Tips & Tricks

9 Apr

Measure Details and Codes in HDC Discover

2024-04-09T16:39:40-07:00April 9, 2024|Tips & Tricks|

In HDC Discover, a comprehensive approach is taken to provide insights into various measures through the QI Panel. For those seeking detailed information about specific measures, accessing the Single Measure View Page is key. This page offers a consolidated perspective on both the data and the associated measure metadata. Information on the Single Measure View Page is conveniently organized into [...]

14 Mar

Collaborating within HDC Discover: Sharing vs Group Membership

2024-03-15T16:30:17-07:00March 14, 2024|Tips & Tricks|

In the realm of healthcare, the journey towards progress is often paved with collaborative efforts and data-driven insights. Harnessing the power of aggregated data not only empowers individual practitioners but also fosters a culture of shared learning and cohesiveness within the healthcare community. The HDC Discover application embodies this spirit of collaboration and information-sharing through two key features: Sharing and [...]

12 Feb

Introducing the new Stacked Bar Graph

2024-02-12T09:49:52-08:00February 12, 2024|Tips & Tricks|

Users now have an option to visualize measure results using our new Stacked Bar graph. This type of visualization is particularly useful when dealing with measures that include multiple segments or ranges, enabling users to discern patterns and trends at a glance. The advantages of using a Stacked Bar Graph are in its ability to provide a clear visual representation [...]

8 Jan

Exploring the Single Measure View

2024-01-08T12:48:13-08:00January 8, 2024|Tips & Tricks|

If you're looking to delve deeper into the measures featured in the QI Panel, the Single Measure View offers a detailed exploration. This view aims to provide a consolidated overview of both the measure graph and its relevant metadata, enabling a larger view as you analyze or compare trends with your peers.   Let's take a walkthrough using the example of [...]

6 Dec

Adding your PSP coach to the clinic

2023-12-06T09:20:39-08:00December 6, 2023|Tips & Tricks|

Upon successful registration of your clinic with HDC, you can now invite members, internal or external to your organization, in couple of easy steps. This is particularly advantageous when extending invitations to physician peer mentors or PSP (Practice Support Program) coaches, as they already possess active accounts within the HDC application. Rather than creating a new account, linking them to [...]

14 Nov

Understanding the ‘N of 5’ Rule: How your clinic contributes to your community’s health profile in HDC Discover

2023-11-14T09:19:03-08:00November 14, 2023|Tips & Tricks|

The HDC Discover application ensures secure access to aggregated clinical data, ensuring privacy by transforming patient information into statistical analysis. The 'N of 5' rule is a critical safeguard for the protection of physician privacy. Essentially, this rule specifies that groups should be comprised of at least five members (whether they are individuals or clinics), in order for the aggregated [...]

5 Oct

Understanding Domains in HDC Discover

2023-10-05T11:49:17-07:00October 5, 2023|Tips & Tricks, Uncategorized|

HDC Discover's domains represent distinct groups of measures within the application. These domains can be easily accessed by navigating to the QI Panel and locating the square buttons at the top of the page. They are neatly categorized into three sections: "My Favourites," which serves as a repository for your preferred measures; "Measure Domains," where you can access diverse measures [...]

6 Sep

Deeper Dive into Bar Charts

2023-09-06T09:53:11-07:00September 6, 2023|Tips & Tricks|

Bar charts are a valuable tool for comparing values for specific measures across various data sources such as providers, clinics, divisions, or geographic areas, all at a single point in time. They provide a clear and concise means of conveying complex data in a visually digestible format.   Accessing Bar Charts:  Navigate to the QI Panel: Access the QI Panel, where [...]

1 Aug

Deeper Dive into Line Charts

2023-08-01T10:04:54-07:00August 1, 2023|Tips & Tricks, Uncategorized|

Line Charts, also known as Run Charts, are valuable tools for visualizing data over time, especially when engaging in improvement initiatives. This graph format provides a clear view of the data before implementing any changes, enabling you to observe progress as improvements are made. Additionally, like bar charts, hovering your mouse over the Line Chart will display the raw numbers [...]

5 Jul

Deeper Dive into Distribution Charts

2023-07-05T10:52:58-07:00July 5, 2023|Tips & Tricks|

The distribution chart format presents your organization's data in comparison to all other clinics within your HDC Discover application. If your organization has established sharing relationships, commonly known as 'shares,' with other clinics, you will be able to observe how your organization compares to those specific clinics. However, if you currently do not have any active sharing relationships in place, [...]