Course Subject
HPAM-GP
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Course Number
4841
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Course Credit
1.5
points

Financial Management for Health Care Orgs - II: Capital Financing and Advanced Issues

Course Description

This is a required course for all Wagner students in the health financial management specializations and is recommended for health management students. The course incorporates topics of capital planning and other finance issues making as applied to health-care organizations. This course will cover three main topics:
-Public payer rate setting
-Understanding risk and the costs of capital in making financial decisions.
-Issues in working capital and investment management activities of healthcare organizations.
The course includes lectures, problem solving and a term finance 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