News

14 Feb

HDC Discover Version 2.37 Release Notes

2024-02-14T10:48:29-08:00February 14, 2024|News, Release Notes|

Version 2.37 of HDC Discover was rolled out to production on February 13th, 2024.  Please do not hesitate to contact our support email support@hdcbc.ca should you have any questions or comments about any of these changes. What’s New?  We are introducing the following new measures for MOIS, OSCAR, Profile, Med Access and Med Access - Legacy: Measure MOIS OSCAR Profile Med Access [...]

24 Jan

HDC Discover Version 2.36 Release Notes

2024-01-24T10:01:44-08:00January 24, 2024|News, Release Notes|

Version 2.36 of HDC Discover was rolled out to production on January 23rd, 2024.  Please do not hesitate to contact our support email support@hdcbc.ca should you have any questions or comments about any of these changes. What’s New?  We are introducing two new chronic disease prevalence measures listed below for all EMRs: Measure  MOIS  OSCAR  Profile  Med Access  Med Access - Legacy  [...]

17 Nov

HDC Discover Version 2.35 Release Notes

2023-11-17T11:41:44-08:00November 17, 2023|News, Release Notes|

Version 2.35 of HDC Discover was rolled out to production on November 16th., 2023.  Please do not hesitate to contact our support email support@hdcbc.ca should you have any questions or comments about any of these changes. What’s New?  Single Measure Page  The latest update to our platform is the brand-new "Single Measure Page."  This new page is crafted to give our users effortless [...]

9 Nov

HDC Announces Its New Board Chair and Vice-Chair

2023-11-09T15:29:43-08:00November 9, 2023|News|

The Health Data Coalition (HDC) is a physician-led not-for-profit organization whose purpose is to enable data informed healthcare for physicians and the healthcare system.  The HDC is pleased to announce Dr. Omesh Syal as its new Chair of the Board of Directors and Dr. Lawrence Yang as its new Vice-Chair, who will lead the organization to deliver a trusted source [...]

19 Oct

HDC Discover Version 2.34 Release Notes

2023-10-19T14:12:58-07:00October 19, 2023|News, Release Notes|

Version 2.34 of HDC Discover was rolled out to production on October 18th. Please do not hesitate to contact our support email support@hdcbc.ca should you have any questions or comments about any of these changes. What’s New?  New Measures:  We have implemented the following measures that are relevant to the following EMRs:  Measure  MOIS  OSCAR  Profile  Med Access  Med Access - Legacy  [...]

13 Oct

October is Cyber Security Month

2023-10-13T08:35:24-07:00October 13, 2023|News|

In Canada, October is Cyber Security Awareness Month. This internationally recognized campaign helps businesses and the public learn more about the importance of cyber security and staying secure online.   Cyber security monitoring is an ongoing operational activity at HDC. Our architecture and anonymization processes ensure that information about a clinic’s patients is protected to minimize the risks of cyber-attacks or [...]

29 Sep

Breaking Down Silos Through Community Aggregates

2023-10-25T13:46:10-07:00September 29, 2023|Bright Spots, News|

The Fraser Northwest (FNW) Division of Family Practice started an in-person monthly event back in the fall of 2019, that would bring a community specialist together with their members. The “Ask the Expert” series is exactly as it reads – an opportunity for family physicians and nurse practitioners from across the province to ask a specialist their burning questions. These [...]

26 Sep

Welcome 2023 New Board Directors

2023-09-26T19:26:44-07:00September 26, 2023|News|

The Health Data Coalition’s purpose is to enable data informed healthcare for physicians and the healthcare system with a trusted source of community physician data and aggregate measures to improve patient care and population health. I am excited to welcome our new board directors who will help us pursue our vision where community physician data is shared and transformed into [...]

13 Sep

HDC Discover Version 2.33 Release Notes

2023-09-13T10:55:33-07:00September 13, 2023|News, Release Notes|

Version 2.33 of HDC Discover was rolled out to production on September 12th. Please do not hesitate to contact our support email support@hdcbc.ca should you have any questions or comments about any of these changes. Improvements  Sharing Invite Improvements To enhance clarity regarding the two security levels known as 'Context Dependent' and 'Population' and to prevent any potential confusion, we have refined [...]

11 Sep

MD’s Corner: Ch-ch-changes – What’s Going on (with Data)?

2023-09-11T15:35:30-07:00September 11, 2023|MD's Corner, News|

By Dr. Oona Hayes Quality improvement (QI) work and data-driven practice improvement are vital tools that support Joy in Work, lifelong learning and system improvement. Clinician engagement with data-driven practice improvement is also one of the priorities of the Family Practice Services Committee (e.g. panel management). There are calls for “more data” to support health care system change yet moving [...]