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Standardized Query Formatting, Joyce K. Kutin Jul 2012

Standardized Query Formatting, Joyce K. Kutin

Joyce K Kutin RN, MSN, MOL

Evolving more than thirty years ago, the Diagnosis Related Groups (DRGs) covers a wide variety of applications that impact all health care segments throughout the United States. The DRGs are a patient classification scheme originally developed as a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats (i.e., casemix) to the costs incurred by the hospitals.

The DRG terminology has experienced evolutionary growth through later generations: Major Comorbidities and Complications (MCC), Comorbidities and Complications (CC) and All Patient Refined Diagnosis Related Groups (APR DRG). This process directly impacts the reimbursement or payment re-distribution by Medicare and Medicaid.

Medicare ...


Notetaking On The Ipad: Evernote, Memo Cordova May 2012

Notetaking On The Ipad: Evernote, Memo Cordova

Jose Guillermo "Memo" Cordova Silva

Presentation to Boise State faculty on the uses and functionality of the Evernote environment.


Book Review: Extending The Dance In Infant And Toddler Caregiving: Enhancing Attachment And Relationships (H. H. Raikes And C. P. Edwardsedwards In Collaboration With L. Gandini). Mcys Child Development Network, Sirene Lim Dec 2011

Book Review: Extending The Dance In Infant And Toddler Caregiving: Enhancing Attachment And Relationships (H. H. Raikes And C. P. Edwardsedwards In Collaboration With L. Gandini). Mcys Child Development Network, Sirene Lim

Sirene Lim

No abstract provided.


Curriculum Materials Collections And Centers: Legacies From The Past, Visions Of The Future, Rita Kohrman Dec 2011

Curriculum Materials Collections And Centers: Legacies From The Past, Visions Of The Future, Rita Kohrman

Rita Kohrman

The history of curriculum materials centers and collections can be traced from the earliest times and must continue to to relevant to the every changing nature of teacher education. This book addresses the past, present, and future conditions of these unique libraries and collections.


Teachers Reclaiming Their Voices In Student Learning And Initiating Their Own Professional Growth: Suggestions For The Obama Administration, Zeynep Isik-Ercan Dec 2011

Teachers Reclaiming Their Voices In Student Learning And Initiating Their Own Professional Growth: Suggestions For The Obama Administration, Zeynep Isik-Ercan

Zeynep Isik-Ercan

No abstract provided.


Assessing Nets-T Performance In Teacher Candidates: Exploring The Wayfind Teacher Assessment, Savilla I. Banister Dec 2011

Assessing Nets-T Performance In Teacher Candidates: Exploring The Wayfind Teacher Assessment, Savilla I. Banister

Savilla I Banister

To effectively integrate digital technologies in K–12 schools, teachers must be provided with undergraduate experiences that strongly support these integration resources and strategies. The National Educational Technology Standards for Teachers (NETS•T) provide a framework for teacher candidates and inservice teachers to identify their accomplishments in this realm. Using the NETS•T to deliver undergraduate teacher education curriculum, and requiring teacher candidates to document their abilities related to the NETS•T can support meaningful development for the candidates. This study examines the use of the Wayfind Teacher Assessment as a tool for determining the proficiencies of teacher candidates in ...


Humane Literacy And Formal Educators, Stephanie Itle-Clark Dec 2011

Humane Literacy And Formal Educators, Stephanie Itle-Clark

Stephanie Itle-Clark, Ed.D., CHES

Formal educators (those with formal education degrees versus informal educators who may work in shelters or nature centers) in the K-12 system are tasked with facilitating academic, character, and social and emotional learning in the classroom. As part of this learning, the teaching of critical thinking revolving around and reinforcement of “kindness . . . care and compassion towards” people, animals, and the environment and the interconnection among the three can work to prevent needless suffering and create community building attitudes (Selby, 1995, p. 7). Based upon knowledge of state mandates involving humane education, the Humane Literacy Coalition (HLC) was formed to study ...


Second Language Acquisition: Selected Topics, Ahlam Alfouaim Dec 2011

Second Language Acquisition: Selected Topics, Ahlam Alfouaim

Ahlam Alfouaim

The article includes a brief discussion of the following topics: Who is better in learning a second language: Kids or Adults. The nature of mistakes in second language acquisition. The issue of Bilingualism.


Teachers Reclaiming Their Voices In Student Learning And Initiating Their Own Professional Growth: Suggestions For The Obama Administration, Zeynep Isik-Ercan Dec 2011

Teachers Reclaiming Their Voices In Student Learning And Initiating Their Own Professional Growth: Suggestions For The Obama Administration, Zeynep Isik-Ercan

Zeynep Isik-Ercan

No abstract provided.


Designing For Problem-Based Learning: A Comparative Study Of Technology Professional Development, Lei Ye, Andrew Walker, Mimi Recker, Brooke Robertshaww, Linda Sellers, Heather Leary Dec 2011

Designing For Problem-Based Learning: A Comparative Study Of Technology Professional Development, Lei Ye, Andrew Walker, Mimi Recker, Brooke Robertshaww, Linda Sellers, Heather Leary

Heather Leary, Ph.D.

No abstract provided.