Several queries have been developed to help you use your EMR to create registries of patients who use opioids. They will allow you to identify patients:
As data multiplies, so do the opportunities for sharing and accessing it. We are working with partners across the primary care sector in Ontario to build a "one-stop shop" for primary care reports and reporting tools. Together, we have convened the Ontario Primary Care Reporting Alliance.
Influential Women of Northern Ontario profile published in 2017. Profile in full pasted below. By Influential Women of Northern Ontario
Executive of the Year - Marathon
Improving and demonstrating the value of primary care
AFHTO members are guided by the Starfield Principles – focusing on the relationship with patients and the primary care team’s ability to deliver the care patients value. Its objective is to optimize quality, access and total health system cost of care for patients.
The Primary Care Memory Clinic initiative will expand to 17 more clinics across rural, remote, and underserviced communities in Ontario, including multiple AFHTO members, through the support of the Adopting Research to Improve Care (ARTIC) Program. Dr.
Primary care providers know the importance of following up with their patients after hospitalization. They also know the importance of tracking how well they are doing with that. Read on for a description of a better measure of how the entire team provides follow-up after hospitalization.
People across Ontario and North America are keen to learn about the ground-breaking advances AFHTO members are making to meaningfully measure primary care. AFHTO submitted nine abstracts to four major conferences, and all were accepted. See the slides and posters linked within the descriptions below.
AFHTO Members: Experienced in Building Collaboration Patients First calls for collaboration across subLHIN regions. It also calls for spreading measurement for quality improvement and performance monitoring. AFHTO members’ experience in building QIDS partnerships (about 150 AFHTO member organizations are actively involved) provides a foundation for both these objectives.