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Financial Management of Hospitals and Healthcare Organizations

ISBN-10: 1567932770
ISBN-13: 9781567932775
Edition: 4th 2008
Authors: Michael Nowicki
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Book details

List price: $96.00
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Health Administration Press
Publication date: 10/1/2007
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 386
Size: 7.25" wide x 10.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.2
Language: English

Forewordp. xv
Prefacep. xvii
Acknowledgmentsp. xix
Financial Management
Financial Management in Contextp. 3
Learning Objectivesp. 3
Introductionp. 3
Purpose of Healthcare Financial Managementp. 4
Major Objectives of Healthcare Financial Managementp. 7
Quality Assessment and Healthcare Financial Managementp. 9
Effects of Quality on Profitabilityp. 13
Organizational Ethics and Healthcare Financial Managementp. 14
Value of Healthcare Financial Managementp. 15
Effect of Financial Management on the Changing Face of Healthcarep. 16
Financial Accounting Outlinep. 17
Economics Outlinep. 20
Statistics Outlinep. 25
Organization of Financial Managementp. 31
Learning Objectivesp. 31
Introductionp. 31
Governing Bodyp. 32
Alternative Corporate Structuresp. 44
Tax Status of Healthcare Organizationsp. 49
Learning Objectivesp. 49
Introductionp. 49
Rationale for Tax-Exempt Statusp. 49
Value of Tax-Exempt Statusp. 50
Qualifying for Tax-Exempt Statusp. 51
IRS Challenges to Tax-Exempt Statusp. 61
Legislative Challenges to Tax-Exempt Statusp. 63
Recommended Readings-Part Ip. 69
Operating Revenue
Third-Party Paymentp. 75
Learning Objectivesp. 75
Introductionp. 75
History of Third-Party Paymentp. 76
Managed Care Organizationsp. 78
Post-Managed Carep. 83
Methods of Paymentp. 86
Cost Shiftingp. 90
Medicare and Medicaidp. 99
Learning Objectivesp. 99
Introductionp. 99
Medicarep. 100
Medicaidp. 109
Balanced Budget Act of 1997p. 134
Balanced Budget Refinement Act of 1999p. 138
Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP Benefits Improvement and Protection Act of 2000p. 141
Medicare Prescription Drug Improvement and Modernization Act of 2003p. 143
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996p. 144
Federal Safe Harborsp. 152
Cost Accountingp. 161
Learning Objectivesp. 161
Introductionp. 161
Methods of Classifying Costsp. 161
Methods of Allocating Costsp. 163
Methods of Assembling Costsp. 165
Methods of Determining Product Costsp. 168
Relationship of Costs to Volume and Revenuep. 174
Setting Charges in Healthcarep. 179
Learning Objectivesp. 179
Introductionp. 179
Historic Contextp. 179
Healthcare Pricing Comes Under Public Scrutinyp. 182
Methods of Setting Chargesp. 184
Future of Setting Chargesp. 187
Cost-Shift Pricingp. 189
Recommended Readings-Part IIp. 192
Working Capital
Managing Working Capitalp. 197
Learning Objectivesp. 197
Introductionp. 197
Definition of Working Capitalp. 197
Importance of Working Capitalp. 198
Sources of Working Capitalp. 198
Financing Temporary Working Capital Needsp. 200
Managing Cash Flowp. 203
Managing Accounts Receivablep. 211
Learning Objectivesp. 211
Introductionp. 211
Definition of Accounts Receivablep. 211
Importance of Accounts Receivablep. 213
Managemnt of Accounts Receivablep. 214
From Accounts Receivable Management to Revenue Cycle Managementp. 220
Financing Accounts Receivablep. 221
Federal Laws Governing Accounts Receivablep. 221
Evaluating Accounts Receivable Performancep. 223
Managing Materialsp. 227
Learning Objectivesp. 227
Introductionp. 227
Definition of Materials and Inventory Managementp. 227
Importance of Materials Managementp. 227
Inventory Valuationp. 228
Management of Inventoryp. 231
Recommended Readings-Part IIIp. 238
Resource Allocation
Strategic and Operational Planningp. 241
Learning Objectivesp. 241
Introductionp. 241
Definition of Planningp. 241
Prerequisites to Planningp. 242
Types of Planningp. 242
Corporate Planningp. 244
Strategic Planningp. 245
The Planning Processp. 245
Operational Planningp. 250
Evaluating Plan Performancep. 253
Budgetingp. 257
Learning Objectivesp. 257
Introductionp. 257
Definition of Budgetingp. 257
Prerequisites to Budgetsp. 258
Types of Budgetsp. 259
Steps in the Budgeting Processp. 260
Evaluating Budget Performancep. 267
Capital Budgetingp. 275
Learning Objectivesp. 275
Introductionp. 275
Definition of Capital Expendituresp. 276
Types of Capital Expenditure Budgetsp. 277
Steps in the Capital Budgeting Processp. 277
Financing Capital Expendituresp. 285
Lease Versus Purchase Decisionsp. 287
Evaluating Capital Budgeting Performancep. 289
Recommended Readings-Part IVp. 292
Fiancial Analysis
Financial Analysis and Management Reportingp. 295
Learning Objectivesp. 295
Introductionp. 295
Steps in Financial Analysisp. 295
Ratio Analysisp. 303
Operating Indicatorsp. 308
Financial Analysis and Annual Reportsp. 310
Recommended Reading-Part Vp. 313
Healthcare's Future
Future Trendsp. 317
Learning Objectivesp. 317
Past Predictionp. 317
Healthcare Reformp. 322
The Future of Healthcarep. 332
The Economy and Healthcarep. 338
Clinton Healthcare Planp. 340
Recommended Readings-Part VIp. 346
List of Acronymsp. 349
Glossaryp. 353
Indexp. 373
About the Authorp. 385
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