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Financial Management for Nurse Managers, Fourth Edition
Merging the Heart with the Dollar

Author(s): J. Michael Leger, PhD, MBA, RN, Assistant Professor, University of Texas Medical Branch School of Nursing
  • ISBN-13: 9781284127256
  • Paperback    750 pages      © 2018
  • Will Publish: 8/1/2017
Price: $99.95 US List
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Financial Management for Nurse Managers: Merging the Heart with the Dollar, Fourth Edition is an indispensable resource that focuses on the financial management issues faced by nurse managers. Ideal for students, professionals, chief nursing officers, and those in nurse administrator roles, it examines the financial impact of administrative and management decisions across hospitals and healthcare organizations.

Completely updated and revised, the Fourth Edition is divided into three parts:

  • Healthcare, the Economy, and Value-Based Purchasing
  • Budget Principles
  • Financial Strategies and Accounting Issues

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Part  I  Healthcare, the Economy and Value-Based Purchasing
Chapter  1  How We Got to Where We Are
Chapter  2  Healthcare Stakeholders: Consumers, Providers, Payers, Suppliers, and Regulators
Chapter  3  Microeconomics in the Hospital Firm: Competition, Regulation, the Profit Motive, and Patient Care
Chapter  4  Providing Patient Value While Achieving Quality, Safety, and Cost Effectiveness
Part  II  Budget Principles
Chapter  5  Budgeting
Chapter  6  Budget Development and Evaluation
Chapter  7  Budget Variances
Chapter  8  Comparing Reimbursements with Costs of Services Provided
Part  III  Financial Strategies and Accounting Issues
Chapter  9  Strategic Management: Facing the Future with Confidence
Chapter  10  Financial Strategies
Chapter  11  Accounting for Healthcare Entities
Chapter  12  Financial Analysis: Improving Your Decision Making

J. Michael Leger, PhD, MBA, RN-Assistant Professor, University of Texas Medical Branch School of Nursing

J. Michael Leger, PhD, MBA, RN, Assistant Professor, UTMB School of Nursing