Hospital finances at the forefront

Stempniak, Marty
December 2012
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Dec2012, Vol. 86 Issue 12, p28
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The article presents an interview with Joseph Fifer, president and chief executive officer of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA). When asked what tools hospitals will need to evaluate whether they will succeed in value-oriented models, Fifer says data will be important. He comments on the views HFMA members have about the U.S. Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Fifer believes that the biggest challenge for the HFMA is that the health care industry is moving quickly.


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