Course: Economics in health service

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Course title Economics in health service
Course code KOPA/EKOZW
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 1
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Kalábová Lenka, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Health care establishment, system of medical institutions, internal organization of medical establishment Business corporations, forms of businesses. Financing health service, essential economic terms Economy and quality of health care. Marketing in Health service Legislation of economy field of health service Single-entry book-keeping

Learning activities and teaching methods
Learning outcomes
The subject acquaints students with a system of health insurance,a list of procedures and a valid legislation for payments of provided care.It further informs about business activities in health service and economic aspects of this kind of business.Students obtain orientation in legislation in an economic field of health service and social care,and they will be able to handle the basics of simple accountancy and documentation administration and dokument processing for health insurance companies.
Students will be orienated in legislaturefrom economical feild of health and social service, they will manage basics of single-entry book-keeping and documents leading and managing documents for health insurance company.
Conditional subject was not determined

Assessment methods and criteria
Credits: seminary essay, check test
Recommended literature
  • Gladkij, I. Management ve zdravotnictví. 1.vyd. Brno: Computer Press, 2003. 380 s. ISBN 80-7226-996-8. 2003.
  • KUNZ, V. Ekonomika pro střední školy. Ostrava: Morago, 1999..
  • TRUNEČEK, J. Management v informační společnosti. 1. vyd. Praha: VŠE, 1998. 223 s..
  • WAN, T.T.H. Analýza a vyhodnocování systémů zdravotní péče. Olomouc: VLTP, 1998. 254 s..

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Health Studies General Nurse (A09) Health service 3 Summer