Life Cycle of a Provider

Please keep in mind this was one of many drafts I did for the process but it serves well to show the level of detail I put into my writing. It is now an old procedure and has no HIPPA violations as Minnie Mouse, Mickey Mouse House and Acme are NOT real but were used frequently as test records in the database system. Please also note that DS3 is no longer used by the State of Alaska as well. Yes, it is very long (80… Continue reading

M4 (Mass Mail Merge Macro)

M4 (Mass Mail Merge Macro)

This mass mail merge tool was developed for the Remediation process for Compliance. A few rules for use: It will ONLY (currently) work from a user’s desktop and it has to have the code modified to include said user’s id The macro code is commented to include what to leave alone and what can be modified or has to be modified. These instructions were originally written for the Remediation process but can be used for any send or BCC address and any user. The PDF… Continue reading

My Doll Business

I get a lot of questions and funny looks when I mention that my small business which was started in 1995 is focused solely on dolls. You see my original college major was Fashion Design and I focused on dolls as they are fun and easy to make a wide variety of garments for. When I talk about the size range I get more incredulous looks since the smallest doll I have and have actually designed, drafted and sewn for is a 1/2″ baby doll…. Continue reading

Things I can do would anyone like to learn how I do them?

Most people know something about computers but only the basics. I know how to do a wide variety of things and what I think are stupid little tricks could be great tools for someone else. Screenshot tutorial Programming languages Process development and documentation Email distro lists Report building in excel Excel macros Quick parts for a group Combining reports and presenting final data Form design or development or editing Writing business needs document Projects plan SharePoint troubleshooting Website design and development Presenting options for a… Continue reading

Search Tool Business Document 7-2013

Search Tool Business Document 7-2013 When we had a change of regulations in 2013, that prompted a big change in our database, which in turn broke a few things including a web based interactive search tool. This was the business document I was asked to develop upon my discovery of the broken tool. It not only fixed the issue, it added some improved functionality that the division had wanted for a couple years. Update: The changes to the Provider Search Tool are complete and can be… Continue reading