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2022-2023 Supplemental Graduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Supplemental Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MHA 5305 - Healthcare Finance & Decision Analysis I

Credits: 3 hrs
This course integrates the important domains of healthcare finance and decision analyis.  In addition to financing of US Healthcare, insurance, and methods of reimbursement, topics addressed include:  financial statements and indicators, operational and capital budgeting, P&L management and variance analysis, utilization and operating expense forecasting, fixed and variable cost estimation, breakeven analysis, and financial corrective action (turnaround) planning.  Decision analysis topics include:  establishing a framework for quantitative decision making, simple deterministic analytics (e.g. rsoruce size decisions, inventory scheduling, task sequencing, and project management (DPM/PERT), and simple stochastic analytics (e.g., recourse size decisions, inventory scheduling revisited and stochastic decision trees).