Required Resources


Davenport, T. H. (Ed). (2014). Analytics in healthcare and the life sciences: Strategies, implementation, methods, and best practices. Upper Saddle River, NJ: International Institute for Analytics, Pearson Publisher. ISBN 13: 9780133407334

· Part IV: Overview of Healthcare Analytics Best Practices Across the Ecosystem. These textbook readings will provide assistance with the CSBI exam and the discussion question by helping the student understand why spreadsheets and databases are useful in presenting best practice analytics.

Web Page

French, T. (2016). How to create a database in Excel (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.. Retrieved from

· This resource provides the basics of how to use Microsoft Excel to create a database for management of critical data and will provide information to assist in the discussion question on database creation.


Healthcare Financial Management Association (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.. (n.d.). Retrieved from

· The Healthcare Financial Management Association is an organization of healthcare finance leaders that builds and supports coalitions with other healthcare associations and industry groups to face the challenges the U.S. healthcare system faces today. This website will provide assistance with your CSBI exam preparation and your assignment. Accessibility Statement does not exist  Privacy Policy (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.