Provider Incentives and Activity-Based Costing (ABC)

Discussion postings should be written in standard edited English and should follow APA guidelines. Be sure to support your work with specific in-text citations from this week’s Learning Resources and additional scholarly sources Refer to thePocket Guide to APA Style to ensure that your in-text citations and reference list are correct. Initial postings must be 300–350 words (not including references).

Choose one of the following:

  1. Consider a healthcare organization with which you are familiar, and discuss how do a provider’s incentives differ when the provider moves from a fee-for-service to a capitated environment?
  2. Discus briefly the activity-based costing (ABC) concept and explain how ABC can differ from traditional costing approaches? Consider a healthcare organization with which you are familiar with and it uses ABC model.