The Heathcare Financial Management Association is the professional membership organization for individuals involved in the financial management of healthcare. HFMA serves and represents members by:
• Providing professional development through education, information, certification, peer interaction, and leadership training.
• Influencing healthcare financial management and accounting policy decisions, principles, and practices through advocacy and dissemination of information.
• Establishing and promoting the highest standards of professional and ethical conduct.
HFMA is the nation's leading membership organization for healthcare financial management executives and leaders. More than 40,000 members-ranging from CFOs to controllers to accountants-consider HFMA a respected thought leader on top trends and issues facing the healthcare industry. HFMA members can be found in all areas of the healthcare system, including hospitals, managed care organizations, physician practices, accounting firms, and insurance companies.
At the chapter, regional, and national level, HFMA helps healthcare finance professionals meet the challenges of the modern healthcare environment by:
--Providing education, analysis, and guidance.
--Building and supporting coalitions with other healthcare associations to ensure accurate representation of the healthcare finance profession.
--Educating a broad spectrum of key industry decision makers on the intricacies and realities of maintaining fiscally healthy healthcare organizations.
--Working with a broad cross-section of stakeholders to improve the healthcare industry by identifying and bridging gaps in knowledge, best practices, and standards.
In addition to the National Office in Westchester, Illinois, HFMA has an office in Washington D.C. HFMA is composed of 68 chapters across the United States and Puerto Rico.
Local chapter membership is free upon joining HFMA. Join HFMA today, and “Go Beyond."
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HFMA Show-me Chapter strives to provide excellence in support for its members across the greater portion of Missouri.
Statement on Diversity
HFMA values and respects diversity. Individual differences are viewed as assets that promote the growth and success of HFMA and its members. In principle and in practice, HFMA encourages and supports diverse individual viewpoints and contributions. HFMA believes that a diverse membership is a quality membership.
As a financial organization, HFMA strongly believes in financial responsibility. We recognize the necessity to accumulate equity in order to meet the future needs of members. Growth opportunities are actively sought from within and outside HFMA in areas which capitalize upon our strengths.