Asked on 17 Nov 2017

EXERCISE 2-1 Identifying Direct and Indirect Costs (L02-1] Northwest Hospital is a full-service hospital that provides everything from major surgery and emergency room care to outpatient clinics. Required: For each cost incurred at Northwest Hospital, indicate whether it would most likely be a direct cost or an indirect cost of the specified cost object by placing an X in the appropriate column. Cost Direct Cost Indirect Cost Ex. Catered food served to patients 1. The wages of pediatric nurses 2. Prescription drugs 3. Heating the hospital 4. The salary of the head of pediatrics 5. The salary of the head of pediatrics 6. Hospital chaplain's salary 7. Lab tests by outside contractor 8. Lab tests by outside contractor Cost Object A particular patient The pediatric department A particular patient The pediatric department The pediatric department A particular pediatric patient A particular patient A particular patient A particular department

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