Accounting and Standards Committee

The Accounting & Standards Committee aims to promote high standards in accounting and financial reporting within the NHS.

The Committee has an active work programme and supports the publication of best practice guidance for members in the areas of financial accounting and accounting standards, as well as the production of E-learning modules. It also develops the annual HFMA Pre Accounts Planning conferences which are a key date in the HFMA calendar.

Membership is drawn from all sectors of the NHS and includes representatives from the Department of Health and Social Care, NHS Improvement, NHS England, the Welsh Government and the National Audit Office.

Meetings are held four times a year in London.

2022 meeting dates:
Thursday 20 January 2022
Thursday 17 May 2022
Thursday 18 August 2022
Thursday 27 October 2022

All meetings will take place from 11:00-14:00 and will either be virtual via Microsoft Teams or in person at 110 Rochester Row, London.