Healthcare Financial Management Association

Healthcare Financial Management Association is a national organization for health care financial management professionals comprised of members employed by hospitals, integrated delivery systems, long-term and ambulatory care facilities, managed care organizations, medical group practices, public accounting and consulting firms, insurance companies, government agencies and other health care organizations. The Kansas chapter, known as the Sunflower chapter, has committed to provide their membership with quality education programs, career and professional development resources and a forum to facilitate an exchange of ideas, information and experience. The Sunflower chapter has been recognized nationally for each of the past six years by winning the Charles F. Mehler Gold Award for education, attaining some of the highest number of education hours per member in the nation.

Information regarding publications, chapter information, certification programs, educational programs, membership and much more is available on the HFMA Sunflower chapter's website at www.kshfma.org/. In addition to their regular membership, HFMA offers membership to faculty members, as well as student membership. To learn more about HFMA, contact Bill Lane, HFMA Sunflower chapter president, at (785) 354-6825 or Tish Hollingsworth, KHA liaison at (785) 233-7436.

Education and Events

We strive to bring members of the Sunflower (Kansas) of Chapter of HFMA educational seminars that address current issues and are presented by renowned health care speakers. Our meetings are usually held quarterly and presented in a variety of localities around the state.

  • December 9, 2015 - HFMA Quarterly Meeting
    Capital Plaza Hotel, Topeka

  • December 10-11, 2015 - All Payers Workshop
    Capital Plaza Hotel, Topeka

2015-2016 HFMA Board of Directors

Bill Lane - President
Josh Honn - President-Elect
Rebecca Newton - Past President
Julie Williams - Secretary
Danica Case - Treasurer
Laraine Gengler - Director (2016)
Larry Morris - Director (2016)
Audrey Dunkel - Director (2017)
Julie Hatesohl - Director (2017)
Jason Barb - Director (2018)
Gary Foll - Director (2018)
Tish Hollingsworth - KHA Liason

Check out www.kshfma.org for the latest Sunflower Chapter information.

Click here to view HFMA National's Education Programs. With HFMA's life-long learning, you can stay on top of today's steep learning curve with the profession's premier educational opportunities. HFMA offers national conferences and courses, local seminars, chapter meetings, online learning and onsite education, books and more.

For more information or to register, contact Jan Fenwick at jfenwick@kha-net.org or (785) 233-7436.
For more information regarding this program, contact Lorri Dean (ldean@kha-net.org) or Deborah Stern (dstern@kha-net.org) at (785) 233-7436.
For more information regarding the KHC Summit on Quality, contact Deborah Stern at (785) 233-7436 or dstern@kha-net.org.
For more information, contact Tish Hollingsworth at (785) 233-7436 or thollingsworth@kha-net.org.
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