Introduction to Community Health Finance

Nov 30, 2021 11:00am ‐ Nov 30, 2021 12:30pm

Identification: NFT1

This session will cover the history of health centers, including relevant financial issues. Specific focus will be placed on the benefits, requirements, and operating issues that are unique to health centers.


Operating a CHC Finance Department

Nov 30, 2021 12:45pm ‐ Nov 30, 2021 2:00pm

Identification: NFT2

The day-to-day supervision of a health center Finance Department requires certain systems to ensure that daily, weekly, and monthly reporting information is available. This session will focus on developing accounting systems and generating reports.


Operating a CHC Finance Department (cont.)

Nov 30, 2021 2:30pm ‐ Nov 30, 2021 3:30pm

Identification: NFT3


Introduction to Federal Grants Management

Nov 30, 2021 3:45pm ‐ Nov 30, 2021 5:00pm

Identification: NFT4

This session addresses key elements of the grant application process in addition to changes resulting from HRSA’s Compliance Manual Chapter 17: Budget. Additionally, participants discover best practices and recommendations to avoid common mistakes during the budgeting process. Discussion will include guidance on accounting for: budgeting, behavioral health integration, and the impact of each on quarterly and annual reporting, specifically the Federal Financial Reports to be filed in the Electronic Handbook and Payment Management System. The goal of this session is to help health center financial staff understand the health center budgeting and reporting processes and gain insight into the information HRSA / OIG / Financial Statement Auditors seek when reviewing a health center’s financial records.


Federal Grant Management (cont.)

Dec 1, 2021 11:00am ‐ Dec 1, 2021 12:30pm

Identification: NFW1


Health Center Scope of Project

Dec 1, 2021 12:45pm ‐ Dec 1, 2021 2:15pm

Identification: NFW2

This session will focus on the five elements of the 330 scope of service – sites, services, providers, service area, and target population – and how they influence health center finance and operations. We will also compare the Medicaid and Medicare scopes of service and the implications on health center changes in scope and reimbursement.


Addressing the Elephant in the Room COVID

Dec 1, 2021 2:45pm ‐ Dec 1, 2021 4:00pm

Identification: NFW3

Description TBD.