Who Pays for Health?

$99.00

INCLUDED IN MEDICAL BILLING ESSENTIALS PACK

Who do you think should pay for health? Everyone has a different opinion but despite the myriad answers, there are really only two common viewpoints about who should pay and in this course, we will unpack and dissect them both.

1 hour
Online

Description

What is this about?

Who do you think should pay for health? Everyone has a different opinion but despite the myriad answers, there are really only two common viewpoints about who should pay and in this course, we will unpack and dissect them both. We will also take a look at the main drivers which make the health market unique and explore the various funding arrangements for Australia’s health system.

Who wrote this course?

Margaret Faux

Margaret Faux is a Lawyer who specialises in Medicare and Health Insurance Law. She is also a Registered Nurse and has been involved in medical billing for over 30 years. Margaret is the Founder and CEO of an international medical administration company, Synapse Medical Services, which operates one of the largest medical billing services in Australia. She is a published PhD researcher on the topic of Medicare claiming and compliance and is completing her doctorate at the University of Technology. Margaret’s company works in multiple health systems around the world including having been appointed by a Government body in India to advise on a project mapping the legal framework of India’s health system. Margaret is a regular presenter on the topic of Medicare claiming and compliance and the operation of health financing systems, has made numerous appearances on radio to discuss Medicare issues, and is regularly asked to comment in relation to Australian health sector reform. She also contributes regularly to medical media including contributing to Australian Doctor and Medical Observer as well as being a regular contributor to the Croakey Health Blog. Margaret is also a guest lecturer at the University of Technology, Sydney, in the Faculty of Health and her publications are available at this link https://synapsemedical.com.au/news/category/latest-news/

Time Commitment:

1 hour, self-paced

Cost:

$99

Mode of Delivery:

Online

Details

This course is included in Medical Billing Essentials pack.

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What the course covers

Who pays for health is a question that many professionals have difficulty answering. If you are on a mission to change the health system for the benefit of consumers then you should be able to answer this question with confidence. Health system experts of the future will need to have a tight grasp of the concepts covered in this course to present compelling business cases to those who will sign off on funding arrangements. Our short course will explain the unique health market in enough detail to make this possible. It will also give you a comprehensive understanding of the various funding arrangements that make up the Australian health system.

How the course is conducted

This course has been designed to be completely independent and self-paced meaning there is no need for intervention from a trainer.

Assessments

Short Q&A and MCQ.

You are allowed to go back and forth in the courses and re-do quizzes multiple times