Prerequisites: Financial accounting course or knowledge
Description: Introduction to finance ratios, forecasting methods, capital structure theory, and risk-return analysis. Case-based application of these concepts using several different approaches to valuing a business. Exercises to determine the value of the investment, analyze current financial conditions, and forecast performance based on different variables are utilized.
HMP631: Health Insurance and Payment Systems
Both Executive Masters and Residential
Winter term(s) for Executive Masters and residential students;
3 credit hour(s) for Executive Masters and residential students;
Description: This course examines the conceptual and management frameworks for financing health care services through insurance, contracting and managed care. It analyzes past and current research on the formulation of payment techniques and the impact of reimbursement methods on consumers, providers, payers and society.