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Unavailable - 2020 Winter HFMA & AAPL Health Care Finance Academy

24 Total CME

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Finance Fundamentals For Physicians

Don’t let the language of finance confuse you any longer! This course will provide you with a broad overview of health care finance and management that will leave you feeling confident about an often misunderstood topic. Plus, your expert instructors will advise you on how to best manage financial resources, reduce costs, and create financial strategies at your organization.

This is a blended learning course that includes a pre- and post-webinar where you can interact with faculty and ask questions. 

Pre-Course Webinar:

  • Tuesday, January 14, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM EST (Chad Mulvany) 

Course Dates:

  • Day 1: January 30, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM EST (Charles Alsdurf and Chad Mulvany)
  • Day 2: January 31, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM EST (Charles Alsdurf and Chad Mulvany)

Post-Course Webinar:

  • Tuesday, February 18, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EST (Katie Gilfillan and Todd Nelson)

Faculty: Todd Nelson FHFMA, MBA Director, Partner Relationships and Chief Partnership Executive of HFMA

Katie Gilfillan MSW, Director, Healthcare Finance Policy, Physician and Clinical Practice of HFMA

Charles R. Alsdurf CPA Director of Healthcare Finance Policy, Operational Initiatives of HFMA

Chad Mulvany MBA Director, Healthcare Finance Policy, Strategy and Development of HFMA

This course may apply towards your CPE or Master’s prerequisite requirement. Please contact one of our education advisors to discuss further at 800-562-8088, or email

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Course Objectives

  • Forecast the future of health care delivery methods, health care reimbursement and industry’s response to reform
  • Determine an organization’s financial condition with the use of financial statements and analysis tools
  • Analyze the relationship between cost and price in health care organizations
  • Utilize financial statements, costs and price setting to create a strategic plan (benchmarking and budgeting) for a health care business
  • Manage and deploy an organization’s financial resources
  • Plan for an organization’s financial future by studying key business drivers, shifting reimbursement, physician alignment, population health management and business intelligence

Method of Participation

To complete this program successfully and claim credit, participants must follow these steps:

  • Read the educational objectives provided on the course summary page.
  • Attend the sessions or watch all the video lectures for this course (if applicable).
  • Read any course materials and complete any required activities.
  • Complete the course evaluation and post-test via your dashboard on the Association website. Successful completion of a given activity's post-test requires a minimum 75% passing score prior to claiming CME credit, with three attempts allowed.
  • CME certificates will be available for printing after claiming CME credit.
  • Estimated time for course completion is equivalent to the CME credit hours.

Key Dates

Pre-conference webinar: 1/14: 10:30 am – 11:30 am EST (Chad Mulvaney and Todd Nelson) 

Winter Academies:
1/30: 8 am - 5:00 pm EST
1/31: 8 am - 5:00 pm EST

Post-conference webinar: 2/18: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EST (Katie Gilfillan and Todd Nelson)

Access to Course Expires: 365 days from purchase date of course


Planner Disclosure: The planners (American Association for Physician Leadership® staff) for this activity have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Faculty Disclosure: The faculty for this activity have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.


The American Association for Physician Leadership® is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing education for physicians.


The American Association for Physician Leadership® designates this live activity for a maximum of 24 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Refunds are available for live event registration depending on when the refund is requested in relation to the start of the event.


91 days or more until start of event – a 100% refund less a $100 processing fee

61 – 90 days until start of event – a 50% refund less a $100 processing fee

60 days or less until start of event – no refunds


Registrations may not be transferred to another person at any time. All refunds will be issued to the original form of payment. Refunds or transfers are not available if testing has occurred or CME has been claimed.



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