February 28, 2020 
Upcoming Events:

TODAY!! Educational Webinar with the HFMA SoCal Chapter - Occupational Mix Reporting - February 28, 2020 at 12pm. 

5th Annual HFMA San Diego and SoCal Women's Event - April 17, 2020 at Wilson Creek Winery - Sponsorship Now OPEN!!  Early Bird Pricing Extended to March 15, 2020.  


Educational Regional Webinar Series Continues with HFMA SoCal Chapter presenting:
Register at https://cvent.me/7k0vkD 

April 17, 2020 - Wilson Creek Winery, Temecula, CA  


Follow this LINK to register:  https://cvent.me/YgwZLY

Sponsorship opportunities are still open! 


Sponsorship Opportunity for 5th Annual Women's Event!


Argos Health is in the business of billing & resolving complex claims. We pride ourselves on managing these challenging accounts to achieve maximum reimbursement for our healthcare providers. We provide to help health systems with their difficult/complex claims.

*Motor Vehicle Accident/Third Party Liability
*Veteran's Administration
*Workers' Comp
*Out of State Medicaid

Black Book recently published an article naming Argos Health the highest rated vendor in customer satisfaction, and client experience, in the Complex Claims Solutions service category. We are thrilled our clients have given us such high marks specifically around our productivity, value and personal service. You will find Argos Health highlighted in the fourth category of "Complex Claims Solutions" in the link below.

To learn more, please contact Julie Haluska, Regional Vice President of Sales
at jhaluska@argoshealth.com or 847-800-2613

Interested in becoming more involved with HFMA?

We are putting together or 2020 -2021 HFMA Board and committees.  If you are interested in becoming more involved please e-mail our incoming President Terri Meier, temeier@ucsd.edu or our President Elect Basak Kaya  basak.kaya@sharp.com.  

Our Board is Set up with Mentors as well as Chairs, Co-Chairs and committee members.  There is a spot for you!


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
UCSD Extension 
Bronze Sponsors
Avadyne Health  
Aston Carter 
More information on sponsoring HFMA San Diego Imperial Chaper and our sponsors
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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 jgarcia@avadynehealth.com .

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 Jeffery.reid@sharp.com 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.

Upcoming National Webinars

Looking for additional Education?  

Click  Upcoming National Webinars  for additional information

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HFMA San Diego Imperial Chapter
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Your 2018-2019 HFMA San Diego - Imperial Chapter Team
President: Mindy Scher -  mscher@xtendhealthcare.net
President Elect: Terri Meier - temeier@ucsd.edu 
Vice President: Basak Kaya - basak.kaya@sharp.com
Secretary: Shannon Vanderbilt - s1vanderbilt@ucsd.edu 
Treasurer: Andrew Widen - andrew.widen@sharp.com
Programs Co-Chairs: Perla Pace - perla.pace@sharp.com 
     Doug Barry doug.barry@mazarsusa.com  
Certification Chair: John Garcia -  jgarcia@avadynehealth.com 
Membership Co-Chairs: Jeffery Reid  - jeffery.reid@sharp.com
  Fred Binczewski -   fred@uprisecg.com    
Communications Coordinator: Lauren Waltz -
Sponsorship Chair: Beata Piehl - beatapmha@gmail.com
Social Chair: Josephine Lee - josie.lee@sharp.com