Nee business and finance help to review financial statements of two health care companies

Nov 30th, 2015
Anonymous
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Business Finance
Price: $70 USD

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Assignment 2: Source of Revenue: Review of Financial Statements

Download and review the financial statements of Ascension Health, a nonprofit, religious-based healthcare system, from 
http://www.ascensionhealth.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article
&id=45&Itemid=160
.

Download and review the financial statements of HCA Holdings, Inc., a for-profit healthcare system. You can find the financial statements on one the many sites where such information is available, such as Zacks Investment Research or MarketWatch. Search the site with HCA Holdings' ticker symbol ("HCA") and then look for the "Financial" tab or section when you come to the site’s HCA Holdings page.

Part I

Review the companies' balance sheets, statements of income/operations, and statements of cash flows. Identify and describe five similarities and five differences between the two companies' financial statements.

Part II

After analyzing the statements, respond to the following:

  1. You have reviewed information on three financial statements for two respective organizations. In what way is each statement useful? Which statement seems to you most useful?
  2. If, due to time constraints, your organization could only prepare one financial statement, which one—balance sheet, statement of income, or statement of cash flow—would you recommend? Why?
By Tuesday, December 1, 2015, submit your 2–3-page


Assignment 2 Grading Criteria

Maximum Points

Described five similarities and five differences between the two organizations’ financial statements.

80

Compared statements and identified usefulness of each. Selected one statement as the most useful and justified your choice.

50

Explained which financial statement you would recommend an organization prepares first over others and why.

50

Presented a structured document free of spelling and grammatical errors.

10

Properly cited sources using APA format.

10

Total

200


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