Wk 2, hcs 577: comparative summary

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Identify one specific example from each health care financial environment.

Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word summary that compares the financial environments of these three entities (St. Jude, Tampa VA, or American Red Cross). Your summary should:

  • The examples must be specific healthcare examples.
  • Describe the financial structure.
  • Discuss which policies are unique to the financial environment.
  • Discuss which financial management practices are prevalent in the financial environment.
  • Explain why effective financial management is more difficult in health care than in other industries.

Cite at least three (3) peer-reviewed references.

Format your assignment according to APA guidelines.