In support of HFMA’s efforts to minimize paper waste, become more environmentally- friendly, decrease costs, and provide the most up to date session information to all participants, meeting and session handouts will no longer be available at the meetings. Presentations will be provided for download on our website following each meeting and for a reasonable period of time thereafter.

CPE Certificates are saved by Date/Conference in the link “CPE Certificates”, they are arranged alphabetically by last name. Print the page with your name only (not the entire document) for your records. CPE credit is awarded based on your signature on the sign in sheets available at each session.

December 8, 2018 HFMA Gulf Coast Mini Conference

CPE Certificates


Data Driven Patient Billing: Creating 1:1 Engagement 171201 Simpson

Keep the River Blue 171202 McCord & Winograd


November 16, 2017 HFMA Gulf Coast Luncheon Meeting

CPE Certificates

Printable Luncheon Agenda

Revenue Recovery: Are You Capturing All You Can? 171102 – Collins and Feher

Alzheimer’s Association Presentation

October 20, 2017 HFMA Gulf Coast Fall Symposium

CPE Certificates

Fall Symposium Brochure

“Quiet Chaos”: Surviving An Active Shooter Incident 171001 – Al Comeaux

There Is No Diplomatic Immunity in Cybersecurity 171002 – Martin Littmann

MACRA and MIPS are Here To Stay 171003 – Holly Taylor

Medicare Part A Quarterly Updates 171004 – Teresa Tatum

Business Chemistry Fundamentals

Update on Hot Topics in the 2017 Texas Legislature 171006 – Nora Belcher

What Infosec in Oil and Gas can Teach Us About Healthcare Infosec 171007 – Damon Small


August 18, 2017 HFMA Gulf Coast Luncheon Meeting

Lessons from Breach Street – What You Can Learn From Recent HIPPA Enforcement Actions 1708 – Drummond

June 16, 2017 HFMA Gulf Coast Luncheon Meeting

Best Practices for Denials Management – Large Healthcare Systems 1706 – Gaffney

May 12, 2017 HFMA Gulf Coast Spring Institute

Houston’s Economy : The Outlook for 2017 and Beyond 170501 – Jankowski

Transforming the Data Center in the Digital Age 170502 – Davis and Hamm

The CDI Continuum – Expanding Success to Outpatient: Ensuring proper revenue integrity through accurate, compliant and complete, outpatient clinical documentation, coding and billing 170503 – Becker

U.S. Healthcare Legislation: Now what? 170504 – Garson

The Houston Experience with Reducing Emergency Medical Services Cost through Innovation Technology 170505 – Gonzalez

Revenue Cycle of the Future 170506 – Kay

2017 Case Management Issues that impact Revenue Cycle- Collect and Keep The Money You Deserve 170507 – Hirsch

Technology and Clinical Applications to Effectuate a Successful Value Based Care Strategy 170508 – Galindez and Mills

April 21, 2017 HFMA Gulf Coast Luncheon Meeting

Coordination of Care to Mitigate Risk in an Accountable Care Organization (ACO) Model  1704 – Andrieni

March 17, 2017 HFMA Gulf Coast Luncheon Meeting

Denials Management 1703 – Turner

February 16, 2017 HFMA Gulf Coast Winter Institute

Trends and Considerations With Provider-Sponsored Health Plans  170201 – Carbajal

Migrating Texas Medicaid to Quality-Based Alternative Payment Models 170202 – Vasquez

TMHP – Hospital Initiatives – Learn From the Fiscal Intermediary! 170202 – information sheet | 170202 – providerfactsheet

Medicare Part A Quarterly and Provider Audit Updates  170204A – Tatum  |  170204B – Holubowicz

Kelsey Care: How They’re Providing Care coordination in a Capitated Environment & How They Have Developed a Telemedicine Platform For Their Members  170205A – Carter  |  170205B – Aga

Making Cent$ of Health Care Costs  170206 – Morrow


January 27, 2017 HIMSS/HFMA Gulf Coast Joint Breakfast Symposium

Data! Information!! Action!!! Results? 1701J1 – Looby

Using Business Intelligence to Drive Value Based Care 1701J2 – Panel

Driving Change Through Measured Performance in the Physician Enterprise 1701J3 – John Budd and Drew Davis


January 20, 2017 HFMA Texas Gulf Coast Luncheon Meeting

Developing Effective Revenue Cycle Leadership 1701 – Lyman

January Lunch – Participant Handout

December 20, 2016 HFMA Region 9 Webinar

Preparing Your Occupational Mix Survey 1612W – Mike Webdale

November 15, 2016 HFMA Region 9 Webinar

The Cyber Landscape and your Culture of Security 1611W2 – Jon Ault

November 7, 2016 HFMA Region 9 Webinar

MACRA: Essential Strategies in Economic Reform Adele Allison – 1611W1

October 21, 2016 HFMA Texas Gulf Coast Fall Institute

Managing Receivables Through Patient Access Ingenuity 161001-O’Brien and Robbins

Federal & State Legislative Update: Macra! 161002-Warner

Panel Discussion: Medicaid Expansion Impacts. Where are we 2 Years Later… 161003a-Longley



Dory Clark – The Arc presentation

The New Leasing Standard – What you Need to Know 161005-Soars & Shebay

Are We Really Ready for Value Based Care? 161006-Chu

October 18, 2016 HFMA Region 9 Free Webinar

Pacing the Transition from Volume to Value: Four Keys to Success  1610W- Scott Clay

August 19, 2016 HFMA Gulf Coast Luncheon Meeting

Are You Ready? Analyzing the Ramp-Up in HIPAA Audits and Enforcement 1608 – McBride – Robison

August 16, 2016 HFMA Region 9 Free Webinar

The 1115 Waiver Journey Continues 1608W – David Salsberry

June 24, 2016 HFMA Satellite Breakfast

The Transformation of American Healthcare from Volume to Value 1606SB – Dr. Berthelsen

June 21, 2016 HFMA Region 9 Webinar

Reducing Operational Costs Through Employee Engagement 1606W – Jaquetta Clemons

June 17, 2016 HFMA Gulf Coast Luncheon Meeting

Physician Compensation: The Solution is in the Process 1606 – Tom Methvin

May 22 – 24, 2016 HFMA Gulf Coast Spring Institute

What it Took, What it Takes and What is Still Needed to Be a Leader in the Healthcare Industry 160501 – Cheryl Sadro

Current Landscape in Texas – Providers Beware! 160502 – Freddy Warner

 Current Trends in Federal and State Healthcare Fraud Enforcement Actions 160506 – Samuel Louis

Let’s Get Digi With It – Digital Patient Engagement 160507 – Ron Wachsman

Ethical Business Decisions by Texas CPAs 160509 – David Holt, course handout  

 160509 – David Holt, news article

Building a Statewide Clinically Integrated Delivery System 160512 – Mastagni and Mandell

May 17, 2016 HFMA Region 9 Webinar

340B Compliance And Opportunities 1605W – David A. Layne

April 19, 2016 HFMA Region 9 Webinar

VA Community Care Provider Brief 1604W – Benjamin Altose, Cindy Heaton

March 22, 2016 HFMA Gulf Coast Satellite Breakfast Meeting

Surviving the Evolution/Revolution in Healthcare Reimbursement Herman – 1603SB

March 21, 2016 HFMA Region 9 Webinar

Are You on the Right Path to Value? 1603BW – P. Todd DeWeese, MBA

March 18, 2016 HFMA Gulf Coast Luncheon

Finding Time for Health 1603 – Nicole Fennell

March 15, 2016 HFMA Region 9 Webinar

Medical Practice in America. Past, Present and Future 1603AW – Kurt Mosley

February 19, 2016 HFMA Gulf Coast Women’s Forum

A Career by Design, Not by Accident 160209 – Kim Zoller

February 18, 2016 HFMA Gulf Coast Winter Institute

Developing Cost and Quality Performance Measures for Public Reporting 160201 – Dr. Rebecca Wells

Trends in Prescription Drug Costs: Bending the Cost Curve 160202 – Lou DeNino

US Pharmaceutical Trends 160202 – Richard Fessler

The Importance of Internal Controls & Professional Skepticism 160204 – Todd Burchett

HFMA National Update: Go Beyond 160206 – Carol Friesen

January 15, 2016 HFMA Gulf Coast Luncheon

The Perilous World of Healthcare Fraud & Abuse: Year in Review 1601 – Adam Robison

December 15, 2015 Region 9 Webinar

Using Technology as a Differentiator for Budgeting, Planning and Forecasting 1512W – Noel Phillips, Helen Read

November 24, 2015 Region 9 Webinar

Teach Your Team to Soar 1511W – Doug Bilbrey, Dave Lamar, Jason McNeil

November 20, 2015 Luncheon

Strategic Repositioning – Connecting  Strategy with Reality  1511 – Peter DeAngelis

October 30, 2015 HiMSS/HFMA Joint Symposium

Commonsense Strategies for Uncommon Times 1510J1 – Tim Tindle

Who’s Leading Your Charge 1510J2 – David Friday

Innovations in the Houston Community 1510J3 – Kevin Burns

Innovations in the Houston Community  1510J3 – Laura Peterson

ETHAN Project 1510J4 – Diaa Alqusairi

October 20, 2015 HFMA Region 9 Webinar

Hot Topics – Inpatient and Outpatient Coding and Billing Compliance 1510W_Paula Archer, RHIA

October 16 Fall Institute

Population Health Management 151001 – Julia Andrieni MD

Medicare Audits and Appeals Environment 151002 – Jessica Gustafson and Abby Pendleton

Accounting and Auditing Hot Topics 151003 – Lyndsey McAlister and Barry Vanderloop

Succeeding at Risk Based Care 151005 – Eric Rogers

Occupational Fraud in the Healthcare Organization 151006 – Lynn Menard

September 18 Luncheon

Texas Medical Center: An Overview 1509- TIM GARSON

September 15 Region 9 Webinar

The Patient Financial Experience
Corey Meyer

June 19 Monthly Luncheon

501R Presentation

May 17-19, 2015 Spring Institute

Get Started
Diaa Alqusairi

HFMA Update
Melinda Hancock

Walking the Talk: Quality and Safety Realities
Susan Distefano

Free Standing Healthcare
Victor Schmerbeck
Kay Tittle
Randy Reid

Michael Kaitschuck

“Telemedicine” – the future of healthcare?
Andre Pontin

Failure to Rescue
Sally Raty

You’ve Been Upgraded
Kevin McDaniel

Smashing the Glass Ceiling
Liz Alhand

Ethical Business Decisions for Texas CPAs
David W. Holt

Barbarians At the Gates: Focus on Cyber Incident Response Preparedness
Norman Comstock

Epic Panel
Mark Evard
Tim Tindle
Dr. Shetal-Nicholas Desai – Moderator

84th Texas Legislature – Not Making Your Job Easier
Ted Shaw

April 17, 2015 Monthly Luncheon Meeting

Due to a scheduling error, Ms. Van Compernolle and Ms. McAlister will speak at a later date.

March 20, 2015 Monthly Luncheon Meeting

Readmissions Impact on Healthcare
Dott Andrew MSN, RN, CCM, NE-BC

February 23, 2015 Winter Institute | Norris Conference Center

The Road Ahead-A Preview of State and Federal Legislation Impacting Texas Healthcare Providers
Catherine Greaves

Pumps & Pipes Uniquely Houston
Stephen R. Igo

Impact of High Deductible Plans
Edward Ladely

►”How ‘Active Listening’ Makes Both Participants in a Conversation Feel Better
From Wall Street Journal, January 1w, 2015

Referenced by Jim MacIngvale

Accounting and Auditing Updates for Health Care Providers
Kimberly McKay

Affordable Care Act Changes
Brad Oxford

January 16, 2015 Luncheon Meeting

At Dr. Lin’s request, presentation can not be posted. If you are interested in reciving the presentation, please contact

December 4, 2014 – Breakfast Meeting

Ebola: Insurance & Risk Considerations for Health Care Providers
Greg Daniels

November 21, 2014 – Luncheon Meeting

Advanced Analytics for the Proactive Management of Healthcare Benefit Costs
James Pritchett and Stacy Hodgins

November 13, 2014Breakfast Meeting

Ebola & Insurance
Jeffrey S. Levy

Ebola: Protecting Yourself, Your Workplace, and Your Employees
Jana H. Woelfel

October 17, 2014 – Fall Institute

To Affliate or Not to Affiliate: Why Doing Nothing Won’t Work
Liz Alhand, RN, CPA

Technology Enabled Care
Robert Dudzinski

Physician Compensation Governance and Trends for Tomorrow
Sherry B. Fultz, MS-HRM, SPHR, CCP, CBP

Fraud Enforcement Trends
Scott McBride

Meaningful Use Audits – due to proprietary information, this presentation can not be downloaded
Bill Phillips

Translating Clinical Analytics and Outcomes into ROI
Rob Ddzinski, Kristen Geissler, Sally Raty

September 26, 2014 HFMA / HISMM Joint Meeting

Using Electronic Health Information and Strategic Analytics to Enhance Value based Health Solutions, Improve Care and Advance Care Coordination
Nathan Gunn, MD and Heidi Schwarzwald, MD, MPH

Building a Sustainable Healthcare System
Alexander Izaguirre, MBA, PhD

Big Data & Reduced Readmissions
Chris Myers, MS, RN, CCM and Anand Shah, MD

Digital Health in the Era of Reform
Shaun Rangappa, MD, MSHA

►Video used by Dr. Rangappa can be found at:
password: Healthy1

September 19, 2014 Luncheon Meeting

ACO Risks: The Changing Dynamic
Mark Karlson

August 15, 2014 Luncheon Meeting

Creating a Culture of Success Desire, Vision and Focus
Rhonda Dishongh

July 18, 2014 Luncheon Meeting

The Doctor is In(tegrated)
Joshua D. Halverson

June 20, 2014 Luncheon Meeting

The CFPB and Medical Collections: Unknown Territory in the Face of Sweeping Regulatory Change
Lauren Rosenfeld

May 16, 2014 Annual Meeting | The Houstonian | Houston, TX

Healthcare Analytics: Power Tools for Solving Today’s Complex Healthcare Challenges
Felix J. Bradbury, RN, MSHA, ScD, FACHE

Values-Based Decision Making: Addressing Culture & Ethnic Nuances in Palliative & End-of-Life Care
Michael Sullivan, FACHE

Doctor-driven health care? Imagine that.
Dr. Catherine Gaffigan

►Christine Spray and the CEO Panel will not be utilizing handouts.

April 25, 2014 Luncheon Meeting

Federal and State Legislative and Regulatory Update
John Hawkins

March 18, 2014 Texas State Chapters Free Webinar

Healthcare Reform: The Movement From Volume to Value – What Is the End State, and How Do We Get There?
Jim Donohue

February 28, 2014 Winter Institute | “Lassoing the New Healthcare Frontier”

Population Health Management: Clinical Integration as a Business Model
David James MD, JD, CPE

ObamaCare: The Good,The Bad and The Ugly
Ralph Lawson, FHFMA, CPA

Leadership in Turbulent Times
George Masi

Building the Billion Dollar Company
Richard Scrushy

ACA, ACO, the Current Status of Healthcare Changes
Dan Wolterman

February 18, 2014 Texas State Chapters Free Webinar

The How’s and Why’s of a Patient-Centered Approach to Population-Based Healthcare
Emma Mandell and Joshua Halverson

January 17, 2014 Luncheon Meeting

Less Than a Year to Go…Are You Ready for ICD-10?
Michael Kaitschuck