Course Details

Healthcare Financial Management - Part 1 - September 2019

This course will cover the healthcare provincial landscape with a focus on how hospitals in Ontario are funded.  Funding will be discussed from a historical perspective, including the recent Health System Funding Reform (HSFR) changes.

Date Learning Hours Non-HHS Fee($) HHS Fee($) CCHL Fee($) Location
2019/09/25 3 0 0 0 Main Street West Urgent Care Centre, CFPD Classroom

Date: 25-09-2019 Afternoon

Course Description:

LEADS Domain: Achieve Results

Learning Hours: 2.75


Course Fee

HHS Staff and Physicians: FREE

Non-HHS): N/A (Not currently offered to people outside of HHS.  To express interest in attending future offerings, email

Date: Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 

Location: Main Street West Urgent Care Centre, CFPD Classroom

Target Audience:

This course is open to all HHS staff and physicians.


At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Explain what Health System Funding Reform (HSFR) is

  • Describe how the Health Based Allocation Formula (HBAM) works

  • Define Quality Based Procedures (QBPs) and their significance

  • Explain the non modelled components of healthcare funding


Faculty Team:

Wendy Gerrie, Director, Regional Integrated Decision Support, Hamilton Health Sciences
Kyle Watts, Manager, MIS, Case Costing, Strategic Planning, Hamilton Health Sciences


MAINTENANCE OF CERTIFICATION:  Attendance at this program entitles certified Canadian College of Health Leaders members (CHE / Fellow) to 2.75 Category I credits toward their maintenance of certification requirement