MN 513 Unit 3 Discussion
Discussion Topic 1: Accounting, Financial Statements, and Cost: Who Makes This Stuff Up?
Learning about the principles behind the accounting department and financial statements is an important part of the role of the nurse executive at all levels. Discuss the following topics, identifying the key concepts behind each topic:
- How does a healthcare organization handle bad debt versus charity care?
- What kind of information is contained in the notes of a financial statement?
- Does patient volume have an impact on the cost per patient of care provided by a healthcare organization?
- Question descriptionDiscussion question: write 2 paragraphs with at least one reference
Now that you have completed a series of assignments that have led you into the active project planning and development stage for your project, briefly describe your proposed solution to address the problem, issue, suggestion, initiative, or educational need and how it has changed since you first envisioned it. What led to your current perspective and direction?
MLA format – 300 words minimum