News

October 23, 2018

Panel management is a process of proactively managing a defined population of patients, using EMR data to identify and respond to patients’ chronic and preventative care needs. To help doctors and their teams implement and sustain panel management, the GPSC has developed... read more

October 03, 2018

As part of their move towards patient medical homes, doctors are making improvements to their practices to better provide data-informed care.

One of the ways doctors can make improvements is to optimize their EMRs. This can help doctors and their practice teams:... read more

July 09, 2018

The GPSC is developing a new Panel Development Incentive to compensate doctors for the time and effort required to improve the accuracy and quality of patient data. This incentive will enhance supports for panel management, which include in-practice coaching and EMR-... read more

July 06, 2018

Improved panel management enables family doctors to understand both the patients they are taking care of, and what those patients need. The concept is simple: better information about patients leads to better care for patients. Accurate and optimized patient data is... read more

June 27, 2018

The Comox Valley is one of the first five BC communities to receive funding to link patient medical homes (PMHs) with specialist services and community resources to create primary care networks (PCNs) that will connect patients with the care they need, when... read more