UT Dallas 2013 Graduate Catalog

HMGT6322 - Healthcare Cost Management and Control

HMGT 6322 Healthcare Cost Management and Control (3 semester hours) Examines how healthcare organizations allocate and report costs and use that information for managerial decision-making. Additional topics include how activity based costing can be used to more accurately determine the true cost of medical services and the use of the balanced scorecard to manage the conflicting imperatives of controlling costs and improving care. Prerequisite: either ACCT 6201 or ACCT 6202. (3-0) T