Courses & Units

Activity-Based Funding, Casemix and Data Quality BAA734

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Essay; report and online discussion.

Introduction

This unit will enable you to critically evaluate casemix and activity-based funding systems used in Australian and internationally. You will examine the theory and practice related to clinical classification, diagnosis-related groups, costings and other casemix approaches to enable them to undertake performance and clinical variation analysis. The value of quality processes are explored, including the ethical and legal issues. You will have opportunities to hear from experts across Australia and participate in industry case studies and analysis.

Summary

Unit name Activity-Based Funding, Casemix and Data Quality
Unit code BAA734
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Tasmanian School of Business & Economics (TSBE)
TSBE
Discipline Australian Institute of Health Service Management
Coordinator

Dr Kerryn Butler-Henderson

Teaching staff

Dr Kerryn Butler-Henderson

Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
2 061399

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Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Weekly seminar

Assessment

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Textbooks

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