Understanding Healthcare Financial Management / Edition 4

Understanding Healthcare Financial Management / Edition 4

by Louis C. Gapenski
     
 

Gapenski (health service administration, finance, University of Florida) explains theory and concepts underlying financial decision making in the health services industry and shows how to apply them in a variety of provider settings, in this text for the healthcare financial management course required in graduate programs in health services administration. This third… See more details below

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Gapenski (health service administration, finance, University of Florida) explains theory and concepts underlying financial decision making in the health services industry and shows how to apply them in a variety of provider settings, in this text for the healthcare financial management course required in graduate programs in health services administration. This third edition includes online spreadsheet models that illustrate calculations, examples reflecting recent reimbursement changes, and new insight on the financial challenges facing small businesses, including medical practices. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781567932089
Publisher:
Health Administration Press
Publication date:
08/28/2003
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
653
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1Introduction to Healthcare Financial Management3
2The Third-Party-Payer System39
3Time Value Analysis75
4Financial Risk and Required Return111
5Debt Financing149
6Equity Financing and Investment Banking183
7Securities Valuation, Market Efficiency, and Debt Refunding211
8Lease Financing245
9Cost of Capital275
10Capital Structure Decisions311
11The Basics of Capital Budgeting353
12Project Risk Analysis395
13Financial Statement and Operating Analyses433
14Financial Forecasting471
15Working Capital Management507
16Business Valuation, Mergers, and Acquisitions539
17Capitation, Rate Setting, and Risk Sharing575
18Financial Risk Management607
Index637
About the Author653

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