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This text presents basic concepts of economics and tools for financial management in the health care arena, including budgeting, breakeven analysis, financial reporting, business plan preparation, and grant writing. The text includes practical case examples drawn from actual health care settings to relate theory to real-world practice. A sample grant proposal and unique grant writing chapter will prepare students for this critical aspect of management.
A free, back-of-book CD-ROM provides sample worksheets for analyzing budgets and determining breakeven points, cost-benefit, and cost-effectiveness, as well as sample budgets. Students can use the worksheets to apply their own data and complete their own analyses.
PART ONE Introduction to Health Economics and Managed Care 1 CHAPTER 1 Fundamental Principles of Health Care Economics 1 CHAPTER 2 Fundamentals of Insurance and Managed Care 30 CHAPTER 3 Financial Reporting in Managed Care Settings 46
PART TWO Budgets, Budget Monitoring, and Budget Preparation 61 CHAPTER 4 Types and Components of Budgets 63 CHAPTER 5 Budget Monitoring and Control 86 CHAPTER 6 Budget Preparation 108 CHAPTER 7 Cost Allocation and Cost-Finding 134
PART THREE Financial Analysis Tools 151 CHAPTER 8 Break-Even Analysis 151 CHAPTER 9 Cost-Benefit Analysis and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis 171
PART FOUR Understanding and Using Financial Reports 179 CHAPTER 10 Basics of Financial Accounting and Reporting 179 CHAPTER 11 Basic Financial Analysis 206
PART FIVE Applying Budgeting and Financial Analysis: Business Plans and Grant Proposals 227 CHAPTER 12 Writing a Business Plan 227 CHAPTER 13 Grant Writing: Getting Funding From an Outside Source 234
PART SIX International Perspectives and Future Trends 249 CHAPTER 14 International Health Economics Issues 249 CHAPTER 15 Future Trends and Keeping Updated 258