David Cartier, FHFMA
HFMA Wisconsin Chapter


The Osthoff Resort 
101 Osthoff Avenue
Elkhart Lake, WI 53020

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WI HFMA Annual Conference – 2016
May 26-27

  The Osthoff Resort, Elkhart Lake, WI

"Going Beyond to Build Smarter Healthcare Together"

Platinum Sponsors



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Hotel Information

 The Osthoff Resort

 101 Osthoff Avenue

PO Box 151

Elkhart Lake, WI 53020

For reservations call: 1-800-876-3399.  Make sure you tell them you are with HFMA

Room Rate:  $135.00


“Why We Make Mistakes”     Joe Hallinan, Author, Pulitzer Prize-winning Journalist 

“Wage Index – The Last Frontier” Marie White, Reimbursement Manager and Eddie Phibbs, Director, Health Care    Payment Strategies,    Eide Bailly LLP 

“Optimizing Self Pay Workflow – Right Tools Right Results”  Colette Lasack, VP Revenue Cycle, University of Kansas

 “Super ACOs – An Emerging Model To Deliver on the Quadruple Aim” Kurt Janavitz, CEO,Integrated Health Network

 Talk H20 -- CFO Panel:  “What is it That Keeps You Awake at Night” 

                                    Moderator:      Kevin Boren, HFMA WI President

                                    Panelists:         Dara Bartels, , CFO, Gundersen Health System                                                                                                      Jim Dietsche, CFO, Bellin

                                                           Carol May, CFO, Sauk Prairie Healthcare                                                                                                               Jim Nelson, CFO, Fort Healthcare      

 “Legislation and Advocacy:  Your 2016 Update” Jenny Boese, VP Federal Affairs & Advocacy,Wisconsin Hospital Association 

“Optimizing the Value-Based Revenue Cycle: The Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS)”, Tom S. Lee, Ph.D., CEO & Founder, SA Ignite Inc. 

“Developing High Functioning Leadership Teams”  Tina Nazier, MBA, Director, Health Care Strategic Alignment, Wipfli LLP      

“Talk H20 Sessions” 

“Patient Estimation” – Laurie Hurwitz, Executive Director, Gundersen Health Care System 

“Leveraging Technology” -- Ivan Nedovba, Manager-Revenue Cycle, Rogers Memorial Hospital 

“Next Generation ACO Models – Legal and Operational Design Strategies”, Thomas Shorter,Godfrey & Kahn


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Golf   The Bull at Pinehurst Farms

Come join us for a spectacular round of golf at The Bull at Pinehurst Farms in Sheboygan Falls.  Whether you are a beginner or are known to brag about your game, you are bound to have an enjoyable day playing 18 holes. Reserve your spot for $85. Starting tee times range between 10:00 and noon. Please join us on Wednesday, May 25 at one of the country’s best rated golf courses.

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Download Brochure HFMA Refund Policy:  A full refund of the registration fee, less a $25.00 processing charge, will be granted if a cancellation is received up to 5 days prior to the meeting.  A 50% refund, less a $25.00 processing charge will be granted if a cancellation is received up to 48 hours prior to the meeting.  No refund will be granted if a cancellation is received less than 48 hours prior to the meeting.  Substitutions with the same organizations are allowable.  Exceptions to this policy may be allowed at the discretion of the VP of Programs, in consultation with the Program Chair and the President of the Wisconsin HFMA Chapter.