower chapter has been recognized nationally for each of the past six years by winning the Charles F. Mehler Gold Award for education, attaining some of the highest number of education hours per member in the nation.
Information regarding publications, chapter information, certification programs, educational programs, membership and much more is available on the HFMA Sunflower chapter's website http://hfmaregion8.org/sunflower/ and Region 8 website http://hfmaregion8.org/. In addition to their regular membership, HFMA offers membership to faculty members, as well as student membership. To learn more about HFMA, contact Elizabeth Bishop, HFMA Sunflower chapter president, at (785) 827-0610 or Tish Hollingsworth, KHA liaison, at (785) 233-7436.
We strive to bring members of the Sunflower (Kansas) Chapter of HFMA educational seminars that address current issues and are presented by renowned health care speakers. Our meetings are usually held quarterly and are presented in a variety of localities around the state.
Sunflower HFMA: Update to the Transition to the VA Community Care Network in Kansas WebinarJuly 24, 202010:00 - 11:30 a.m. CTTo be held via Zoom WebinarVA Office of Community Care Provider Overview, Charlotte McGrath - DownloadTriWest Healthcare Alliance: Partnering With VA to Deliver Veteran Care, Patrick Shipley - DownloadWebinar Recording: Download
Sunflower Chapter HFMA Quarterly MeetingDecember 9, 2020Location TBD
All Payers WorkshopDecember 10-11, 2020Location TBD
Elizabeth Bishop - PresidentPatrick Whisennand - President-ElectMary Bennett - SecretaryLaraine Gengler - TreasurerMichelle Brown - Director (2023)Heather Eichem - Director (2021)Gary Foll - Director (2021)Bart Kenton - Director (2023)David Usher - Director (2022)Tanner Wealand - Director (2022)Nikki Esquibel - Past PresidentTish Hollingsworth - Director/KHA Liaison
John Nelson - AuditScott Miles - CommunicationsJosh Honn - Corporate SponsorshipDanica Case - Founders AwardsAudrey Dunkel - Membership ChairNikki Esquibel - Membership Co-ChairPaula Pedersen - ProgramsDanica Case - ProgramsOpen - Professional Excellence
Check out http://hfmaregion8.org/sunflower/ for the latest Sunflower Chapter information.
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