Concordia Institute

PURPOSE

The Concordia Institute Committee, in coordination with the North Dakota Chapter of HFMA and Concordia College, is responsible for planning and conducting the Chapter’s annual Spring Institute. The Committee is responsible for assuring that the seminar topics meet the needs and interests of the membership. The Committee must also evaluate the Institute relative to HFMA traditions and practices.

GOALS AND OBJECTIVES

A. Plan, develop, market and conduct the annual Spring Institute. The Institute should include at
least one and one half days of educational programming, which is innovative, professional,
high-quality, relevant to current events, and based on the needs and interests of Chapter
members. The Institute must be planned according the financial budget approved by the
Chapter Board.

B. Coordinate the programming with the Vice President of Education to comply with Davis Chapter
Management scoring requirements and to offer a balanced educational opportunity to the
membership.

C. Provide detailed registrant information subsequent to the Institute to the Chapter Secretary to
facilitate Davis Chapter Management and Founder’s Award scoring.

D. Complete the monitoring and evaluation of the Institute and communicate the results to the Vice
President of Education.

E. Provide a stimulating environment that promotes classroom learning, member networking and
recreational opportunities.

F. Attract potential members who may be involved with complimentary professional organizations
and other facets of the healthcare delivery system.

G. Offer students in the Health Care Administration Program at Concordia College networking
opportunities with Chapter members.

COMMITTEE CHAIR

Kim Aagard – kim.aagard@tricountyhospital.org