$1.00 Health Financail management
A. Healthcare Finance" Please respond to the following:
•Analyze the structure of the finance function with health services organizations and make at least one recommendation for improvement. Explain your rationale.
•From the e-Activity, determine the most significant regulatory or legal issue to the health services industry. Provide specific examples to support your response.
B. "The Financial Environment" Please respond to the following:
•Assess the different types of business organization and forms of ownership to determine which best serves the needs of the organization, the community, and the patients. Explain your rationale.
•Determine how the health care reforms enacted in 2009 and 2010 will impact health care providers, with a special focus on the ways in which health care providers are reimbursed. Provide specific examples to support your response.
C."The Income Statement and Statement of Changes in Equity" Please respond to the following:
•Imagine you are the financial manager of a health care organization with which you are at least slightly familiar. Determine whether you would use cash or accrual accounting and why. Be sure to address revenue recognition and matching principles in your response.
•Analyze all factors involved in creating and interpreting the income statement and statement of changes in equity to determine which factor(s) is / are the most important for the majority of stakeholders. Explain your rationale.
D."The Balance Sheet and Statement of Cash" Please respond to the following:
•Analyze the three primary interrelationships between the balance sheet and the income statement to determine which is the most useful to financial analysts. Explain your rationale.
•Assess the structure and content of statement of cash flows and make at least one recommendation for improvement. Explain how your improvement would make a difference in financial reporting and analysis.