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Evaluating Ambulatory Resident Practice Using an Internet-Based System

Authors: Shammash, Jonathan; Callahan, Mark; Mele, Joseph; Pelzman, Fred

Source: Journal of General Internal Medicine, Volume 15, Number 3, March 2000 , pp. 201-203(3)

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

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Abstract:

To improve faculty participation in providing feedback on resident outpatient practice, we designed and implemented an Internet-based evaluation system. Attending physicians scored residents on 7 questions related to specific practice behaviors, and completed a free-text comment section. Between January and June 1998, 516 evaluations for 107 residents were generated using the Internet-based system, compared with 29 handwritten evaluations for 82 residents between January and June 1997. The number of faculty evaluations was 527 for 121 residents in the second half of 1998. An Internet-based evaluation system can improve faculty compliance with performing evaluations.

Keywords: evaluation; feedback; medical education

Document Type: Research Article

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1525-1497.2000.04039.x

Affiliations: Department of Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York–Presbyterian Hospital–New York Weill Cornell Center, New York, NY

Publication date: March 1, 2000

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