Reporting Practices and Ethics in Health Care


Find two or three articles that address financial reporting practices and ethical standards in health care finance, including the following topics:

o Generally accepted accounting principles
o Corporate compliance, ethics, or fraud and abuse

• Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper on the financial management of health care organizations, integrating your research articles.

o Include a summary of the four elements of financial management.
o Include a summary of generally accepted accounting practices and general financial ethical standards.
o Provide examples from the articles that reflect ethical standards of conduct and financial reporting practices.
o Explain the significance of each example.

• Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
Notes to the writer: I have attached some article readings that our instructor gave us for this week. You may use all, some or none of these articles. If you will be using other articles from your own database, you must use scholarly sources. Attached are the references for my articles


The health services industry continues to deliver services to patients through various arrangements such insurers, self payers and government programs. However, the institutions need to observe financial health and accounting practices in order to gauge their performance. This is whether such organizations provide for profit or not-for profit health care.