Fiscal Team Earns Healthcare Financial Management Certification
February 4, 2011 - Certified Public Accountants Elizabeth Loudermilk and Lisa Cohen members of Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospitalís (APD) Fiscal Services team, recently earned certification from the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA).
In December, Loudermilk, Controller at APD since 2009, passed the Accounting and Finance specialty exam, while Cohen, Senior Accountant at APD since 2009, passed the Financial Management of Physician Practices specialty exam, earning them both the Certified Healthcare Financial Professional (CHFP) status.
HFMAís certification programs help healthcare fiscal teams, like APDís, gain a comprehensive understanding of healthcare financial management. "We seek to meet the needs of our patients in a high quality facility while focusing on cost containment and developing the skills of our finance professionals at Alice Peck Day," states Evalie Crosby, CPA, Vice President of Finance/Chief Financial Officer at APD.