Author Archives: Kate Fagan Taylor

12 Jun

Call for Board of Director Nominations

By Kate Fagan TaylorNews

The Health Data Coalition Board of Directors has up to six upcoming vacancies for physician Directors.   We invite your help inspiring skilled colleagues to apply so members have a strong pool of candidates to vote on in the 2018 election. This is your chance to influence the composition of the Health Data Coalition’s Board

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24 Apr

Announcement: Intrahealth and HDC finalize adaptor development agreement

By Kate Fagan TaylorNews

The Health Data Coalition (HDC) has signed an adaptor development agreement with Intrahealth, a software company that supplies world-class solutions to the Canadian healthcare market. This new adaptor will empower the 700 physicians, across all 35 Divisions of Family Practice, who use Profile, Intrahealth’s electronic medical record (EMR) system, to securely contribute, share and compare

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26 Mar

Team approaches to implementing technology are keys to success

By Kate Fagan TaylorNews

An article by Rosemary Gray, HDC Enrolment and Engagement Manager Canadian Healthcare Technology Magazine| Vol. 23. No. 1 | February 2018 (Pages 16 and 23) Rather than a new eco-adventure, BCHIMPS is the British Columbia Health Information Management Professionals’ Society. They’ve been bringing together BC’s health informatics, IT, IM and clinical leaders for three decades

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15 Mar

Understanding your patient panel

By Kate Fagan TaylorNews

Source: GP Update – Quarterly GPSC Newsletter (Winter Edition) BC family doctors are working to improve services for their patients with the patient medical home (PMH) model of care. As part of their PMH journeys, more than 400 doctors have improved the quality of their patient data using PSP’s new Understanding Your Patient Panel tool. This tool supports

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12 Mar

HDC Membership: Take a Seat at the Table to Support the Collaborative Use of Clinical Data for QI

By Kate Fagan TaylorNews

The Health Data Coalition (HDC) is inviting Division of Family Practice to name your physician representative to the membership of the HDC, a federally incorporated not-for-profit society. Thanks to sponsorship by the General Practice Services Committee (GPSC), divisional membership and use of the HDC application are offered to you at no cost. Between 2011 and

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12 Jan

HDC 1.5.0 Release Notes

By Kate Fagan TaylorRelease Notes

These release notes contain supplemental information about the HDC web application, Version 1.5.0. What’s new? Significant features: Significant system performance improvements have been implemented to improve the speed of the QI Panel, so the pages, indicators, and indicator graphs load more quickly A user account administration export page has been created for system administrators to

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09 Nov

Health Data Coalition expands network with new GPSC funding

By Kate Fagan TaylorNews

The Health Data Coalition (HDC), a physician-led data sharing platform that enables collaborative quality improvement in primary care, has received new funding from the General Services Practices Committee (GPSC). Used by physicians across BC, HDC provides secure access to aggregated clinical data while maintaining patient and physician confidentiality. Primary health care providers enrolled in the

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30 Oct

HDC 1.4.0 Release Notes

By Kate Fagan TaylorRelease Notes

What’s new? Significant features: OSCAR, Intrahealth and Telus clinics will now have a default subscription to the “HDC Base” channel. This channel contains the base set of indicators approved by the HDC’s Clinical Data Stewardship Committee. MOIS clinics will now have a default subscription to the “AMCARE” channel. This channel contains the set of indicators

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26 Oct

Leading the Future of Data-Informed Healthcare

By Kate Fagan TaylorNews

The Health Data Coalition receives $1.623 million in funding from the General Practice Services Committee, to expand its technical platform. The Health Data Coalition (HDC) today announced a three-year commitment from the General Practices Services Committee (GPSC) to invest in the future of data-informed healthcare. HDC is a physician-led data sharing platform that enables collaborative

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