Accounting practices and principles are at the heart of a manager’s role. To understand the needs of operating a department, it is necessary to understand the importance of accounting in identifying operational needs.
Review the Annualizing Staff worksheet.
Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you identify the role of the health care manager and compare productive and nonproductive time. Consider the following: •How are costs tied to staffing? •What is the difference between the annualized method and the scheduled-position method? •Why annualize staffing? •What is the benefit of recording productive and nonproductive time, if anything?
Cite at least 2 sources other than your textbook. Format your paper according to APA guidelines.