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April 29, 2016
San Diego-Imperial Chapter Year End Event
HFMA San Diego - Imperial Chapter Year End Event

May 19th 4 - 7 pm
Location: Ballast Point  (Miramar Location)
9045 Carroll Way
San Diego, CA 
Hours: 4pm-7pm
Installation and awards: 6pm
Appetizers and First Drink Ticket included
Fee: HFMA Members: Free
         Non-Members:  $20

June 16th - Innovative Strategies for Successful Population Health Management

Join us June 16th 4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Innovative Strategies For Successful Population Health Management
An evening educational program discussing innovative strategies for successful population health management, beginning with a networking reception and ending with conversations over dessert and coffee.

Location:AMN Healthcare Auditorium
 12400 High Bluff Dr, Suite 100
 San Diego, California 92130 
4:30-5:30 pm: Networking reception with hosted wine bar
5:30-8:00 pm: Educational Program
8:00-8:30 pm: Conversations over dessert & coffee
Half Day Registration
HFMA Member  $25.00
Non-Member  $40.00
HFMA/SOHL Provider Member  $20.00

Speakers and Panelists               Detailed Agenda and Speaker Bios

Introductory Remarks: Dave Roberts-Vice Chair, San Diego County Board of Supervisors; former HIMSS executive and health policy advisor to two presidents
  • Keynote Speaker/Moderator: John M. "Jay" Shiver, MHA, CHE, FAAMA-Professor of health administration and policy at George Mason University; CEO, Capital Health; co-author, Managing Integrated Health Systems: A Guide for Health Executives
  • Panelists:
    • Anette Asher-Founder & CEO, Care to Caregiver (San Diego); former CEO, Glenner Memory Care Centers.
    • Betsy J. Lahue, MPH-Worldwide VP, Health Economics and Outcomes Research, Becton Dickinson; Member, Boston University School of Public Health/Dean's Advisory Board
    • Gary Mendoza, JD-Co-founder & CEO, Health eWay, Inc.; former California Commissioner for Corporations; managed-care innovator
    • Michael J. Minton, MS-Founder & CEO, HealthPicket, Inc. (San Diego); former HP, Cardiac Science and BD executive.

    We are planning the 2016-2017 Year and looking for Committee Members
    Whether you are a new member to HFMA or have been a member for many years, we would love have you join one of our committees.  

    The time commitment can be whatever you can give.  Our committees are just beginning to work on our 2016 - 2017 year, and we need your help and input to provide the programs, and events you want, and to continue to be an award winning HFMA chapter! 

    Please consider joining one of our Committees.  For more information please contact our committee chairs

    Early Careerists - Christina Datko -
    Membership - Mindy Scher -
    Programs - Basak Kaya -
    Newsletter - Dan Bannister -
    Sponsorship - Pia Labos -
    Social - Jennifer Hays -

    HFMA Renewal and Referral New Member Savings!
    Membership renewal is NOW open for the membership period 6/1/2016 through 5/31/2017  Renew online at  or call  Member Services at 800-252-4362 ext 2

     Great membership promotions available for your friends and colleagues you refer.
    Refer A New Member Now...They Save, You  May Win! - Refer a new member to HFMA at the 2017 new member dues rate of $215 and they will receive the remainder of this fiscal year for FREE
    They pay for next fiscal year (June 1, 2016 - May 31, 2017), which includes a $100 new member discount. That's a nearly 50% savings off the standard dues rate!  
    This promotion can only be activated by calling Member Services at 1-800-252-4362 ext 2 and mention promo code FREE2016 while enrolling. Make sure they give your name as the referring HFMA member to be enrolled in the Member Get a Member Promo.

    AND WHEN THEY JOIN YOU will be entered into drawings for prizes and a chance to win $5,000. View available rewards and information on HFMA's MGAM program.  This program is available through June 1st

    For additional information on promotions, please call member services at (800) 252-4362, ext. 2, or contact your chapter Membership Chair, Mindy Scher at 760-505-3535 or e-mail
    HFMA Live  Webinars April - June
    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.
    May 11 Leveraging Data to Drive Results in Your Revenue Cycle

    May 17 A Patient-Centered Approach to Reducing Clinical Supply Costs

    May 24 Patient Financial Engagement and the Link to Payment & Satisfaction

    May 26 Steps to Implement Patient-centered Billing and Collection Best Practices

    June 1 Commercial Audits: Managing Concurrent Reviews and Retrospective

    June 2 Focus on "Customers" and Increase Patient Satisfaction and Payments

    June 8 Labor Strategies to Lower Cost and Improve Productivity

    Upcoming Events - Save the Date 

    May 19th - Membership Appreciation Happy Hour and  Board Installation and Awards 4- 7 P.M. Ballast Point, (Mirimar) 9045 Carroll Way San Diego, CA 92121 Register
    June 16th - Innovative Strategies to Project Against Population Health Reimbursement 4:30 - 8:30 p.m., ANM Healthcare, 12400 High Bluff Drive, Suite 100, San Diego, CA  Register
    June 22nd - Solving the Problems of Uncompensated Care - Webinar Lunch and Learn

    Looking for additional Education? 
    Please visit our National HFMA Website (Education)
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    HFMA San Diego Imperial Chapter


    Your HFMA San Diego - Imperial Chapter Team
    President - Jennifer Hays -
    President Elect - Julie Haluska -
    Vice President - Fahd Benabdeljalil -
    Secretary - Deanna Sandoval -
    Treasurer - Christina Datko -
    Membership - Mindy Scher -
    Programs - Deb Binczewski -
                       Basak Kaya -
    Newsletter Director - Dan Bannister -
    Sponsorship - Pia Labos -
    Director and Chair Founders, Chapter Awards and Volunteerism - Julie Haluska
    Immediate Past President & Bylaws - Shannon Vanderbilt -
    Certification - Susan May  -