September 06, 2019 
Flash Mob Alert!! Pop Up Social Event Tonight, Friday, September 6, 2019 in POWAY!
HFMA Region 10/11 Western Symposium Registration Is Open! 



Summer Series Part 3: HFMA San Diego Imperial Fall Conference


Come help film our Chapter Video to present at the HFMA Region 10/11 Western Symposium in Las Vegas!
Meet at Mission Cellars on Friday, September 6, 2019 in Poway at 5:00pm dressed in your best cowboy digs. We'll be learning the "The Git-Up Challenge" and filming it to submit on behalf of the Chapter. Come meet some of your local chapter members and have some fun. The event is FREE!
Mission Cellars
14053 Midland Road
Poway, CA 92604
Check out the "The Git-Up Challenge" on Youtube  or follow this LINK to get some practice in before the event!   


HFMA Region 10 and 11 will be holding the 22nd Annual HFMA Western Region Symposium January 12-15, 2020 at the Paris Las Vegas Learn more HERE!  
  Registration is Now Open!!!
 CLICK HERE to learn more about our discounted provider rates
Provider and Business Partner Registration:
Provider Hosted Rate : Complimentary | Provider Reduced Rate: $300
Member Early Bird Rate: $620 | Non-Member Early Bird Rate: $720
Member Standard Rate: $730 | Non-Member Standard Rate: $830
Reserve Your Room

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Newly Remodeled Burgundy Room - queen or 2 double beds
Rate: $115.00 per night plus tax
Resort Fee: $25.00 per night (reduced from $37.00 per night)

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We are looking for sponsors for our educational events. We have  several fantastic event sponsorship packages to offer at the Fall Conference, such as the event, breakfast, break, lunch, reception, and booth level.

If you are interested in partnering with us, please contact our sponsorship chair or go to Chapter Sponsorship


 Please join us in welcoming our newest HFMA San Diego-Imperial Chapter Members:
Gillis Akins     May Angeles     Tracy Leigh Manecke    Cara Morris      
David Chevallard     Alison Jones     Jack Nasser     Kat Roxas     Chris Deal     Evelyn Meija     Julie Abraham     Michiko Azuma     Mehak Bajaj      
Chanon Chenowth     Kathy Clancy     Giselle Constantino     Rhonda Dodd      
Victoria Mateos     The Quynh Nguyen     Marya Nickerson     Marujita Plencia    Edgar Rodriguez     Lizzete Tupas     Clyde Williams Jr.     Gayla Wilson
We look forward to meeting you at one of our next educational or social events!    

Time to Renew, Reinstate

or Join

San Diego - Imperial Chapter


HFMA Social 

Please check out our website for upcoming social events. 

Thank you to our Corporate Sponsors
Platinum Sponsors
Xtend Healthcare
Novus Health Systems

Gold  Sponsors
Argos Health
Enable Comp

Silver Sponsors
California Business Bureau  
Law Offices of Stephenson Acquisto and Colman
Progressive Management Systems
Hawes Financial
Sunbelt Medical International
Banc of California
Bronze Sponsors
Access One
Avadyne Health 
Uprise Consulting Group, Inc.
More information on sponsoring HFMA San Diego Imperial Chaper and our sponsors
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Member Certification Spotlight 

Congratulations to chapter member, William Van Noy , for completing his CHFP certification on August 23rd!  


Are you interested in becoming a Certified Healthcare Financial Professional (CHFP)?
HFMA's CHFP program provides the broad range of business and financial skills essential for succeeding in today's high-value healthcare environment:
  • Business acumen
  • Collaboration
  • Financial strategy
  • Understanding future trends
The CHFP is geared toward financial professionals, clinical and nonclinical leaders, and payers-all those whose jobs require a deep understanding of the new financial realities of healthcare.  There is no charge to All-Access HFMA members for the modules required to earn your CHFP.
For more information regarding the CHFP please click HERE. If you are interested in other certifications available such as the Certified Revenue Cycle Representative (CRCR) please click HERE. 
You may also contact John Garcia, Certification Chair, at .

Know someone else who should know about HFMA? Referring your colleagues to HFMA is as simple as sending an email that's already drafted for you
When you use our online referral form , we'll send a message on your behalf outlining the benefits of HFMA membership that are most relevant to them.
HFMA is changing their membership cycle based on registration anniversary date instead of expiring 5/31 of every year!!  

Historically, all HFMA memberships expired 5/31 of every year.
As of 11/1/2018 anyone registering or re-registering for membership in HFMA will have a 1 full year membership, which w ill expire 1 year from their  new registration date.
If you are an Enterprise  Solutions Member, which is a corporate HFMA Membership agreement , the anniversary date will be  based on the Enterprise agreement between HFMA and the Enterprise Member.  If you know someone that would like to register for HFMA they may do so at:
Click here for Link and click on "JOIN" if new to HFMA or "RENEW" if previously a member.
Complete all other required fields , click the box "I affirm", and then click "Checkout" to complete the registration.
For questions, you may contact Jeff Reid, HFMA-San Diego Imperial Chapter Membership Chair, at or 858-499-5173.

Interested in HFMA Enterprise Solutions membership?

Healthcare related corporations can benefit significantly by establishing an Enterprise Solutions Membership agreement with HFMA.

For more information go Here
or contact:
National HFMA Membership office at  1.800.252.4362.

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Your 2018-2019 HFMA San Diego - Imperial Chapter Team
President: Mindy Scher -
President Elect: Terri Meier - 
Vice President: Basak Kaya -
Secretary: Shannon Vanderbilt - 
Treasurer: Andrew Widen -
Programs Co-Chairs: Perla Pace - 
     Doug Barry  
Certification Chair: John Garcia - 
Membership Co-Chairs: Jeffery Reid  -
  Fred Binczewski -    
Communications Coordinator: Lauren Waltz -
Sponsorship: Beata Piehl -
Social Chair: Josephine Lee -