The Metropolis Health System has revenue sources from operations, donations, and interest income.The revenue from operations is primarily received for services. MHS groups its revenue first by cost center. Within each cost center the services revenue is then grouped by payer.

1.Set up a worksheet with individual columns across the top for six revenue sources (payers) Medicare ,Medicaid ,other Public Programs ,Patients ,Commercial Insurance and Managed Care Contracts.

2 Certain situations concerning the intensive care unit and the laboratory are described below.

Set up six vertical line items on your worksheet, numbered 1 through 6. Six situations are described below. For eachof the six situations indicate its number 1 through 6 and enter the appropriate cost center either intensive care unit or laboratory. Then place an x in the columns that represent the correct revenue sources for the item. the six situations are 

1 icu stay billed to employees insurance program

2 lab test paid for by an individual

3 pathology work performed foe same state

4 icu stay billed to members health plan

5icu billed for medicare beneficiary

6 series of allergy tests run for eligible medicare beneficiary

 Headings for the work sheet


Medicare   Medicaid Other Public      Patients commercial insurance  Managed Care                                                                                        

1                           Programs                                                                        Contracts







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