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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D">Please remember to cast your vote for the MedBiquitous Competency Framework Specification. We have just two weeks left to accept votes, and we are far short
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D">Best regards,<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D">Valerie<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif"">From:</span></b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif""> standards-bounces@medbiq.org [mailto:standards-bounces@medbiq.org]
<b>On Behalf Of </b>Gabrielle Campbell<br>
<b>Sent:</b> Tuesday, July 10, 2012 2:38 PM<br>
<b>To:</b> standards@medbiq.org<br>
<b>Subject:</b> [Standards] Competency Framework Ballot Initiation<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">In accordance with MedBiquitous' ANSI-accredited process, we require a balloting of specifications so that they may become candidate standards.<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">MedBiquitous Competency Framework Specifications (<a href="http://medbiq.org/sc/CompetencyFramework.zip">http://medbiq.org/sc/CompetencyFramework.zip</a> )<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">Please visit the following web page to cast your vote:<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">If your organization has designated a primary representative and an alternate, only one may cast a vote for the organization. Only voting members may cast a vote; Observer
 votes will not be counted. The Standards committee roster (<a href="http://www.medbiq.org/committees/standardscommittee/roster.html">http://www.medbiq.org/committees/standardscommittee/roster.html</a>) indicates whether your organization is an observer or
 voting member. If you wish to submit a vote in writing or via fax, contact Jody Poet at jpoet1@jhmi.edu.
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">This ballot is open through August 21. The ballot closes August 22 at 1 AM Pacific Time.<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">If you have any questions about the voting process, please contact me or use reply all to reply to this listserv.<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">Thank you for your participation in developing standards for healthcare education and assessment! We will inform the committee of ballot results.<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">Best regards,<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">Gabrielle Campbell<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">Chair, MedBiquitous Standards Committee<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Gabrielle Campbell<br>
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