Gapenski’s Fundamentals of Healthcare Finance, 3rd Edition, (PDF) provides a comprehensive introduction to the fundamental principles and applications of healthcare finance that managers use every day. In succinct and clear language, the ebook provides readers—from students and entry-level managers to more experienced practitioners with newly included management or financial responsibilities—with a detailed overview of finance topics ranging from capital investment, planning, and budgeting to financial operations, and risk analysis. Practice scenarios, self-test questions, examples, sidebars on financial practices in healthcare, and running glossary definitions help bring these topics to life. This ebook’s original author, Louis C. Gapenski, Ph.D., was recognized both nationally and internationally as an expert in healthcare finance. In this new version, authors Kristin L. Reiter and Paula H. Song further refine Dr. Gapenski’s concepts and teachings. Along with updated examples and statistics, this edition includes new or expanded information on:
Service line costing
Not-for-profit accounting standards
International financial reporting standards
Current community benefit reporting requirements
Applications of capital investment decision analysis
Gapenski’s Fundamentals of Healthcare Finance equips readers with the vocabulary, knowledge, and understanding they need to infer financial data and to communicate and work effectively with finance leaders in their organizations.
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