May 8th, 2006

Christy Des Jardins, director of Great River Medical Center’s Accounting Department, recently completed the certification requirements to become a Fellow of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA). Certification requires association membership for a minimum of five years, volunteer service in the association’s state chapter, education requirements, references and passing two health-care finance examinations. Des Jardins serves on the board of directors of the Iowa Chapter of HFMA.