Graduate Course Catalog 2007-2009

COURSE: 59-650 Healthcare Management Operations and Accounting (3)
Designed to give a background of the hospital and healthcare environment, this course discusses the internal operating environment of healthcare organizations, including changes in healthcare regulations. Discussion includes the organizational relationships between patients, medical staff and administration. A significant portion of the course is devoted to the accounting function as it relates to the health- care field. Prerequisite: 59-501 Financial Accounting and 59-508 Contemporary Management Practice.