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Education

Completion of HFMA’s certification program requirements lead to the designation Certified Healthcare Financial Professional (CHFP) and Fellow of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (FHFMA). Achieving these designations help prepare healthcare finance professionals for increasingly responsible positions in the healthcare industry and demonstrates dedication to professional development.

CHFP CERTIFICATION

The CHFP program has been updated to provide the broad range of business and financial skills essential for succeeding in today's high-value healthcare environment:
  • Business acumen
  • Collaboration
  • Financial strategy
  • Understanding future trends
The new CHFP is geared toward financial professionals, clinical and nonclinical leaders, and payers – all those whose jobs require a deep understanding of the new financial realities of health care. The new CHFP program includes two modules (both modules must be successfully completed to earn the CHFP):
  • Register now for Module I of the CHFP program: HFMA's Business of Health Care online program.
    HFMA's Business of Health Care - Healthcare finance overview, risk mitigation, evolving payment models, healthcare accounting and cost analysis, strategic finance,  and managing financial resources.
     
  • Register now for Module II of the CHFP Program: HFMA's Operational Excellence exam.
    HFMA's Operational Excellence  exam - Exercises and case studies on the application of business acumen in health care.
Earning the CHFP
The CHFP credential is awarded upon successful completion of module 1 end of course assessment and successful completion of module II exam (case study exercises). HFMA membership is required.
Frequently Asked Questions - Additional CHFP program information can be found in the  CHFP FAQ document.
HFMA National Webinar Recording

Why HFMA’s Certified Healthcare Financial Professional (CHFP) Certification is Right for You - The webinar discussion examines the specific knowledge areas and professional skills that are hallmarks of the profession - learn how earning HFMA’s CHFP certification is one of the savviest business moves you’ll ever make. (Pricing - HFMA members and non-members:Free)
For more information about the HFMA Certification Programs, contact the Career Services Department or (800) 252-4362. 

Certification Advantages

Survey results have shown a strong relationship between certification and career advancement. Certified members of HFMA tend to earn a higher annual salary and are more likely to be hired for upper-level positions in healthcare finance. They are respected members of the healthcare leadership team.

For more information about the HFMA Certification Program:

Send an email to Mary Jonscher, Chapter Certification Chair at email to mjonscher@humanarc.com or certification@hfma.org

Call 1-800-252-4362, ask for certification
For more information, please visit HFMA's Certification page.