Referencing Chapters 5 and 6 in the text, and using evidence in your text or
from other sources for support, discuss the three ways to group expenses:
Traditional cost centers, diagnoses/procedures, and care settings.
Compare and contrast the different types of groupings.
Discuss the pros and cons of each. Provide and explain at least two
examples/scenarios in which you would use specific groupings. Justify your
Which type of grouping do you think is better to use for control and
Are there situations/circumstances where certain groupings would be
completely inappropriate? Why? Respond to at least two classmates’ postings. Do
you agree/disagree with your classmates’ opinions? Why or why not? Support your
response in at least 250-300 word post.