Are you interested in becoming a certified member?  The Certified Healthcare Finance Professional (CHFP) credential is awarded upon successful completion of a 2-part certification process:
Successful completion of Module 1, a 6-part online training curriculum that covers the “Business of Health Care” and an end-of-course assessment examination; and

  • Successful completion of Module 2 exam, which includes “Operational Excellence” case study exercises.

Active HFMA membership is also required.  Please check out the information on HFMA National's website, and then contact Emmanuel Sena Damalie, our local chapter Certification chair, at for additional information

Chapter Incentive Program for Certification

Have you thought about taking the test but you're concerned about the cost? How about a cash back reward!  This year our chapter is offering to:

Provide you with the online training materials for Module 1 at no cost to you (a $400 value)

  • Provide you with free membership renewal to HFMA ($327 value) for the 2018-2019 chapter year.

Click Here to learn full details about our Chapter Incentive program for members

Certification Committee

If you have any questions in your preparations to take the exam, please do not hesitate to contact any one of the Certification committee members:

 Name Email Phone

Emmanuel Sena Damalie (Chair)  (323) 945-2714

Lisa Ba (Co-Chair)  (562) 506-1203


Congratulations to our chapter members who are certified!  For a listing of all the certified members of the Southern California Chapter,