Let's Talk Informatics: Analytics and Quality Improvement: A Key Connection

The presentation will highlight the key role that analytics can and should play in driving quality improvement initiatives.

About this Event

~From Nova Scotia Health Authority (Clinical) Information Management and Technology~

Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA) is pleased to welcome Matthew Murphy as the guest speaker for the next NSHA Information Management & Technology Let's Talk Informatics presentation: Analytics and Quality Improvement: A Key Connection.

This session will highlight the key role that analytics can and should play in driving quality improvement initiatives. It will highlight how effectively deployed organizational analytics is the first step in identifying where to focus limited quality improvement resources.

About the Presenter

Matt is the Director of Performance, Analytics and Accountability with Nova Scotia Health Authority. He holds a Master’s of Applied Health Service Research from Dalhousie University, is a Certified Health Executive with the Canadian College of Health Leaders and is completing the EXTRA Fellowship Program with the Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement. Matt also sits on the Board of Directors for the RK MacDonald Nursing Home in Antigonish, is a Mentor with the School of Health Administration and a coach in the Nova Scotia Micro Research Program. His key professional interests lie in evidence-based decision making, and driving quality improvement within the healthcare environment.

Ways to Attend this Session

• In person: QEII Health Sciences Centre, Bethune Building, Ballroom

• On-line via Skype (please click "Skype" to join)

• Teleconference: 902-453-3481 / Conference ID: 49483

About Let's Talk Informatics

Let's Talk Informatics is a monthly Informatics Grand Rounds series dedicated to exploring the use of information technology in health care to transform patient care and drive clinical outcomes. The series is approved by Digital Health Canada as a Continuing Education Provider enabling participants to claim 1CE hour for each presentation attended. It is also certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Nova Scotia Chapter for one Mainpro+ credit by providing content aimed at improving computer skills as applied to learning and access to information.

The Let's Talk Informatics website has moved to a new location - https://www.cdha.nshealth.ca/education-learning/lets-talk-informatics. Please update your bookmarks. Questions? Email letstalkinformatics@nshealth.ca

We hope you can attend!

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Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 7:30pm - 8:30pm

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Bethune Building, Bethune Ballroom @ the QEII Health Sciences Centre
1276 South Park Street
Halifax, NS B3H 2Y9