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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""> Gabrielle Campbell [mailto:gcampbell@aamc.org]
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<b>Sent:</b> Thursday, May 15, 2014 2:25 PM<br>
<b>To:</b> standards@medbiq.org<br>
<b>Cc:</b> Valerie Smothers<br>
<b>Subject:</b> MedBiquitous Performance Framework for Review<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">The MedBiquitous Performance Framework draft specification is ready for your review and comment as part of the MedBiquitous standards development process.<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">The Performance Framework specification provides a data structure that allows one to represent expected levels of performance related to a competency in a standard format.
 This structure may be referenced from other specifications to enable the exchange of data based on those performance scales, including learner assessment data.<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">The Performance schema and specifications are available for download from:<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">The Standards Committee is charged with guiding specifications through the process of creating official ANSI standards and voting on the standards. The Standards Committee
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">Please gather comments from within your organization and submit those comments through this email list by June 14.
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">Following the comment period and our work to address and resolve comments, we will initiate public review and balloting of the specifications. We will also begin the review
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"">Thanks to all those Standards Committee members who have participated in the working groups that drafted the specifications, and thanks to all of you for your continued participation
 in developing common standards to advance healthcare education and competence assessment.<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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