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Eide bailly cah webinar series

Eide Bailly Presents CAH Webinar Series ~
Now through December

Our Critical Access Hospital Webinar Series is designed specifically for critical access hospital professionals. The series addresses key topics with actionable information to help plan now for the future, including (click on each topic below for additional information): 
Held annually for the last nine years, attendees continually confirm that the information is relevant and a value-added use of time. Built for critical access hospitals by experts in their fields, these sessions are held live over two months with access to on-demand recordings.
Join us for quality education and the opportunity to receive continuing education credits.
Webinar Schedule at a Glance:
Dates (All Sessions are held 1 – 2:30 pm CT, 2018)  (Topic - Click on links below):
November 9 - Staffing for Success
$750/all six webinars 
Each session is eligible for one continued education credit of Specialized Knowledge & Application and the total series is worth six credits upon verification of participant attendance. To receive credit, each participant must complete and sign the attendance sheet during the live presentation.
Target Audience
These educational sessions are designed for CEOs, COOs, CFOs, CIOs, CISOs, CNOs, CMOs, compliance officers, administrators, directors of revenue cycle and reimbursement and trustees.
Jessica Brovold

Help from IHA: Price Transparency
by January 2019

Iha logo 2018
IHA issues Brief - Price Transparency
Submitted by Dan Royer, VP Finance Policy
Iowa Hospital Association

The Iowa Hospital Association (IHA) has issued a brief regarding Federal Price Transparency Requirements.
The brief discusses the Affordable Care Act requirement of each hospital to make publicly available a copy of standard charges for items and services provided.
The entire issue brief can be found here.
A link to the Iowa Hospital Association's website can be found here.
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Help from The Advisory Board -

Medicare Payment Program Updates

As the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) proposes new rules for the Medicare Payment Program, sorting through the details can become overwhelming!

The Advisory Board has several tools available to help you identify the key provisions that apply to your organization.  Check them out at this link:

More Chapter Resources...

Below are the links and/or contact information for various resources useful in health care.

If there are any websites you would like added to this resource list, please email us: Kyle Wilcox, or Jeanne Goche,

Access the National HFMA site here   

For Chapters 2.0 Information via National HFMA, go here

Link to other HFMA Chapter sites here   

Accreditation Organizations


Federal Resources:

Fiscal Intermediaries:

Iowa – Government Resources:

Health Care Products:

Professional Development:

Publications/Health Care Information:

Statistics & Benchmarking:

Email Addresses and Contact Information

U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst
111 Russell Senate Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20510
Phone: (202) 224-3254

U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley
135 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20510
Phone: (202) 224-3744

U.S. Rep. Rod Blum, R-Dubuque
1108 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20515
Phone: (202) 225-2911

U.S. Rep. Steve King, R-Kiron
2210 Rayburn Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20515
Phone: (202) 225-4426

U.S. Rep. Dave Loebsack, D-Iowa City
1527 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20515
Phone: (202) 225-6576

U.S. Rep. David Young, R-Van Meter
240 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20515
Phone: (202) 225-5476

Medicare: WPS      Aileen Sigler, Outreach Analyst 
333 Farnam Street, Suite 600
Omaha, NE  68131
Phone: 402-351-6419     Fax: 402-351-8047

Medicaid: Robert Schlueter