Version 2.38 of HDC Discover was rolled out to production on March 27, 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? 

  • NEW Planetary Health Measures and Domain – We are introducing a new domain, Planetary Health, that will house the following new measures:
Measure MOIS OSCAR Profile Med Access Med Access – Legacy Wolf
Prescriptions issued for low-carbon inhalers to patients with COPD or Asthma that are being treated with inhalers

·        All ages

·        Age 6-11

·        Age 12-17

·        Age 18+

·        Age 65+

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Patients with Asthma being treated with inhalers prescribed a low-carbon inhaler in the past year

·        All ages

·        Age 6-11

·        Age 12-17

·        Age 18+

·        Age 65+

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Patients with Asthma being treated with inhalers categorized by their inhalers’ carbon emissions

·        Any reliever inhaler and no controller inhaler

·        High-carbon reliever inhaler and high-carbon controller inhaler

·        High-carbon reliever inhaler and low-carbon controller inhaler

·        Low-carbon reliever inhaler and low-carbon controller inhaler

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Patients with COPD being treated with inhalers prescribed a low-carbon inhaler in the past year NEW NEW NEW NEW NEW
Patients prescribed a high-carbon inhaler who do not have Asthma or COPD – age 19+ NEW NEW NEW NEW NEW
Patients prescribed a short-acting bronchodilator in the past year – age 0-2 NEW NEW NEW NEW NEW
Patients with Asthma prescribed 3 or more reliever inhalers in the past year NEW NEW NEW NEW NEW