TITLE

Practical accounting for eye programmes: an introduction

AUTHOR(S)
Philippin, Heiko; Hess, Richard
PUB. DATE
January 2014
SOURCE
Canadian Horse Annual;2014, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the financial management of British eye care programmes. It presents definitions of several terms related to accounting including cost centres, which include the outpatient department, outreach department and operating theatre, ledger book and double entry. It also mentions accounting issues related to donor-funded projects including reporting funds separately and dealing with different currencies accurately.
ACCESSION #
93453581

 

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