Course Details

Healthcare Financial Management - Part 2: Understanding Case Costing – December 2021

Part 2 of this course will focus on understanding the MIS Guidelines that all Hospitals are required to use to report to the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care in terms of their financial and activity related data (external reporting), how documentation and coding classify patients into categories for costing, and how patient level Case Costing occurs using the MIS Guidelines, Ontario Case Costing Guidelines (OCCI), fiscal hospital trial balance, health records coded and abstracted information, and the hospital’s patient care tracking systems.

Date Learning Hours Non-HHS Fee($) HHS Fee($) CCHL Fee($) Location
2021/12/15 3 0 0 0 Zoom (virtual class)

Date: 15-12-2021 Afternoon

Course Description:

LEADS Domain: Achieve Results

Learning Hours: 2.75

Cost (HHS Staff and Physicians): FREE

Cost (Non-HHS): N/A (Not currently offered to people outside of HHS.  To express interest in attending future offerings, email

Date: Wednesday, December 15, 2021

Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Location: Zoom (virtual class)

Target Audience:

Open to staff and physicians who have completed Healthcare Financial Management Part 1.


At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Know where to find hospital case costing information
  • Interpret hospital case costing information
  • Use the hospital case costing information to:
    • inform and evaluate practice
    • understand variability
    • advocate for improvements to the process to capture technology and best practice changes
    • look for operational efficiencies and improvements

Faculty Team:

Eley Wisniewski, Manager, Coding, Data Quality and Chart Completion, Hamilton Health Sciences
Sarah Bolduc, Manager, Corp. Planning & Analysis, Hamilton Health Sciences
Collin D’Souza, Senior Advisor, Corporate P&A, Hamilton Health Science