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Category: Outcomes

SAM.gov Transitioning from DUNS Number to Unique Entity ID

Federal grant applicants must register their organization with the System for Award Management (SAM) on SAM.gov to apply for and receive federal grant money. Organizations registered on SAM.gov are assigned a unique number that is used to identify each applicant. Previously, this number was called the Data Universal Numbering System (DUNS) and was administered by Dun & Bradstreet.

Training Physicians in Population Health Management

Population Health has been discussed previously and is a term, currently, open for discussion, as most hospitals and institutions put forth their own similar, but different, conceptions. The term has nonetheless persisted due to its beneficial impact on these institutions: many of which incorporate Population Health Management (PHM) into their resident’s training and/or their overall operations....

Three Examples of Data-Driven Performance Improvement Within GME

With the recent growth and availability of modern technology, data-driven decision making has become critically important to healthcare organizations across the industry. Leveraging data-based insights to identify opportunities for improvement, implementing appropriate changes for improvement, and monitoring the future effects of those changes is exceptionally valuable. These principles of continuous...

Population Health and Its Management

The implications of resident rotations to a Non-Teaching Hospital affect both the full-time equivalent (FTE) cap building period and Medicare payments of the hospital. These implications are controlled by a number of factors, such as the accreditation status (new or existing) of the Non-Teaching Hospital that is hosting rotating residents. Residents coming from a newly accredited ACGME program can...

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