Febus, S. (2017, May 23). Hospital Finance 101: Understanding the cost of full-service healthcare [Video]. YouTube. Pullman Regional Hospital. This video is 1 hour and 23 minutes in length and provides an overview of why Americans spend a huge amount of money on healthcare each year. High insurance premiums, high deductibles, copays, and other out-of-pocket expenses are just some of the costs associated with health and wellness in the country.
McCarron, T. L., Noseworthy, T., Moffat, K., Wilkinson, G., Zelinsky, S., White, D., Hassay, D., Lorenzetti, D. L., & Marlett, N. J. (2020). A co-designed framework to support and sustain patient and family engagement in health-care decision making. Health Expectations, 23(4), 825. This article does an excellent job of explaining the framework for financial decision-making within healthcare organizations. The healthcare decision-making process constitutes a key component of the improvement and reform of healthcare, which is currently under much critical scrutiny.