NURS 764 - Advanced Management of Financial Resources (3)

This course provides the DNP student with tools to critically analyze the principles of finance and fiscal management in healthcare systems. Economic issues that affect healthcare systems and patient care delivery will be analyzed. Financial reports and statements will be used to analyze the profitability and fiscal stability of organizations. Students will participate in all aspects of the budgeting process. Forecasting techniques and research will be used to evaluate the effectiveness of financial management strategies. The influence of global trends on the healthcare delivery system will be discussed.