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Organzations that Provide Helpful Resources
These professional organizations are among those that provide useful resources, as well as membership information if applicable, in the areas of health care administration and finance.
Links to Organizations
These are some of the groups and associations that may be of interest to those involved in health care administration and finance.
Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA)
HFMA is a leading membership organization for healthcare financial management professionals. Review this site for educational events, publications, industry initiatives, careers, and a knowledge information center.
American Finance Association
This academic organization publishes the Journal of Finance, considered a leading publication in the field of financial economics. Their site contains information on membership, career opportunities, a history of finance, and relevant news.
American Hospital Association (AHA)
The AHA is the national organization that represents and serves all types of hospitals, health care networks, their patients and communities. See current issues, research and trends, news and resource centers.
American Association of Healthcare Administrative Management (AAHAM)
AAHAM focuses on revenue cycle management, analytics, credit and collections, billing and cost effectiveness. See information on certification and membership, as well as their resource center.
American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA)
This association consists of a wide range of health information management professionals, providing information to facilitate healthcare delivery and critical health-related decision making. Review publications, resources, and membership information.
American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE)
ACHE is an international professional society of healthcare executives who lead hospitals, healthcare systems and other organizations. Review information on certification, local chapters, educational opportunities, research, books and journals.
National Business Group on Health
This non-profit organization is devoted exclusively to representing large employers' perspectives on national health policy issues. Some of their initiatives include health care costs and solutions, corporate health benefit practices, health care cost purchasing and plan design.
Portland Business Alliance
The Portland Business Alliance is one of Oregon's leading business organizations, representing a variety of businesses in Oregon and SW Washington.