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overview William E. Golden, M.D. is Professor of Medicine and Public Health at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences where he served as director of the division of general internal medicine for nearly 20 years. He is currently the Medical Director, Arkansas Office of Health Information Technology. For the past decade, he was Medical Director of Arkansas Medicaid and was the lead clinician for the program's Payment Improvement Initiative which has received a $42 million CMS payment reform testing grant from CMMI. In this role, he has shaped the design and implementation of over a dozen clinical episodes and a statewide Patient Centered Medical Home program. He is also directed Arkansas Medicaid's hospital pay for performance program which reduced early elective deliveries over 90%. Previously, he served for 16 years as Vice President for Clinical Quality of the Arkansas Foundation for Medical Care for which he has designed numerous statewide quality improvement for Medicare and Medicaid. He is currently a member of the NQF Appeals Committee. A past member of the HCP-LAN Guiding Committee, he co-chaired a workgroup that released a white paper for alternative payment mechanisms for primary care that foretold the CMS model of Primary Care First. A past Chair the Board of Regents of the American College of Physicians, Dr. Golden served on the Board of Directors of the National Quality Forum from 2001-2004 and was President of the American Health Quality Association from 1997-2000. He has been a methodologist member of the AMA Physician Consortium for Performance Measurement for over a decade. Among his awards and recognitions, he received the national James Q. Cannon award for physician leadership in clinical quality improvement (2001), Mastership in the American College of Physicians (2008), the Alfred Stengel Memorial Award for service to the American College of Physicians (2011), and UAMS Public Health School Award for Leadership in Public Health (2014).

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Academic Article Access to spacers and peak flow meters among medicaid patients with asthma.
Academic Article CMS releases new standards for community-acquired pneumonia.
Academic Article Low Pap smear rates leave women at risk.
Academic Article Antibiotic prescribing in Arkansas: compliance with national standards varies widely.
Academic Article A new Arkansas resource for pediatric mental health.
Academic Article Locations and outcomes of premature births in Arkansas.
Academic Article Arkansas health care payment improvement initiative: overview and the role of quality measures.
Academic Article Building the medical home: after-hours access.
Academic Article Use of atypical antipsychotic medications in children.
Academic Article Improving health care for Medicare patients: AFMC renews contract and focus.
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Academic Article Evaluating prenatal care in Arkansas.
Academic Article Second national "report card". Arkansas' clinical performance still needs improvement.
Academic Article Asthma treatment in Arkansas: improved use of anti-inflammatory drugs benefits patients.
Academic Article Guidelines for chlamydia screening made feasible by new tests.
Academic Article Reducing failure rates: system changes lead to better care.
Academic Article Earn CME credit for outpatient quality improvement projects.
Academic Article Asthma in Arkansas: anti-inflammatory use grows, but performance still a concern.
Academic Article Managing hemophilia: safer, more effective but expensive.
Academic Article Sickle cell syndromes: misdiagnosis can affect treatment.
Academic Article Intensive participation accelerates clinical improvement. AFMC consultation achieves high satisfaction scores.
Academic Article Medicare's 'appropriate care measures' raise quality expectations. Reporting of ACM's focus on overall care.
Academic Article Anxiety management in Arkansas: benzodiazepine prescribing varies dramatically by region.
Academic Article ADHD remains clinical challenge: data indicate need for closer follow-up of treated children.
Academic Article Toward better control of hypertension: targeting patient compliance.
Academic Article Benchmarking to high performers drives effective improvement.
Academic Article Reducing C-section rates in low-risk, first-time pregnancies.
Academic Article Managing Hemophilia
Academic Article Diagnosis and treatment of pseudomembranous colitis
Academic Article Intensive participation accelerates clinical improvement
Academic Article Beta-blocker treatment following acute myocardial infraction: an effective but underutilized intervention
Academic Article Guidelines for Chlamydia Screening
Academic Article Medicare Part D and Medication Menagement in the Elderly
Academic Article Use of Atypical Antipsychotics in Children
Academic Article Emerging evidence leads to new guidelines
Academic Article Perioperative blood transfusion project
Academic Article Asthma Treatment in Arkansas
Academic Article ADHD Remains a Clinical Challenge
Academic Article Measuring Efficiency in Health Care
Academic Article The role of international normalized ration (INR) in clinical practice
Academic Article Arkansas' inpatient performance improves
Academic Article Arkansas health care payment improvement initiative: overview and the rold of quality measures
Academic Article The relationship of episiotomy and third and fourth degree lacerations
Academic Article Public Reporting of Nursing Home Data
Academic Article Patient- centered efforts shaping the culture of health care
Academic Article Improving Health Care for Medicare Patients
Academic Article Improving Asthma Care in Arkansas
Academic Article Managing diabetes mellitus
Academic Article Managing Anxiety
Academic Article New approaches (guest editorial)
Academic Article Hypertension and Asthma
Academic Article Unique Partnership: The Arkansas College of Pharmacy and the Arkansas QIO
Academic Article Newborn screening improvements in Arkansas.
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