The Case of the Unidentified Healthcare Companies -- 2010
Posted: 9 Apr 2012
Date Written: January 3, 2012
This case presents financial statements and selected ratios for 14 unidentified healthcare organizations and asks that each set of financial information be matched with one of the following healthcare companies: a biotechnology firm, a community nursing company, a distributor (medical), a DME licensee and seller, a DME developer and seller, a home care provider, a hospital (diversified), an insurer, a lab/diagnostic firm, a medical device manufacturer, a nursing home operator, a pharmaceuticals company (branded), a pharmaceuticals company (generics), and a private practice.
Learning Objective: To learn the fundamentals of financial analysis (and financial health) of healthcare organizations by predicting the 14 healthcare firms that are represented by 14 sets of financial statements.
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