5 Approaches to Staged Learning

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In an earlier post, we touched on the five approaches to  Staged Learning. These are classroom training, eLearning, Social learning, coaching, and collaborative learning. Classroom Training Most of us are pretty familiar with classroom training. Typically an instructor stands at the front of the room and clicks through a variety of PowerPoint slides while the students sit there and wonder how …

Tales of Data Champions: Curiosity and Determination Revealed the Flint, Michigan Water Crisis

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At the end of the day, health systems, hospitals, and medical groups need to have good margins to stay in business. Historically, this has been monitored and managed by the financial arms of the business that focus on service volume, market share, and optimizing contracts with payers. But the pundits are predicting that as value-based reimbursement moves forward, the number …

Teaching to Busy Professionals

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Out with old, in with the new I read an article recently on Facilitating Adult Learning. There was no date on the article, but it cited references from 2002 thru 2008. In 2008 I probably would have agreed with this article. But this is 2016, and many things have changed. Not only hairstyles and attitudes (shout out to Timbuk 3 …

I love the smell of knowledge in the morning!

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Recently I found myself searching for a picture to accompany a recent post about the importance of understanding data. In searching our library of graphics for the term “understanding” and “comprehending”, I wasn’t happy with the results. So I tried “knowledge”. There were over 24,000 results returned, but the vast majority of them had a person reading a book. This …