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Using Subject Matter Experts for State Self-Assessments Can Provide Major Benefits by Tabatha Anderson

To streamline processes and ensure proper management, it’s very beneficial to have an outside vendor perform a state’s Medicaid Information Technology Architecture (MITA) State Self-Assessment (SS-A), compile documents, and track information. A MITA subject matter expert (SME) will make unbiased recommendations based on documentation received by the state. Sometimes when an assessment is done in-house, [...]

By | 2019-08-20T08:16:57+00:00 August 21st, 2019|Categories: netlogx Noodles, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Using Subject Matter Experts for State Self-Assessments Can Provide Major Benefits by Tabatha Anderson

Business Process Management for the Next Generation of Workers by Tara Morse

A traditional work background usually means someone gives you tasks to complete, and you do them, figuring out your own process along the way. The more I have engaged in business process management (BPM), the more value I see in it, making workers more efficient with their time, especially when dealing with large populations where [...]

By | 2019-08-20T08:08:20+00:00 August 20th, 2019|Categories: netlogx Noodles, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Business Process Management for the Next Generation of Workers by Tara Morse

How to Avoid Procurement Protests by Tyler Fosnaugh

Many organizations are required to conduct a formal procurement process to satisfy various laws and organizational policies. This can include state and local governments, public health organizations, non-profit organizations, quasi-governmental agencies, and even some private sector companies. The impetus for conducting a formal procurement is often well-intended, whether it’s to provide vendors with a fair [...]

By | 2019-08-19T11:56:43+00:00 August 19th, 2019|Categories: netlogx Noodles, Uncategorized|Comments Off on How to Avoid Procurement Protests by Tyler Fosnaugh

The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports by Niquita Stephenson

If “The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports” is nowhere in sight on your bucket list, it should be. The Kentucky Derby is a horse race held annually in Louisville, Kentucky, on the first Saturday in May and this year I had the opportunity to cross this one off the bucket list and attend. It’s [...]

By | 2019-08-16T07:31:15+00:00 August 16th, 2019|Categories: netlogx Noodles, Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports by Niquita Stephenson

Interview with Madelyn Harris, netlogx Consultant

What brings you joy? I think just human interaction, I like spending time with my friends and family and connecting with them. What are you most afraid of? I think dying young or one of my loved ones dying suddenly. What would you like to learn? I’d like to learn how to play golf. Who [...]

By | 2019-08-16T06:48:26+00:00 August 16th, 2019|Categories: netlogx Noodles, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Interview with Madelyn Harris, netlogx Consultant

Managing Programs Through Change by Nick McNeer

At the onset of any organizational change initiative, it’s crucial to understand the nuanced differences between project and program management. For changes that affect an entire company to be completed promptly and with shareholder approval, a multitude of related projects need to be executed for the entire program to be a success. It’s common for [...]

By | 2019-08-16T06:43:03+00:00 August 16th, 2019|Categories: netlogx Noodles, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Managing Programs Through Change by Nick McNeer

The Things New Program Managers Should Know by Joel Gutzki

Program Management is a critical piece of the work that netlogx does. It’s incredibly beneficial to have a unified vision for your projects and goals as they relate to long-term organizational strategy. Within a program, the time allotted for planning resources, processes, and communication is standardized, opening the door for relevant communication and less troubleshooting. [...]

By | 2019-08-16T06:31:02+00:00 August 16th, 2019|Categories: netlogx Noodles, Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Things New Program Managers Should Know by Joel Gutzki

Staffing and Scope: Two Major Differences Between Program and Project Management by Tyler Fosnaugh

Most people have had at least a cursory introduction to project management. Maybe you’ve planned a wedding or built a house or even just completed some sort of project at your job. According to the Project Management Institute (PMI), a project is a temporary endeavor undertaken to create a unique product, service, or result, with [...]

By | 2019-08-16T06:21:04+00:00 August 16th, 2019|Categories: netlogx Noodles, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Staffing and Scope: Two Major Differences Between Program and Project Management by Tyler Fosnaugh

Naval Ship Captain or a Naval Fleet Commander by Tara Morse

Just as a project manager coordinates activities on a project, a program manager coordinates activity across multiple projects. Does that mean that a program manager is a project manager’s supervisor? The answer is no. A program manager typically has the purview of executive-level decision-makers, with the purpose of orchestrating the delivery of multiple projects in [...]

By | 2019-08-16T06:13:11+00:00 August 16th, 2019|Categories: netlogx Noodles, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Naval Ship Captain or a Naval Fleet Commander by Tara Morse

Have Fun and Go Run by Andrew Powers

If you’re like me, you’ve probably neglected your New Year’s resolution fitness goals of 2019, but are looking for ways to dive right in. With recent enhancements to the netlogx Wellness Reimbursement program, our options have greatly expanded for reimbursable wellness-related purchases. Unfortunately, I didn’t see golfing accessories on the list of acceptable items, so, [...]

By | 2019-08-16T06:07:05+00:00 August 16th, 2019|Categories: netlogx Noodles, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Have Fun and Go Run by Andrew Powers