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On February 1st, 2016, Market Expert was updated with a new look and feel, as well as some usability enhancements. In this course, we'll walk through all of those changes so we know what's different and how it will effect our experience.
Navigating Market Expert and Finding the Help You Need (suggested for new users)
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This on-site training is offered on a regular and recurring basis at two of the Truven Health Analytics office locations in: Franklin, TN (south of Nashville) and Chicago, IL. Please check the registration page for upcoming dates and times scheduled.
Don't see a date/location that fits your needs or requirements? Contact your CSM or the Provider Training Team (TruvenHealthProviderTraining@truvenhealth.com) to discuss other options.
Two days. Day 1: 8:30 am to 4:00 pm. Day 2: 8:30 am to 2:00 pm. All times local (central)
The objectives of this course are to provide you with the basic knowledge necessary to navigate the Market Expert platform, a general understanding of the application sets and applications in Market Expert and a brief experience using the modules and applying the information to a business situation. To achieve these objectives, we explain the principal data sources and how those data sources are combined to produce the various reports in Market Expert.
We will cover Demographics Expert, Inpatient Demand Estimates, Outpatient Procedure Estimate, Scenario Forecaster, State Data Analyst, Outpatient Forecaster, Inpatient Forecaster, Household Targeter, Health Status Profiler, and Provider Analyst.
Navigating Market Expert and Finding the Help You Need (suggested for all new users)
This course is designed to get you started with Market Expert so you can support your organization's marketing and planning projects. It is a suggested prerequisite for all other Market Expert courses.
Objectives After completing this course, you will be able to:
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Most users find that the standard output in the Market Expert Excel reports and PivotTables replace the need to write user-defined applications. However, there is a tool in Market Expert — Application Wizard — which allows a user to build customized application sets.
This Advanced Level of Application Wizard is part two in a two part series for those who do need to write user-defined applications for use in Market Expert. In this session we will walk through building a customized user-defined State 3-Year Market Trend PivotTable using multiple queries. Participants will be given access to the training environment to practice what they learn during this session.
Trainees must have attended Part I of the series: Application Wizard: Beginner/Intermediate.
Web Seminar (Live)
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In this one-hour course, participants will learn the underlying Microsoft Access query language used in customized user-defined applications as it relates to Application Wizard. They will also learn how to build complete applications, including run-time prompts, an Access query, and output formatting.
Participants must attend the Beginner/Intermediate Level prior to attending the Advanced Level session. The Beginner/Intermediate Level training session must be completed before gaining access to this tool in Market Expert. This class is intended for Market Expert licensed users who need to build custom user-defined applications. Prerequisites: Prior to attending this class, you must have attended the Introduction to Market Expert classroom training and/or have at least six weeks of experience in actively using Market Expert.
This course will take you through the steps to create a user defined application, add databases and fields, and format results in Market Expert Application Wizard.
After completing this course, you will be able to: • Create a user defined application • Add databases and fields to create a new query • Format the results of an application
To gain access to Application Wizard (if it is not available in your account) please take Application Wizard – Beginner/Intermediate and Application Wizard – Advanced.
This course will take you through the steps to locate a standard application, add a field, exclude normal newborns, and update the format in Market Expert Application Wizard.
After completing this course, you will be able to: • Locate a standard application in Application Wizard • Exclude normal newborns • Add a field to a standard application • Update the formatting on an application
This course is designed for Market Expert users to learn how to create custom clinical product line definitions. It covers editing an existing DRG product line to meet customization needs.
After completing this course, you will be able to: • Describe the Clinical Product Line Editor tool • Identify where the Clinical Product Line Editor is located in Market Expert • Create a customized Clinical Product Line by editing an existing one • Assign Clinical Codes to Product Lines • Save and name the new product line to be used in prompt selections
Designed for users unfamiliar with Pivot Tables, this course gives you a hands on introduction to that functionality within Market Expert
After completing this course, you will be able to: • Manipulate Pivot Tables to meet your needs • Command the Pivot Table Wizard
Description: A selection of states have instituted aggregation rules that limit the level of detail that can be pulled through State Data Analyst. If one of your states has aggregation rules, you will need to use the State Data Aggregation tool in State Data Analyst
An overview of the Ambulatory Surgery Estimate module, its data sources and methodology including the new reform/repeal insights, and a demonstration of several reports.
– Data Sources and Methodolgoy – Differences and derivation from Outpatient Procedure Estimates – Review output
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This course is designed for Market Expert users to learn how to navigate in the module Demographics Expert and use the application sets to apply the information to business situations and identify how results are derived.
After completing this course, you will be able to: • Give an overview of the information contained within Demographics Expert • Find Demographics Expert in Market Expert • Navigate and generate several application sets within the module • Analyze the output
This course will introduce you to the household Targeter and Health Status Profiler modules, detail the source notes and methodology behind the estimates, and explain how to use it to analyze your market.
Inpatient Demand Estimates brings a similar localized rate structure as found in Outpatient Procedure Estimates to the inpatient domain. This training introduces you to the module, the data, and its uses.
An overview of the Insurance Coverage Estimates module, its data sources and methodology including the new reform/repeal insights, and a demonstration of several reports.
Insurance Coverage Estimates Basics
This course is designed for Market Expert users to learn how to navigate in the module Outpatient Forecaster and use the application sets to apply the information to business situations and identify how results are derived.
After completing this course, you will be able to: • Access Outpatient Forecaster in Market Expert • Identify the folder structure within Outpatient Forecaster • Distinguish which folders require you to submit your own facility outpatient data and which ones you can utilize without submitting your own facility outpatient data • Understand the data sources for Outpatient Forecaster • Analyze the output to answer specific business questions using a training scenario.
This course will introduce you to the Outpatient Procedure Estimates Module, detail the methodologies used to derive the estimates, and explain how to use it to analyze your market.
Outpatient Profiles has migrated to Market Expert. In this course, we cover the functions in Market Expert that will aid and improve your outpatient analyses. Much of this course focuses on using Pivot Tables and pivot charts.
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For all Market Expert Users, learn how to use the new ESRI enhanced mapping in Market Expert. Designed to be the second course in our mapping series, this session will let you dive deep into custom formatting -- including custom landmarks, symbols, lines, circles (radii), and fonts.
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Provider Analyst applies a physician supply model to a local or national demand model to derive physician need by specialty. This course covers the different supply and demand models as well as the facility and physician databases.
Scenario Forecaster applies the methodology of Outpatient Procedure Estimates, Inpatient Demand Estimates, and Insurance Coverage estimates, and allows you to manipulate the levers of change. You create new scenarios to see how these levers impact your marketplace together and individually.
Outpatient Procedure Estimates and Inpatient Demand Estimates training will provide greater understanding of the underlying data sources and methodology covered in Scenario Forecaster. Suggested, but not required for viewing.
In this course you will learn how to use Market Expert State Data Analyst to locate and generate some of the State Data Analyst application sets to analyze inpatient information.
After completing this course, you will be able to:
• Identify and create a primary service area • Review Inpatient summary data • Compare market share, market volume and utilization distribution • Project volume and create utilization scenarios • Look at market share for specific groups or facilities • Generate physician market share and practice pattern data* • Conduct a competitive analysis
• Command the Pivot Table Wizard
A selection of states have instituted aggregation rules that limit the level of detail that can be pulled through State Data Analyst. If one of your states has aggregation rules, you will need to use the State Data Aggregation tool in State Data Analyst.
Esri Mapping -- Introduction
For all Market Expert Users, learn how to use the new ESRI enhanced mapping in Market Expert. Designed to be the first course in our mapping series, we cover the basics, including theming and layers. We'll end our session with a beautiful new map.
This is the final course of our 3 part Mapping Training. The multivariate map enhancement allows you to look at multiple variables in a single map.
The initial course in our MDP to ME series, MarketDiscovery users will learn all they need to know to get up and running on Market Expert. This course will cover the basics, including how to build Market Areas, run reports, and maintain folders.
· Mastering the basics, including building Market Areas, running reports, and using the temporary output folder
· Hiking up your tool belt: The Clinical Product Line Editor, Data Transfer Utility, and other tools for maintaining your Market Expert account
· Formatting a completed report with pivot tables, charts, and maps
A walk through the modules in Market Expert that were also available in MarketDiscovery, highlighting what’s new, what’s different, and what’s largely the same as in MarketDiscovery. This course will help you to find the reports you need to meet similar data requests, but it will also show you additional features of these modules that will allow you an even deeper understanding of your marketplace. We will only lightly touch on each module, but there are on-demand courses for every major module in Market Expert. This course will show you how to find and launch those supplemental courses.
· Module keywords: finding the reports you need by navigating through the module folders using specific keywords as your guide
· Running important reports and reviewing the output
Market Discovery users transitioning to Market Expert
· Editing a theme: choosing a different data element, editing ranges, and adjusting colors
· Adding landmarks: applying prebuilt landmarks, adding custom landmarks on the fly, and building a reusable custom landmark tab file.
Market Expert Online/On-Site Customized Training*
If customized online training is what you are looking for, we would be happy to speak with you and create a program that will fulfill your training needs exactly. Some fees may be required for customized offerings. Please contact your Client Services Manager or you can contact the training department at TRV-G-CustomerEdProgDev@truvenhealth.com
*additional fees required for customized training.
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