Running head: Managing Staff
Accounting practices and principles are at the heart of a manager’s role. To understand the needs of operating a department, it is necessary to understand the importance of accounting in identifying operational needs.
Review the Associate Level Material: Annualizing Staffing worksheet.
Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper, identifying the role of the health care manager, comparing productive and nonproductive time. Consider the following:
· How are costs tied to staffing?
· What is the difference between the annualized method and the scheduled-position method?
· Why annualize staffing?
· What is the benefit of recording productive and nonproductive time, if at all?
Cite at least two sources other than your text.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.