Hsm 340 health services finance week 1 discussions, assignment devry
HSM 340 Health Services Finance
Week 1 Discussions and Assignment
Week 1 DQ 1
- Are there any other types of information besides financial that may be useful in making financial decisions?
- Identify the major components of a corporate compliance plan, including the establishment of internal controls relating to the finances of an organization.
- How does legal and regulatory issues shape and define good financial management of a health care organization?
Week 1 DQ 2
a) Discuss the major reimbursement methods used in health care.
b) Discuss the major aspects of Medicare benefits.
c) List some of the important considerations when negotiating a health plan contract.
Week 1 Assignment
Financial Laws and Regulations
Complete an APA formatted 2 page paper (not including the title and reference pages) answering the following questions:
- What are five elements pertaining to the establishment of a false claim under the False Claims Act?
- HIPAA privacy standards were designed to accomplish what three broad objectives? Explain each.
- Stark II laws prohibit physician referrals to entities in which the physician has a financial relationship. What are 10 specific designated health services (DHS) for which referrals by physicians who have financial relationships with the entity providing the DHS are prohibited?
- Discuss the following:
- Qui tam
- HIPAA Privacy Rule
- Compliance programs