Required Texts Gapenski, L. C. (2015). Healthcare finance: an introduction to accounting and financial management. (6th ed.). Chicago: Health Administration Press. ISBN: 978-1567937411. Gapenski Text: Chapters 1 and 2 Weiner, J. (March 2, 2017). Effects of the ACA on Health Care Cost Containment. LDI Health Economist. https://ldi.upenn.edu/sites/default/files/pdf/Effects%20of%20the%20ACA%20on%20Health%20Care%20Cost%20Containment%20-%20PennLDI%20ACA%20Impact%20Series.pdf Outcomes Explain the role of finance within a health care organization. Discuss how financial roles are structured within various types of health care organizations. Explain various third-party payment methods. In 3-4 paragraphs, explain why it is important to study health care finance specifically, versus business finance in general. What is the difference?