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September 30 , 2016
TODAY IS THE LAST DAY to sign up for Fall Conference at the DISCOUNTED HFMA member rate of Only $300 this is a $195 savings. This promotion was extended to September 30th!  Fallconf

October 9th - 11th Newport Beach

This year's SoCal and San Diego-Imperial Chapters Fall Conference Fall Conference returns to the beautiful Hyatt Newport Beach Oct. 9-11. Our conference starts with Sunday sessions for those interested in Patient Access issues. New this year are Early Careerist Sunday breakout sessions, an entirely new track designed for those in field looking for career advice and seeking that first step on their career ladder! 21 breakout sessions and multiple general sessions make this conference an educational bargain for all attendees!
Kari Cornicelli, Mindy Scher and Julie Haluska and Pia Labos (not pictured) attended the National HERe Women's event this week in Phoenix, AZ!
November 3rd - Finding Lost Revenue and ABN Updates 
1:00 - 6 P.M.
For an Educational Event  you won't want to miss
Scripps Health, Rancho Bernardo 
10790 Rancho Bernardo Road
Assembly Room A
San Diego, CA 82127  


Fee:  $39, includes education event and networking reception


Finding Lost Revenue and ABN Updates 
Join Day Egusquiza, President of AR Systems and Linda Corley ,VP Compliance Quality and Assurance for Xtend Healthcare for a Key education event. 

1-3pm Finding Lost Revenue through Charge Capture, Patient Status, 2 Midnight rule

3:00-4:30 pm Medical Necessity, ABNs for ICD-10
The change to ICD-10-CM codes has added a layer of complexity for identification of diagnoses that meet medical necessity.
4:30 - 6:00 Networking reception

Have you renewed your HFMA Membership?
  Have you updated your information?
Your membership may have lapsed on July 5, 2016 and we don't want you to miss any of your member benefits.
You can renew online or call (800) 252-4362, ext. 2.
 If you have already renewed, Thank you for your commitment to HFMA

October 28th San Diego Organization of Healthcare Leaders 8th Annual Conference
Join HFMA in supportng
the 8th Annual SOHL Conference 
In the Driver's Seat
October 28, 2016
7 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.




Scripps Schaetzel Center in La Jolla
How Patients Are Changing the Healthcare Delivery System

Patients are taking a more hands on role in their health and health care organizations are taking notice. Explore emerging models of care that supplement and extend more traditional health care delivery models. See the difference an empowered patient-more active in their care decisions-can make.
Visit for registration information and to review the full list of speakers and topics.

2016 - 2017 Look at the Education and Events We have planned!


October 9 - 11th - San Diego /Southern California Fall Conference (Hyatt Newport Beach) More Info  Register  

November 3 -  Finding Lost Revenue and ABN Updates  1 - 6 P.M
Join Day Egusquiza, President of AR Systems and Linda Corley ,VP Compliance Quality and Assurance for Xtend Healthcare for a Key education event.  More Info
November 9 - Free Webinar, Scheduling Optimization

January 14 - 19 HFMA Region 10 & 11 Symposium -Planet Hollywood Hotel in Las Vegas Save the Date!

January 26 - Next Generation PFS: Single Billing Office - FREE Webinar
Thursday 12:00 - 1:00 pm Save the Date

Looking for additional Education? 
Please visit our National HFMA Website (Education)

HFMA Live  Webinars  August - September
Learn about timely healthcare finance topics and earn CPEs. Most live webinars are free for HFMA members and $99 for non-members, unless otherwise noted. 12 :00 - 1:00 PST
You can also view on-demand webinars if you miss a webinar or want to search on other topics
Go to for more information on each topic and to register.
HFMA also makes webinars available one calendar year following the live webinar date and year. On-demand webinars are not eligible for CPE credit. Most on-demand webinars are free for HFMA members (M) and $99 for non-members (NM), unless otherwise noted.
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Your 2016-2017 HFMA San Diego - Imperial Chapter Team
President - Julie Haluska-
President Elect Debbie Binczewski-
Vice President - Fahd Benabdeljalil -
Secretary - Shannon Vanderbilt -
Treasurer - Josephine Lee-
Membership - Mindy Scher -
Programs -     Basak Kaya -
Newsletter Director - Dan Bannister -
Sponsorship - Pia Labos -
Director and Chair Founders, Chapter Awards and Volunteerism