HSAM4200-L1 Budgeting/Financial Accounting (Spring 2022)

Course Details

Section will be taught totally online with no scheduled class meetings. Students must arrange for daily access to a computer and the Internet prior to the start of classes. Robert Morris labs are to be used only as a backup in special situations and may not be relied upon for extended periods of time. In addition to the Internet link, online classes have a large emphasis on email. All messages from the instructor and other information regarding online classes, including user ids, passwords, and login instructions will be sent to your Robert Morris University email account. Visit http://rmu.blackboard.com/ for more information.
Session, Dates: 2 (01/08/2022 - 03/04/2022)
Time: -
Location: Internet/Online
Seats Available: 17 Seats
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course will provide an overview of financial control for entry level health service administrators. Students will develop a basic understanding of accounting practices and policies used in health care organizations, how firms develop and modify budgets, and how health service organizations maintain financial accountability. The course will provide instruction on how resources are allocated within organizations and how managers optimize resources for their area of responsibility. A practice-oriented, pragmatic approach is used in this course.

Prerequisite: HSAM2500 3 Credits

About the Instructor(s)

Victoria L. Barnosky, Ph.D.
Part-Time Faculty
Health Services Administration Program

412-397-6832 phone
Scaife Hall 009