MMHA6160 week 4 assignment
5.4 General Hospital, a not-for-profit acute care facility, has the following cost structure for its inpatient services:
Fixed costs $10,000,000
Variable cost per inpatient stay $200
Charge (revenue) per inpatient day $1,000
The hospital expects to have a patient load of 15,000 inpatient days next year.
a) Construct the hospital’s base case projected P&I statement
b) What is the hospital’s breakeven point
c) What volume is required to provide a profit of $1,000,000? A profit of $500,000?
d) Now assume that 20 percent of the hospital’s inpatient days come from a manager care plan that wants a 25 percent discount from charges. Should the hospital agree to the discount proposal?
5.5You are considering starting a walk-in clinic. Your financial projections for the first year of operations are as follows:
Revenues (10,000 visits) $400,000
Wages and benefits $220,000
Rent $ 5,000
Depreciation $ 30,000
Utilities $ 2,500
Medical supplies $ 50,000
Administrative supplies $ 10,000
Assume that all costs are fixed, except supply costs, which are variable. Furthermore, assume that the clinic must pay taxes at a 30 percent rate.
a) Construct the clinic’s projected P&L statement.
b) What number of visits is required to break even?