Introduction to Health Care Finance: The Advocate's Role
This course outlines the fundamental concepts, knowledge, and skills needed to discuss financial aspects of health care such as private insurance, the uninsured, Medicare, Medicaid, and third-party payer systems.
What you can learn.
- Identify financial support resources within large health care organizations
- Understand basic financial principles and applications in health care settings
- Outline how insurance companies and health plans organize themselves to provide various types of reimbursement
- Explore the eligibility requirements and limitations of various government-supported insurance coverage