As 2018’s graduates enter the workforce, OntarioMD would like to congratulate everyone and provide a perspective to women considering a career in digital health and health informatics. Our new Women in Digital Health vlog (video blog posts) series highlights women leaders at OntarioMD who chose a career dedicated to digital health with the ultimate goals of improving patient care and making Ontario’s health care system more efficient. They talk about their passion, career paths and provide advice to new grads and women already in the health care sector. Watch the first vlog featuring OntarioMD Chief Executive Officer, Sarah Hutchison.
In this Digital Health Shift vlog, OntarioMD Chief Medical Information Officer Dr. Darren Larsen discusses the need to help physicians move beyond simply focusing on patient care for individuals, toward being able to more easily analyze their entire patient population and proactively those at risk. OntarioMD is focused on improving population-based care through the development of EMR-integrated tools such as our EMR Quality Dashboard proof of concept, which translate EMR data through user-friendly visualization. And, through the ongoing development of our Quality Support Program, we’re providing the support and education physicians need to improve EMR data quality for efficient population-based care.