This new Financial Management of Health Care Organizations, 4th Edition, (PDF) provides an introduction to the most-used techniques and tools of health care financial management, including health care accounting and financial statements; managing cash, making major capital investments; billings and collections; determining cost and using cost information in decision-making; performance and budgeting measurement; and pricing.
New to this 4th edition:
The glossary and Perspectives sections have been revised. The ebook includes a cutting-edge view of the health care landscape in 2013 and beyond after the passage and pending implementation of the Affordable Care Act. Spheres of expanded content include reviewed examples of financial statements for both investor-owned hospital management companies and private non-profit hospitals, changes in bad debt and charity care, the role of financial statements, lease financing section, use of cost information, cost centers, the discount rate or cost of capital, budgeting, and current forms of reimbursement Content new to this fourth edition includes a valuation of accounts receivable and the “waterfall” effect of cash collections, the dissimilarity between Posting-Date and Service-Date reporting methodologies, application of time value of money in perspectives, calculation of effective annual interest rate and Activity-Based Costing from the perspective of supplies, labor, and equipment.
Additional ISBNs: 978-1118466582, 978-1118466599, 1118466586, 9781118466582, 1118466586
NOTE: The product only includes the ebook Financial Management of Health Care Organizations: An Introduction to Fundamental Tools, Concepts and Applications 4e in PDF. Access codes are NOT included.