Innovation

At Healthcare Educators’ Conference, “A Culture of Performance Improvement in Practice”

Culture of Performance Improvement in Practice

The new administration has introduced uncertainty into healthcare education. CME and other forms of continuing education in the health professions have been influenced by the Affordable Care Act (“Obamacare”), and with expected changes to that legislation, educational practitioners naturally wonder about the effects on their field. Specifically, the ACA’s drive toward quality of care has […]

How Medicare Payment Changes Will Drive Performance Improvement

MACRA and MIPS

On October 14, 2016, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the final rule for the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA). MACRA was officially signed into law on April 16, 2015 in order to make significant adjustments to how Medicare pays for physician services. Importantly for our purposes at Managing eLearning, […]

Population Health and CME

population health and cme

Part I of the Population Health series introduced the concept of Population Health (PH) and how PH is being applied in healthcare. We’re interested in how Population Health can have an impact on the professional development of medical professionals. Currently, the data needed for Population Health is most likely to be found in EHRs maintained by health providers and, […]

xAPI Camp: Medical Case Studies

xAPI Medical Case Studies

I attended the xAPI Camp in Chicago on Friday, September 16, 2016 to learn about use cases in the medical community for xAPI. I was particularly interested because my company, Web Courseworks, will be speaking with the American College of Chest Physicians on November 15th at DevLearn.  xAPI and the Learning Record Store is the […]