Dollars and sense (CORE)  (online, facilitated)
  • Dollars and sense (CORE)  (online, facilitated)

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This product is available to CMA Members* and other practicing physicians.

An automatic 20% discount has been applied for CMA physician members (50% discount for resident members).

Learn how to resolve healthcare’s fundamental economic dilemmas.

TYPE: Online, facilitated
DURATION: 6 weeks

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In this course, you’ll learn about the fundamental economic principles that are shaping our healthcare system. You’ll find out how to analyze and interpret financial statements, identify high-performing hospitals and determine the real costs of care alternatives. Using real-life examples, you’ll be challenged to make appropriate decisions and determine the optimal action when demand exceeds availability — a reality in healthcare today.

This course can be customized and delivered in-house at your organization, meeting or conference to physicians and/or interdisciplinary teams. Contact us at to find out more.


You’ll learn about:

  • Economic evaluation and accounting principles when making decisions.
  • Financial decision-making that maximizes quality of care in times of scarcity and competing alternatives.
  • The interaction of ethics, autonomy and allocation in health care.

*Not available to student members.

This product is available to CMA Members* and other practicing physicians.

Dollars and sense (CORE) (online, facilitated) - is currently on backorder. You may still purchase now though and we'll ship as soon as more become available.