Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2019 Why medical tourists choose Turkey as a medical tourism destination?Journal of Hospitality and Tourism Insights2019
2019 Patient Engagement Functionalities in US Hospitals: Is Early Adoption Associated with Financial Performance?Journal of Healthcare Management2019
2019 A Data Warehouse of Health Services Administration Related Databases (in review)Communications of the Association for Information Systems2019
2019 Investigating the Triad of Health Informatics, Quality and Safety, and Simulation: A Qualitative Systematic Review of the Literature (2nd review)Health Systems Journal2019
2019 Reduction in Hospitals' Readmission Rates: Role of Hospital-Based Skilled Nursing FacilitiesINQUIRY: The Journal of Health Care Organization, Provision, and Financing.  56. 2019
2018 Examining the association between educational attainment and life expectancy in MENA region: A panel data analysisInternational Journal of Health Planning and Management.  33:e1124-e1136. 2018
2018 Predicting graft survival among kidney transplant recipients: A Bayesian decision support modelDecision Support Systems.  106:97-109. 2018
2018 The Impact of Hospital Competition on Strategies and Outcomes of Hospitals: A Systematic Review of the U.S. Hospitals 1996-2016Journal of Health Care Finance.  23-42. 2018
2018 Illuminating informatics: Tracking the journey of electronic health data through health information systemsJournal of Ahima // American Health Information Management Association.  89:40-43. 2018
2018 Longitudinal analysis of high-technology medical services and hospital financial performanceHealth Care Management Review.  43:2-11. 2018
2018 Patient perceptions of servicescape in healthcare: A systematic review of the literatureJournal of Healthcare Management.  63:94-104. 2018
2018 Tracking Journey of Electronic Health Data through Health Information SystemsJournal of Ahima // American Health Information Management Association.  01:40-44. 2018
2017 Exploring the Association between Quality and Financial Performance in U.S. Hospitals: A Systematic ReviewJournal of Health Care Finance2017
2017 Text-mining analysis of mHealth research.Mhealth.  3:53. 2017
2016 Organizational and Environmental Factors Associated with Hospital Financial Performance: A Systematic ReviewJournal of Healthcare Finance.  43:13-37. 2016
2015 The Effects of High Fidelity Simulation on Nursing Students’ Perceptions and Self-Efficacy of Obstetric SkillsInternational Archives of Nursing and Healthcare.  1. 2015
2014 Technological innovations and hospital performance: a systematic review of the literatureInnovation and Entrepreneurship in Health.  13-13. 2014
2013 A Review of Evidence Based Design in Healthcare from Resource-Based PerspectiveJournal of Management Policy and Practice.  14:19-36. 2013
Does Transparency Affect Hospital Care Outcomes: A Systematic Review of the Literature.Advances in Health Care Management (Under Review)

Research Overview

  • Health Care Economics; Health Care Finance; Revenue Cycle Management; Health Care Management; Research Methods; Statistics; Data Analytics; Data/Text Mining; Predictive Models of Liver Transplants; Process and Quality Performance Measures; Risk Prediction;
  • Teaching Overview

  • Revenue Cycle Management (Graduate)
    Statistics for Managers (Undergraduate)
    Economics for Healthcare Managers (Undergraduate)
    Ethics for Health Care Professionals (Undergraduate)
    Accounting and Finance for Healthcare (Undergraduate)
    Seminar in Research Methods (Doctorate)
    Research Ethics (Graduate)

    Focus: Co-created an active learning experience with online and classroom students, developed curricular resources to enhance student engagement during lectures, designed activities such as "Flying you Healthcare Facility" exercise to enhance student engagement and improve critical thinking skills, utilized case studies, simulation and real life applications to achieve a memorable learning experience
  • Teaching Activities

  • HCM316 - Accounting and Finance for HC (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • HCM316 - Accounting and Finance for HC (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • HCM402 - Economics for HC Managers (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • HCM402 - Economics for HC Managers (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • HCM402 - Economics for HC Managers (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • HCM402 - Economics for HC Managers (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • HCM316 - Accounting and Finance for HC (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • HCM316 - Accounting and Finance for HC (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • HCM316 - Accounting and Finance for HC (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HCM316 - Accounting and Finance for HC (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HCM402 - Economics for HC Managers (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HCM402 - Economics for HC Managers (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HI695 - Indep Study Health Informatics (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HCM402 - Economics for HC Managers (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • HCM402 - Economics for HC Managers (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • HA624 - Revenue Cycle Management (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HCM316 - Accounting and Finance for HC (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HCM316 - Accounting and Finance for HC (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HCM316 - Accounting and Finance for HC (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • HCM316 - Accounting and Finance for HC (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • HCM402 - Economics for HC Managers (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • HCM402 - Economics for HC Managers (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • HCM402 - Economics for HC Managers (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • HCM402 - Economics for HC Managers (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • HA624 - Revenue Cycle Management (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • HRP410 - Honors Project (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • HCM402 - Economics for HC Managers (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HCM402 - Economics for HC Managers (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HCM402 - Economics for HC Managers (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • HCM402 - Economics for HC Managers (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • HA624 - Revenue Cycle Management (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • HCM402 - Economics for HC Managers (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • HCM402 - Economics for HC Managers (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • HCM415 - Ethics for HC Professionals (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • HCM415 - Ethics for HC Professionals (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • HCM402 - Economics for HC Managers (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • HCM402 - Economics for HC Managers (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • HCM415 - Ethics for HC Professionals (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • HA624 - Revenue Cycle Management (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • HCM360 - Statistics for Managers (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • HCM360 - Statistics for Managers (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • HCM402 - Economics for HC Managers (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • HCM402 - Economics for HC Managers (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • HCM415 - Ethics for HC Professionals (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • HCM415 - Ethics for HC Professionals (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • AHS360 - Statistics for Managers (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • AHS360 - Statistics for Managers (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • AHS402 - Economics for Healthcare Mgrs (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • AHS402 - Economics for Healthcare Mgrs (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • AHS415 - Ethics for the Health Prof (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • AHS415 - Ethics for the Health Prof (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • AHS415 - Ethics for the Health Prof (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Health / Health Care Administration / Management, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2013
  • Bachelor of Business, 2004
  • Master of Business in Finance and Financial Management Services, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2004
  • Full Name

  • Ferhat Zengul