HSA4170 DISCUSSION 7

Answer each of the following questions (use hypothetical situations if you need too!):

  1. Discuss the difference between privately held companies and public companies.
  2. Define and discuss the Gross Domestic Product (GDP).
  3. Define and discuss what capital structure means.
  4. Recognize four sources of capital.

BONUS:

Answer each of the following questions (use hypothetical situations if you need too!):

  1. Have you ever been involved in the creation of a business plan?  If so, did the plan include all three segments (organizational, marketing, and finance)? If not, why do you think one or more of the segments was missing?  If not, discuss how you would approach creating a business plan and who would be on your team. 
  2. Have you ever attended the formal presentation of a business plan? If so, was it successful in obtaining the desired funding?
  3. Define and discuss health delivery systems.
  4. Define and discuss the area of healthcare finance.