Course Details

Healthcare Financial Management - Part 1 – October 2021

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
2021/10/29 3 0 0 0 Zoom (address provided after registration)

Date: 29-10-2021 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: Friday, October 29, 2021

Time: 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Location: Zoom (address provided after registration)

Technical Requirements:

  • Computer or phone with audio and video capability
  • Computer capability to link outside of Citrix

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
Tatum Gunn, Manager, Corporate Planning & Analysis, Hamilton Health Sciences
Mike Strecker, Director, Planning & Analysis and BI, 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