Monthly Archives: May 2012

The final frontier? – ACM, BPM, CPM, DMS, ECM


First we had CPM, then, somewhat in this order, DMS, BPM, ECM, and more recently, ACM. What are these methodologies, what are their benefits, which ones do you need to manage your business, is there any overlap across the methodologies … Continue reading

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The Juggler


Too much to do, too many options,  how to prioritize? If this sounds like your average workday, the reality is your organization has finite resources, and there always will be options, so how do you rationalize spending time on one … Continue reading

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Haste makes waste


Don’t be in a rush to select a BPMs product . . . . First your client needs a consultant (internal or outsourced) to help them set up a mind map, then develop/improve the corporate strategy and then, only, do … Continue reading

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Coming soon to a place near you !


In healthcare, the long standing presumption has been that the patient has received an almost exclusive focus (i.e. fix this problem and the rest will take care of itself). It’s easy to understand how that has worked in a Fee-For-Service … Continue reading

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Medicare and Medicaid Programs: Electronic Health Record Incentive Program-Stage 2


The comment period for “Electronic Health Record Incentive Program-Stage 2” closes Monday. If you have not yet read CMS-2012-0022-0001, now is  the time. Civerex displays an active interest in evolving EHR technology and I am reproducing below a copy of … Continue reading

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Beware of Geeks Bearing Gifts


I admit to gadget addiction.  The latest catastrophe is a gyro-operated camera stabilizer manufactured by Ken Labs. Do not visit their web site ! – you will want one too and end up being out of pocket $4,000 or more. … Continue reading

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Adaptive Case Management Earned Value Matrix Model


Adaptive Case Management (ACM) practitioners have a need to periodically assess progress toward Case Goals/Objectives at individual Cases. In an environment where tasks are part of a workflow that has a start and an end, it is fairly easy to … Continue reading

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