-Analyze the historic trend of the sources of revenue of the health care services.
Research health care services (e.g., preventive screenings and preventive services, wellness programs, diet/food and nutritional services, and long-term care services) offered by non-profit and for-profit health care facilities.
Analyze the historic trend of the sources of revenue of the health care services.
Address the types of new services hospitals and providers have added or put an increased focus on in the last two decades to increase their overall revenue.
Analyze the billing and reimbursement processes of health care services.
Explain how the triangular relationship between patient, insurance company payer, and the health care provider is different than a business transaction in other industries. How does this affect how much and how long it takes for a health care provider to be reimbursed?
Explain the economic impact of non-profit vs. for-profit health care services.
Explain the advantages and disadvantages of being a non-profit health care facility compared to one that is operated for profit.