Education Series: Hot Topics in Healthcare Finance

November 12, 2019
9:00 AM - 4:10 PM
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APA Hotel Woodbridge
120 Wood Avenue South
Iselin, NJ 08330
http://apahotelwoodbridge.com
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REGISTRATION AND BREAKFAST:                                                                                7:30 AM – 9:00 AM

MORNING EDUCATION SESSIONS:                                                                                9:00 AM – 11:40 PM 

8:50 – 9:00 – Welcome

9:00 – 9:50 – New Jersey Hospital Association Update

New Jersey Hospital Association representatives will provide an update on current advocacy, education and other activities and discussion of relevant healthcare finance issues including healthcare reform and other updates.

Presenter – Neil Eicher, MPP, Vice President, Government Relations & Policy, New Jersey Hospital Association 

9:50 – 10:40 – Minding the Metrics

This session will provide insight on how to comprehensively assess fiscal position and interpret data for crucial decision making. We will identify key data used to gauge hospital performance and discuss the underlying factors that affect financial stability and mission vitality.      

Presenter - David A. Gregory, Principal, Healthcare Consulting Practice Leader, Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP                             

10:40 – 10:50 – BREAK 

10:50 – 11:40 – A&A and Lease Accounting Update

This session will provide a current update and overview of A&A current issues applicable to healthcare systems, hospitals, physicians, and other healthcare providers and provide a review of the planning and implementation of the new lease accounting standards.

Presenters –Andrea Spetrini, Senior Manager, BDO USA, LLP

11:40 PM – 12:40 PM – LUNCH

AFTERNOON EDUCATION SESSIONS:                                                                           12:40 PM – 4:10 PM                                                                                                                                     

12:40 – 1:30 – Benefits of Artificial Intelligence driven tools in healthcare

This session will provide insight on healthcare industry utilizing artificial intelligence over traditional analytics and clinical decision-making techniques.

Presenter – Michelle Lee, Partner, PwC 

1:30 – 2:20 – Tax Update

This session will provide a current update and overview of current tax issues applicable to healthcare systems, hospitals, physicians, and other healthcare providers.

Presenter – John A. Smith, WithumSmith+Brown, PC 

2:20 – 2:30 – BREAK 

2:30 – 3:20 – Saving Time and Resources through Performance Improvement and Productivity

This session will provide insight and offer solutions through enhanced productivity and performance improvement initiatives to eliminate waste and increase overall operating efficiency for healthcare organizations.

Presenter – Mary Rewinski, RVH Solutions
                    Lennis Thompson,
RVH Solutions

3:20 – 4:10 – Mergers and Acquisitions in Healthcare 

This session will provide an industry perspective on healthcare merger and acquisition (M&A) activity due to increasing financial pressures, value-based reimbursement, shrinking hospital margins, and record-high healthcare spending.

Presenter –David Cohen, Managing Director, Morgan Stanley


EDUCATION CREDITS

NEW JERSEY BOARD OF ACCOUNTANCY CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION CREDITS

Based on our understanding of the New Jersey State Board of Accountancy’s continuing professional education (CPE) requirements, Sponsor No. 185, this course will qualify for 7.0 CPE credits (including 1.0 credit in Taxation, 1.0 credits in Accounting & Auditing and 5.0 credits in Specialized Knowledge).

AMERICAN COLLEGE OF HEALTHCARE EXECUTIVES QUALIFIED EDUCATION CREDIT

The New Jersey Chapter of HFMA is authorized to award 6.0 hours of pre-approved ACHE Qualified education credit (non-ACHE) for this program toward advancement, or recertification in the American College of Healthcare Executives.  Participants in this program wishing to have the continuing education hours applied toward ACHE Qualified Education credit should indicate their attendance when submitting application to the American College of Healthcare Executives for advancement or recertification.

SUPREME COURT OF NEW JERSEY BOARD ON CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION (CLE credits)

Based on our understanding of the Supreme Court of New Jersey’s Board on Continuing Legal Education requirements for mandatory continuing legal education, this course will qualify for 7.0 CLE credits.

FEE       

ADVANCE REGISTRATION - MEMBERS              $135.00

ADVANCE REGISTRATION - NON-MEMBERS                $170.00

ADVANCE REGISTRATION - CERTIFIED MEMBERS (FHFMA, CHFP)             $100.00

STUDENT REGISTRATION - (FULL TIME)        $35.00

ON-SITE REGISTRATION – ON “SPACE AVAILABLE” BASIS..........$10 ADDITIONAL CHARGE   

VENDOR TABLE - includes 2 attendees        $500           

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

  • Registration is available online at www.hfmanj.org or by mail.
  • Make checks payable to HFMA - NJ CHAPTER, and please mail at least 10 days prior to the event.
  • Registration must be received three working days prior to the event.
  • REFUNDS WILL BE GRANTED ONLY IF CANCELLATION IS RECEIVED 48 HOURS PRIOR TO THE MEETING.
  • Dress is Business Casual.
  • Mail payment to: 
    HFMA – NJ Chapter
    Laura Hess
    P.O.Box 6422
    Bridgewater, NJ 08807
  • Phone number for questions is (908) 963-2505
  • In the event of questionable weather or other emergency affecting a significant number of members, please call 1-888-NJC-HFMA or check the Chapter website no earlier than two hours prior to the start of registration for the event to confirm status of event.

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