Healthcare Operating Budget

Assignment instructions
                                  Healthcare Operating Budget


Imagine you are a clinical manager of a Health Care primary care services and in charge of developing a projected annual operating budget.

Your budgetary figures are as follows:

For fiscal year 2017 and 2018, your clinic received $3 million from the government as fee-for-services reimbursements, as well as $1.1 million from private payers. The clinic has an annual fund-raiser that historically brings in $180,000 and a grants department that brings in $1.2 million annually.

Your chief financial officer (CFO) has provided you with the following annual expenses:

Health Care Annual Expenses:
Annual salaries – $1.5 million
Annual benefits – $ 240,000
Annual rent – $ 960,000
Annual insurance – $ 45,000
Annual depreciation – $ 780,000
Annual overhead – $ 180,000
Annual supplies – $60,000
Using the Health Care Operating Budget template, complete a 12-month operating budget in which you include the net profit (loss)- See attached Template

Write a 2 pages executive summary that explains to the board of directors how you developed the budget and its importance.

Include the following in your summary:

  • Explain the process for creating an operating budget and its importance.
  • Explain how revenues and expenses are grouped for planning and control in the financial statements.
  • Explain the differences between cash and accrual financial systems.





  • 2 pages of executive summary
  • APA 7th style with references within the last 5 years
  • Complete attached Template for 12 months operating budget