HSA-5175 Health Care Finance Assignment 2

HSA-5175 Health Care Finance Assignment 2 Critical Reflection Paper: Chapters 3, 4 & 5 Objective: To critically reflect your understanding of the readings and your ability to apply them to your Health care Setting. ASSIGNMENT GUIDELINES (10%): Students will critically analyze the readings from Chapter 3, 4 & 5 in your textbook. This assignment is designed to help you review, critique, and apply the readings to your Health Care setting as well as become the foundation for all of your remaining assignments. You need to read the article (in the additional weekly reading resources localize in the Syllabus and also in the Lectures link) assigned for week 1 and develop a 2-3-page paper reflecting your understanding and ability to apply the readings to your Health Care Setting. Each paper must be typewritten with 12-point font and double-spaced with standard margins. Follow APA style 7thedition format when referring to the selected articles and include a reference page. Similarity safeAssign is required. EACH PAPER SHOULD INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING: 1. Introduction (25%) Provide...
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Write two (2) paragraphs explaining what you learned and your experience/reflexion from watching the videos.

Students, this assignment consists on: 1). Watch the Videos below and 2). Write two (2) paragraphs explaining what you learned and your experience/reflexion from watching the videos. 3). Student may watch the Series of "Babies" on Netflix (if the student prefers) to complete this assignment. https://youtu.be/0gAsdEUNUJY https://youtu.be/WH9ZJu4wRUE https://youtu.be/fKyljukBE70 ...
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Run the t-Test: Two-Sample Assuming Unequal Variances for the Data File Golf (Chapter 10) using the video How to Add Excel’s Data Analysis ToolPak (Links to an external site.) for assistance.

Step 2: Do: Run the t-Test: Two-Sample Assuming Unequal Variances for the Data File Golf (Chapter 10) using the video How to Add Excel's Data Analysis ToolPak (Links to an external site.) for assistance. In a managerial report, use the methods of hypothesis testing to Formulate and present the rationale for a hypothesis test that Par could use to compare the driving distances of the current and new golf balls. Analyze the data to provide the hypothesis testing conclusion. What is the p-value for your test? What is your recommendation for Par, Inc.? Provide descriptive statistical summaries of the data for each model. Explain what the 95% confidence interval is for the population mean driving distance of each model, and explain what the 95% confidence interval is for the difference between the means of the two populations. Discuss whether you see a need for larger sample sizes and more testing with the golf balls. Step 3: Discuss Based on your hypothesis testing conclusion, what are your...
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Managing Organizational Communication

Managing Organizational Communication Communication is a vital management component to any organization. Whether the purpose is to update employees on new policies, to prepare for a weather disaster, to ensure safety throughout the organization or to listen to the attitudes. To be successful, organizations should have comprehensive policies and strategies for communicating. The impact of effective communication Effective communication may contribute to organizational success in many ways. It: · Builds employee morale, satisfaction and engagement. · Helps employees understand terms and conditions of their employment and drives their commitment and loyalty. · Educates employees on the merits of remaining union-free (if that is the organization's goal). · Gives employees a voice—an increasingly meaningful component of improving employees' satisfaction with their employer. · Helps to lessen the chances for misunderstandings and potentially reduces grievances and lawsuits. · Improves processes and procedures and ultimately creates greater efficiencies and reduces costs. The impact of ineffective communication Ineffective communication may increase the chances for misunderstandings, damage relationships, break trust, and increase anger and hostility. Ineffective...
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A common example is an employer restricting the use of social media both with the content shared by employees and access to social media through work computers. 

Primary Response: Within the Discussion Board area, write 200–250 words that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas. For this Discussion Board, please complete the following: This week you will learn about Social Media and the liabilities and risks from a legal perspective. Social media is defined as electronic communication (including the Internet or network systems) where participants communicate and share ideas, information, personal messages and other content (i.e., music or videos). A common example is an employer restricting the use of social media both with the content shared by employees and access to social media through work computers. Jamal works from home almost every day and decides to log into his social media platform on his work computer. He comments and likes some posts and pictures while logged in. The HR handbook states that employees are not allowed to...
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Why is the concept of time value of money important in the corporate context?

Why is the concept of time value of money important in the corporate context? Justify your answer. A complete post includes an explanation supported by examples and a minimum of 2 research sources. Your post must be substantive and demonstrate insight gained from the course material. A substantial post accomplishes one or more of the following: discusses the application of time value of money in the corporate setting offers additional research or examples, in support of the original answer describes implications of the time value of money concept for capital project financing compares and contrasts management practices in relation to corporate funds [Your initial post should be at least 450+ words and in APA format (including Times New Roman with font size 12 and double spaced). Post the actual body of your paper in the discussion thread then attach a Word version of the paper for APA review]...
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HERSHEY FOODS CORPORATION: BITTER TIMES IN A SWEET PLACE

This case was prepared by Sean Carr (MBA ’03) and Gustavo Rodriguez (MBA ’03), under the supervision of Professors Kenneth M. Eades, Chris Muscarella (Penn State University), and Samuel C. Weaver (Lehigh University). It was written as a basis for class discussion rather than to illustrate effective or ineffective handling of an administrative situation. Copyright 2004 by the University of Virginia Darden School Foundation, Charlottesville, VA. All rights reserved. To order copies, send an e-mail to sales@dardenbusinesspublishing.com. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, used in a spreadsheet, or transmitted in any form or by any means—electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise—without the permission of the Darden School Foundation. HERSHEY FOODS CORPORATION: BITTER TIMES IN A SWEET PLACE Hershey’s chocolate. Like baseball and apple pie, it was an American icon. So when Hershey’s largest shareholder proposed selling the company in early 2002, the residents of Hershey, Pennsylvania, the state attorney general, legislators, and current and former Hershey employees reacted...
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Select a Fortune 500 company or another company you are familiar with. Consider pharmaceuticals, computer hardware, retail, or automotive industries for your selection. I

Select a Fortune 500 company or another company you are familiar with. Consider pharmaceuticals, computer hardware, retail, or automotive industries for your selection. If you choose a company that is not in the Fortune 500, ensure that enough financial information and key performance indicator results are available to complete the assignment. Imagine your manager has asked you to help with a presentation on the company’s financial performance at the company’s annual meeting. Research financial information and key performance indicators for the company. Create a 10- to 16-slide presentation for investors to assess the company’s financial growth and sustainability. Identify key performance indicators for the company you selected, including the following: The company and its ticker symbol Cash flow from operations Price-to-earnings ratio Stock dividends and the yield, if any Earnings per share ratio Revenue estimates for the next 12 months Revenue from the previous 3 years Statement of cash flows and identify net cash from operating, investing, and financing activities over the past 3 years Average trade volume. Current...
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Explain the major financial ratios and financial cycles, debt ratio, debt to equity ratio, return on assets, return on equity, current ratio, quick ratio, inventory turnover, days in inventory, accounts receivable turnover

Question: Please answer each of the following questions in detail and provide in-text citations in support of your argument. Include examples whenever applicable. 1. Explain the major financial ratios and financial cycles, debt ratio, debt to equity ratio, return on assets, return on equity, current ratio, quick ratio, inventory turnover, days in inventory, accounts receivable turnover, accounts receivable cycle in days, accounts payable turnover, accounts payable cycle in days, earnings per share (EPS), price to earnings ratio (P/E), and cash conversion cycle (CCC) and state the significance of each for financial management. Include examples based on a hypothetical balance sheet and income statement. 2. Can CCC be negative? If so, what does it indicate? 3. Explain working capital and its significance. Evaluate working capital in your example given in part “a” of this DQ2.   Note: 1. Define the words in your own words. Do not directly quote from the textbook. 2. Need to write at least 2 paragraphs 3. Need to include the information from the textbook as the...
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Maintaining the Loyalty of Stakeholders

Maintaining the Loyalty of Stakeholders To maintain political, governmental, staff, and patient loyalty, the healthcare organization must provide a sense of organizational stability and view of the legislative landscape. You have researched and investigated the need to align both public opinion with staff trust. The political landscape is the basis for healthcare policy, guidance, state, local, and community support (both fiscal and legal) engaging in political trade-offs to stabilize the healthcare industry (such as in the cost, pharmaceuticals, insurance premiums, and organizational ROI in the healthcare industry). Healthcare organizations must provide the necessary guidance and advocacy for stakeholders in the setting of both state and federal legislature as a voice of reason, authority, and integrity. Provide information on the following: Research a policy associated with the Affordable Care Act in Georgia that may affect healthcare reform and/or the way health care is provided in the chosen state. Describe the policy and who wrote and/or promoted the policy legislature (provide statistical data). What are the...
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