Tammy Trovatten Earns Fellowship Designation from the Healthcare Financial Management Association
Northern California (NCA) Chapter of HFMA – 1/16/20 – The Northern California Chapter of HFMA has announced that Tammy Trovatten, FHFMA, recently became a Fellow of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (FHFMA).
To be awarded the FHFMA distinction, applicants must be credentialed as a Certified Healthcare Financial Professional (CHFP); be an HFMA member for at least five years; complete a bachelor’s degree or 120 semester hours from an accredited college or university; and volunteer in HFMA or the healthcare industry. More than 1,700 HFMA members nationwide have achieved this accomplishment in the organization’s 68-year history.
Tammy Trovatten is the Government Reimbursement Director at UC Davis Health. Tammy is a NCA HFMA Past President (2017-18) and current board member. She also currently serves as the Region 11 Treasurer, which includes the Western Symposium. She also serves as a member of the HFMA National Advisory Council (NAC) on the Strategy & Innovation Council.
In addition to FHFMA, HFMA offers a variety of other certification programs: Certified Healthcare Financial Professional® (CHFP®), Certified Inpatient Coding Auditor (CICA), Certified Specialist Business Intelligence (CSBI), Certified Specialist Physician Practice Management (CSPPM), Certified Specialist Managed Care (CSMC), and Certified Specialist Accounting & Finance (CSAF). Learn more at hfma.org/certification.
About Northern California Chapter of HFMA
We are the professional resource of choice for the healthcare financial management industry in Northern California. Our goal is to advance the cause of healthcare innovation through financial management and strategy development. We provide a platform for our members to excel by promoting personal and professional development through education, information, networking and leadership. Our Chapter has over 900 members, representing all parts of the healthcare industry, both public and private sectors. The Northern California Chapter has a rich history of active participation by members, sponsorship of leading educational events and conferences, and strong fellowship within its membership ranks. The Chapter is a leader in the professional development of its membership.
With more than 40,000 members, the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) is the nation’s premier membership organization for healthcare finance leaders. HFMA builds and supports coalitions with other healthcare associations and industry groups to achieve consensus on solutions for the challenges the U.S. healthcare system faces today. Working with a broad cross-section of stakeholders, HFMA identifies gaps throughout the healthcare delivery system and bridges them through the establishment and sharing of knowledge and best practices. We help healthcare stakeholders achieve optimal results by creating and providing education, analysis, and practical tools and solutions. Our mission is to lead the financial management of health care. hfma.org