Description
FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT AND HEALTH CARE REIMBURSEMENT
This course introduces key principles of financial management and reimbursement in the health care industry. The aim is to provide an understanding of financial and reimbursement language, concepts, and processes to enhance the daily management performance of current and future leaders in healthcare. Students will be offered tools to develop a working knowledge of financial statements, dashboard metrics and industry financial issues. Students will learn reimbursement methodologies, health care compliance regulations and tools for managing all aspects of the revenue cycle. Course modules and exercises offer insight into the development of operational budgets, understanding financial trends and variances, developing financial negotiating strategy, quantifying productivity, interpreting reimbursement analytics, ensuring compliance, understanding healthcare reimbursement, and managing the revenue cycle.
Details
Grading Basis
Grad Letter Grade
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
HI 2230
Academic Group
Sch of Hlth & Rehab Scs
Academic Organization
Health Infomatics
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Enrollment Requirements
Restricted to Health Informatics students only
Typically Offered
Fall