Spencer Fane Partner Ellen Stewart recently conducted a 2-day seminar providing in-depth education for Healthcare Financial Management Association (FHMA) members. In her seminar, titled “Managed Care Contracting in a Value Based World,” Ellen gave attendees insight into the managed care system within the context of the current U. S. healthcare system. She reviewed the driving forces shaping change in today’s managed care environment, including healthcare reform, specifics on payer initiatives, public policy, and patient service imperatives.
With more than 40,000 members, the HFMA is the nation’s premier membership organization for healthcare finance leaders. The organization helps healthcare stakeholders achieve optimal results by creating and providing education, analysis, and practical tools and solutions.
Ellen Stewart is a Partner in the Health Care group. She helps health care clients successfully navigate a myriad of legal issues and regulations so they can effectively deliver patient care while still meeting their business goals.