HFMA Southern California and San Diego/Imperial Chapter Fall ConferenceOctober 9 - 11, 2016 Hyatt Newport Beach

Welcome to the 26th Annual SOCAL and San Diego-Imperial Chapters Fall Conference! This year’s Fall Conference returns to the beautiful Hyatt Newport Beach Oct. 9-11.

Our conference starts with Sunday sessions for those interested in Patient Access issues. New this year are Early Careerist Sunday breakout sessions, an entirely new track designed for those in field looking for career advice and seeking that first step on their career ladder! 21 breakout sessions and multiple general sessions make this conference an educational bargain for all attendees!

 

Sponsors - thank you for your support. Download sponsorship opportunities matrix. Full sign-up form available online. Start Here.

Follow our conference on
Facebook   LinkedIn


Program at a Glance

Sunday, October 9

Details
8:00 am
Registration for Patient Access and Early Careerist Tracks only
8:30 am
Patient Access: Admission Control - Improving the Patient Financial Clearance Process
(S1)
Early Careerist: Building Your Network, Finding a Job, and Establishing Eminence Online
(S2)
10:00 am
Break
10:15 am
Patient Access: Patient Throughput - A Critical Strategy for Success
(S3)
Early Careerist Interview Skills and Resume Presentation
(S4)
11:45
Lunches for Patient Access and Early Careerist Track attendees
12:30 pm
Sponsorship Registration opens
1:00 pm
Patient Access: Revenue Cycle Mission Control - Solving for Access Problems
(S5)
Early Careerist: Succeeding in Your Career, Building Skills, and Establishing Eminence In-Person
(S6)
2:30 pm
Registration opens for Full Conference attendees
3:00 pm
Medi-Cal Expansion: How Is it Working?
(SG1)
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Opening Reception

 

Monday, October 10

Details
7:00 am
Continental Breakfast and Conference Registration
8:00 am
Conference Welcome: Conference Co-Chair
8:15 am
Positioning Your Organization for the Future by Driving Rapid and Sustainable Profitability Improvement
(MG1)
9:45 am
Break
10:15 am
Government Programs: Successful Implementation of Revised Practices for Bundled Payments
(M1)
Revenue Cycle: Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) - Strategies for a High-Performance Revenue Cycle
(M2)
Executive/Finance: Accounting Update
(M3)
Managed Care: Healthcare System Responses to Pressures of Competition and Coordinated Care
(M4)
Noon
Lunch
1:30 pm
Government Programs: Medi-Cal Audits; Current Practices and Policies Going Forward
(M5)
Revenue Cycle: CFO - PFS Panel
(M6)
Executive/Finance: Transformational Pricing: Strategies for the CDM, Payers and Patients
(M7)
Managed Care: Development of the Cedars-Sinai Health System, Including Medical Network Services
(M8)
3:00 pm
Break
3:30 pm
Government Programs: Medicare Contractor Update
(M9)
Revenue Cycle: Highly Reliable Patient Communications
(M10)
Executive/Finance: A Road Map for Population Health Management
(M11)
Managed Care: Five Things Medicare Advantage Plans Don't Want You to Know
(M12)
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Reception

 

Tuesday, October 11

Details
7:30 am
Continental Breakfast and Conference Registration
8:15 am
Conference Welcome: Conference Co-Chair
8:30 am
How Are Hospitals Dealing With the ACA and Value Based Care?
(TG1)
10:00 am
Break
10:30 am
Government Programs/Finance: California Regulatory Update
(T2)
Revenue Cycle: Improving Financial Fundamentals in a Value Based World
(T3)
Managed Care: Managing Health System/ Hospital and Medical Group Acquisitions/Mergers
(T4)
Noon
Lunch
1:00 pm
Take Back Your Life!
(TG2)
1:30 pm
CMS Initiatives in Coordinated Care: CCJR and Joint Replacement, Report from the Front Line
(TG3)
3:00 pm
Conference close and prize drawings

Conference Hotel: Hyatt Regency Newport Beach

Rates:

  • King / Double: $199 plus tax
  • Balcony View King / Double: $214 plus tax
  • Pool View King / Double: $224 plus tax
  • Resort fee for each room of $10 per night

Resort fee includes: Premium internet (up to 6 devices), 2 bottles of water, Fitness Center, 2 hrs of bike rental for 2, beach valet (2 beach chairs and 1 umbrella), shuttle service, golf at Back Bay (green fee only) and more.

HFMA special self parking rate is $15 per day.

Reservations

Reservations can be made by at https://resweb.passkey.com/go/HEFI.

Discounted rates for 10/6 - 10/13 are available until September 8, 2016, or until our block is sold out., Reserve early to avoid higher room costs.

Hotel Address:
Hyatt Regency Newport Beach
1107 Jamboree Road
Newport Beach, CA 92660

From Orange County/John Wayne Airport (5 miles):
Exit airport to MacArthur Blvd., turn right.
Continue 1 mile. Turn right on Jamboree Rd.
Travel 3 miles south. Hotel is on right.

From Los Angeles Int'l Airport (50 miles):
Take 405 South (or 5 South to 55 South) to 73 South.
Exit Jamboree Rd. and turn right.
Travel 3 miles south. Hotel is on right.

From San Diego Area:
Take 5 North to 405 North.
Exit Jamboree Rd. Turn left.
Travel 5 miles south. Hotel is on right.

From Palm Springs Area:
Take I-10 West to CA-60 towards Los Angeles.
Take CA-91 south becoming CA-91 West.
Take CA-55 South.
Take CA-73 South towards San Diego.
Exit Jamboree Road and turn right.
Hotel on right in approximately 3 miles.

Hyatt Regency Newport Beach
From their website:

The Hyatt Regency Newport Beach is a luxurious 407 rooms hotel located on 26 acres overlooking Newport Bay. The grounds feature gorgeous flowering gardens, strolling walkways, 3 swimming pools, 3 Jacuzzis and a 1100 seat amphitheater.
Activities

Our 2016 Sponsors

Sign up now to be a Fall 2016 Sponsor. Full sign-up form available online. Start Here.

Gold Sponsors

SCI Solutions TrustCommerce

Silver Sponsors

Organizational Intelligence    MiraMed Global Services    GeBBS Healthcare Solutions    Contract Management Strategies, Inc.    Optum Executive Health Resources    HGS Healthcare    Novus Health Systems    CMRE Financial Services, INC    Hawes Group    Turning Point Revenue Cycle Solutions    Alltran   

Bronze Sponsors

CSS Consulting Group    Victoria Morgan & Associates    Experian Health    Xtend Healthcare    BDM International    LAW OFFICES OF STEPHENSON, ACQUISTO & COLMAN    U.S. Bank   

Career Job Fair

Sign up now to have a table at the 2016 Fall Conference Career Job Fair on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016. Full sign-up form available online. Start Here.

Registration includes:
  • A table with 2 workers during the fair (11:30 am - 1:30 pm)
  • Attendance to the keynote speech at 3:00 pm
  • Participation in the reception at 5:00 pm

Early Careerist Registration

For more information, download the brochure.

Choose Conference Package
Registration Fees: Amount
$40.00
$150.00

Cancellation Policy

Full refund of the conference registration fee, less a $150 processing fee, will be made if cancellation is received in writing by September 1, 2016. For cancellations received September 2 - October 1, 2016 a $300 processing fee will be applied. For SUNDAY ONLY PARTICIPANTS, full refund less a $30 processing fee will be made if request is received by September 1, 2016. Substitutions are acceptable. We are sorry that NO refunds or cancellations will be possible after October 1, 2016. E-mail to hfmascsdfallconf@aol.com or fax to 818-362-5610.

Registration

For more information you may download the brochure.

Choose Basic Conference Package
Registration Fees:
HFMA Member*
Non-Member
$300.00 ($495.00 after September 20) $495.00 ($595.00 after September 20)
$595.00 ($695.00 after September 20) $695.00 ($795.00 after September 20)
$75.00 $75.00

* Join HFMA now and enjoy member conference rates. Click here for more information.

Cancellation Policy

Full refund of the conference registration fee, less a $150 processing fee, will be made if cancellation is received in writing by September 1, 2016. For cancellations received September 2 - October 1, 2016 a $300 processing fee will be applied. For SUNDAY ONLY PARTICIPANTS, full refund less a $30 processing fee will be made if request is received by September 1, 2016. Substitutions are acceptable. We are sorry that NO refunds or cancellations will be possible after October 1, 2016. E-mail to hfmascsdfallconf@aol.com or fax to 818-362-5610.

Special Sponsors

Members of these co-sponsoring organizations receive HFMA member rates:

  • California Association of Physician Groups (CAPG)
  • Hospital Association of Southern California
  • Integrated Healthcare Association
  • Women in Health Administration of Southern California