Course Code: HCM 3501
Academic Year: 2018-2019
This course is an introduction to the practice of healthcare financial management. Building on the introductory business accounting and finance, it develops the requisite concepts for health finance. The course will focus on healthcare financial data, definitions and concepts, financial reporting structure of healthcare institutions, and functions of the healthcare manager. Topics will include: healthcare revenue sources, capital budgeting, risk management, healthcare financial statement analysis, financial forecasting, working capital management, funding methods and patient level costing.