Discussion Board 2
Chapters 1 – 4
Answer each of the following questions:
1. How much should healthcare executives know about finance and accounting?
2. Are there any other types of information besides financial that may be useful in making financial decisions?
3. Discuss what the revenue cycle is and the role of coding.
4. Describe factors that influence the financial viability of a healthcare organization and discuss the
major aspects of Medicare benefits.
5. How do legal and regulatory issues shape and define good financial management of an HCO?
Essentials of Healthcare Finance William O. Cleverly and James O. Clevarly Jones and Bartlett, Eighth Edition, 2018ISBN-13: 9781284094633