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Healthcare Credentialing Issues, a Breakdown

Credentialing usually involves gathering information about the physician’s background and qualifications by a formal application that is then verified against information available from reliable sources like the National Practitioner Data Bank or the American Board of Medical Specialties. 270 more words


Base Classes or Interfaces

You want to know when to use base classes versus interfaces.

When defining a set of methods that a group of types should expose, prefer abstract base classes to interfaces. 62 more words


7.16 Deconstructing the design

I had the pleasure of visiting the new Pixar exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago. The exhibit is a teacher’s dream! It showcases the science, technology, engineering and math concepts that go into creating a Pixar movie, in a hands-on, information rich environment. 451 more words

How do I start my class period so I can take attendance and not waste time?

This is a part of the Burning Questions blog series. At the end of each post, you will find resource links and a link to a one-page PDF with the information in the blog — including resources.    644 more words

High School

Naming Derived Classes

What’s the recommended naming convention for derived classes?

The recommended convention is to use a compound name where the second part is equal to the base class’s name. 35 more words


Recommend MaxDop settings for SQL Server

The Microsoft SQL Server max degree of parallelism (MAXDOP) configuration option controls the number of processors that are used for the execution of a query in a parallel plan.

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