Financial Management for Health-System Pharmacists / Edition 1

Financial Management for Health-System Pharmacists / Edition 1

by Andrew L. Wilson
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1585281638

ISBN-13: 9781585281633

Pub. Date: 10/01/2008

Publisher: Ashp

In an era of skyrocketing drug costs, changing reimbursement, pharmacist and technician shortages, and a seemingly permanent "do-more-with less" era of hospital and health system management, every management decision that a pharmacy manager makes has financial implications. Success as a manager means understanding and then mastering the basics of finance and

Overview

In an era of skyrocketing drug costs, changing reimbursement, pharmacist and technician shortages, and a seemingly permanent "do-more-with less" era of hospital and health system management, every management decision that a pharmacy manager makes has financial implications. Success as a manager means understanding and then mastering the basics of finance and accounting as practiced in institutional health care. This work will provide pharmacy managers with a set of fundamental financial management tools as they relate not only to pharmacy department management but to the management of the hospital and health care system as well.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781585281633
Publisher:
Ashp
Publication date:
10/01/2008
Pages:
278
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.50(d)

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents
vii         Foreword
ix          Preface
xi          Contributors
1          Chapter 1 Review of Financial Management and Cost Accounting Principles
27         Chapter 2 A Review of Hospital Financial Management and Cost Accounting
47         Chapter 3 The Health Care Budget Process
63         Chapter 4 Forecasting Pharmaceutical Expenditures
77         Chapter 5 Understanding Drug Expense Using Administrative Data
103       Chapter 6 Financial Management of Human Resources
111       Chapter 7 Cost Management Basics
135       Chapter 8 Budget Variance Analysis and Controlling Operating Results
155       Chapter 9 Financial Aspects of Pharmaceutical Contracts and Supply Chain Management
167       Chapter 10 Budgeting Revenue
179       Chapter 11 Pharmaceutical Reimbursement
189       Chapter 12 Benchmarking and Productivity Analysis
207       Chapter 13 Strategic Financial Planning
225       Chapter 14 Financial Planning and Assessment for Pharmacy Education and Research Programs
247       Chapter 15 Outsourcing Pharmacy Services
253       Chapter 16 Building the Financial Plan for a New Pharmacy Service
273       Chapter 17 Entrepreneurial Opportunities—Beyond Traditional Hospital Pharmacy
305       Glossary
315       Index

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