Health Finance & Economics

HCMT 320
Description: Students gain a systematic overview of the financial operations of common healthcare organizations, both public and private. They gain knowledge about various financial techniques and tools applied to healthcare settings including revenue stream management, budgeting and resource management allocation, and third party payer management. Students will identify and analyze key issues confronting the financial management of healthcare systems and provide strategies for effective management of these financial challenges. This course will emphasize the intersection and integration of health resources management, both clinical and financial, in improving quality.

Prerequisite: Complete one of these groups: HCMT-210 and MGMT-230 (Financial Systems for Management) OR HCMT-210 and ACCT-130 (Financial Acct.) and ACCT-140-(Managerial Acct.)
Credits: 3

Currently Offered

Course # Days Time Dates Instructor Seats  
Fall
HCMT 320-40 Online Online 08/25/14 - 10/10/14 Lewis 7 Register
Spring
HCMT 320-45 Online Online 03/16/15 - 05/01/15 Staff 6 Register