Problem Solver

Dennis Wegner

Areas Dennis Wegner is Knowledgeable in:

Clincal Microbiology and Infectious disease diagnosis and treatment, marketing strategies for clinical microbiology reagents and instrumentation

Techniques Dennis Wegner Uses:

Medical literature search engines
Dialogues with colleagues on list serves
Infectious disease textbooks
Phone calls to experts at CDC, the state lab, infectious disease physicians, and others

Dennis Wegner's Problem Solving Skills:

  1. Effective at and enjoy working with people

Dennis Wegner's Problem Solving Experience:

  1. I developed a system of reporting microbiology results on hospital inpatients that resulted in one to two day earlier discharges of patients, saving hundreds of dollars per day per patient.

    I introduced more sensitive culture techniques that improved patient care by increasing sensitivity that also increased Medicare reimbursements

    As consultant, I helped physicians manage patients with complex infectious disease and medical problems several times per week.