Financial Aspects of Health Care

This course will explore financial management issues important for today's nurse administrators functioning within a rapidly changing healthcare delivery system. The financial impact of administrative decisions across healthcare organizations will be examined. Topics in this course will include current trends and future directions in cost/benefit analysis, budgeting, planning and control management of the organization's financial resources, case management, population health management and outcomes, as well as use of financial management tools. In addition, data that influences third-party reimbursement, such as client outcomes and client satisfaction, and their impact on healthcare financing will be investigated.

Grade Basis: Letter Grade
Credit hours: 3
Lecture hours: 3

Last updated: 06/28/2021