Essentials of Cost Accounting for Health Care Organizations, Third Edition is a comprehensive text that applies the tools and techniques of cost accounting to the health services field. It is an essential tool for all professionals who need to deal with the challenges of managing health facilities in a difficult economic environment. The third edition has an increased emphasis on managed care as well as a new computer-based component. It has been thoroughly revised to reflect the recent changes in Medicare/Medicaid and includes an all new chapter on activity-based costing.
Professor Emeritus of Public and Health Administration, Accounting, and Financial Management, Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York University, New York, New York Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, The University of North Carolina at Pembroke, Pembroke, North Carolina Executive Director, Resource Group, Ltd.