Harris Affinity (ADS), a leading provider of financial decision support solutions, along with the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) announce Harris Affinity as the new sponsor of HFMA’s Financial Analytics Leadership Council. The goal of the council is to address challenges, share market intelligence, and understand key issues around financial analytics to bring value to the healthcare industry.

Executives from many leading health systems will meet regularly in person and virtually throughout the year to discuss key issues around financial analytics. Some of the topics may include emerging analytics, benchmarking, and incorporating AI into analytics use cases among others. Those interested in learning more about the Financial Analytics Leadership Council should contact Shawn Stack (sstack@hfma.org), HFMA Director of Perspectives and Analysis.

Harris Affinity will bring national perspective and expertise to financial analytics leaders through their sponsorship of the council. “HFMA is proud to partner with Harris Affinity. Healthcare analytics is a critical tool that can provide valuable insights into healthcare delivery and management, enabling healthcare organizations to make data-driven decisions that improve patient outcomes, reduce costs, and enhance the overall quality of care,” says Shawn Stack, HFMA Director of Perspectives and Analysis.

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Harris Affinity (Affinity) is a worldwide provider of software solutions to help healthcare organizations optimize the financial potential of their facilities and services. Through integrated and standalone solution options, Affinity’s flagship product offerings combine sophisticated cost accounting and contract modeling, budgeting, and financial planning, and analytic tools to deliver the financial details healthcare providers need to support the sustainability of the organization. Harris Affinity, a wholly-owned subsidiary of N. Harris Computer Corporation, is headquartered in Wakefield, Massachusetts with licensed systems for use at more than 350 hospitals worldwide.

The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) equips its more than 100,000 members nationwide to navigate a complex healthcare landscape. Finance professionals in the full range of work settings, including hospitals, health systems, physician practices, and health plans, trust HFMA to provide the guidance and tools to help them lead their organizations, and the industry, forward. HFMA is a not-for-profit, nonpartisan organization that advances healthcare by collaborating with other key stakeholders to address industry challenges and providing guidance, education, practical tools, solutions, and thought leadership. We lead the financial management of healthcare.