Design a Financial Policy
Resources: Appendix A and Figure
15.1 on p. 487 of Medical
Due Date: Day 7
Use critical thinking skills
to complete your final project. These skills include
judgment and applying problem-solving skills and
methods while conducting research.
You will form evaluative decisions and provide your
rationale after considering how you
would design a medical office financial policy.
Decide upon the type of
medical office setting you prefer to research. Focus on
setting as you complete each portion of the final
Complete Part A and Part
Refer to Figure 15.1 on p. 487 of your
textbook, the Internet, and the University
Library as resources. Search for medical office
financial policy advice as well as
Compose an original 750- to 1,050-word medical
office financial policy. Provide a
minimum of three references other than your textbook,
formatted according to APA
guidelines. Include the following components in your
Collection of co-payments, deductibles, and
Arrangements for handling of unpaid
Handling of payments for non-covered
Policies for accepting cash, checks, money
orders, and credit or debit cards
Arrangements for sliding scales and low income
Other pertinent policies you see fit to include
based on your researchÂ
Format your policy similarly to the examples
you see online and in your text, except
yours will include APA-formatted references.
Following the end of your financial policy, add
a separate section reviewing why you
believe your policy is best suited to your selected
type of medical office setting.
Explain and provide support for your rationale in 550
to 700 words. Use a minimum of
one reference to support your explanation and format
your paper according to APA
guidelines. You may use the same reference(s) to
complete the supporting rationale
that you used for the financial policy.
Post your Final
Project as an attachment.