Course Subject
HPAM-GP
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Course Number
4840
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Course Credit
1.5
points

Financial Management for Health Care Orgs - I: Financial Management and Budgeting

Course Description

This course incorporates topics of planning and financial decision making as applied to health-care organizations. This course will cover two main topics:
-Financial analysis both as a proactive exercise and a tool for organizational control.
-Issues of budgeting, cost determination, pricing and rate setting in a healthcare environment.
The course includes lectures, problem solving and a finance term project. Students should be prepared to discuss assigned problems and readings in class. The course integrates academic and practical approaches and perspectives on current health-care financial problems.

Prerequisites

CORE-GP.1018, CORE-GP.1021

Semester
Fall
Areas of Impact