Community paramedic leverages physician contributions to CED in Netcare
October 2021Ronda Ryder was at a long-term care facility when she was asked to see an unscheduled patient who had fallen and felt faint. Read more to find out how the AHS community paramedic used the Community Encounter Digest in Netcare to learn of the patient’s relationship to her PCN physician and was able to provide follow up calls that supported the patient getting the care she needed.
More than a thousand Alberta physicians now live on CII/CPAR
Today over half a million Albertans have a Community Encounter Digest in their Netcare record. The program continues to break ground.
Planning in unpredictable times rather than reacting
In a time with high unpredictability, CII/CPAR can bring some planning and predictable work to the provider and team. More than one thousand community physicians now have their EMR integrated with in over 230 clinics across Alberta
Bridging Communication Barriers for Patients
At his Calgary family practice, many of Dr. Barney Truong’s patients are immigrants who do not speak English. Language barriers are challenging for patients and medical professionals, and Dr. Truong is acutely aware of the information gaps in our health care system that can result from these challenges.
Read more to find out how participating in CII/CPAR can help overcome communication barriers.
Are you a PS Suite user?
You can sign up right now for the Community Information Integration/Central Patient Attachment Registry program. There are already 12 clinics using PS Suite that are live, and another 11 clinics in progress to implement CII/CPAR and connect their clinic EMR to the rest of the health system.
Are you an Accuro user?
If so, you can sign up for CII/CPAR There are already over 120 providers in 20+ clinics using Accuro that are fully live and another 145 in 25 clinics in progress to implement CII/CPAR and connect their clinic EMR to the rest of the health system.
Are you a Med Access user?
If so, you can sign up for CII/CPAR. There are already 373 physicians in 70 clinics using Med Access that are fully live and another 150 physicians in 32 clinics in progress to implement CII/CPAR and connect their clinic EMR to the rest of the health system.
Are you a Wolf user?
If so, you can sign up for CII/CPAR. There are already 189 physicians in 40 clinics using Wolf that are fully live and another 108 physicians in 23 clinics in progress to implement CII/CPAR and connect their clinic EMR to the rest of the health system.
Are you a Healthquest user?
If so, Microquest Healthquest EMR has a straightforward implementation of CII/CPAR. “Healthquest users will experience a fast and easy implementation”, according to Michael McDermott, Project Director, Community Information Integration at Alberta Health.
Alberta Netcare becoming more informed with community information
The number of community physicians sharing select information from their community EMR with Alberta Netcare grows weekly.
Improving the Patient Experience - CII/CPAR eNotification leads to better outcome during COVID-19
For Edmonton family physician Dr. Janet Craig, eNotifications from Community Information Integration/Central Patient Attachment Registry (CII/CPAR) have proven to have potentially life-saving impacts.
New Year - New Progress on the CII/CPAR initiative
Growing participation in Community Information Integration and the Central Patient Attachment Registry (CII/CPAR) is making a difference to continuity of care for Albertans.
Finding answers - How Community Encounter Digest information helped stabilize an ICU patient
A young woman is admitted to hospital suffering a hemorrhagic stroke. She is quickly operated on but following surgery hospital staff are puzzled when the woman’s blood pressure remains very high.
Read more to find out how a CED helped hospital staff find the answers they needed.
Some good news for continuity of care in 2020!
The Community Information Integration/Central Patient Attachment Registry program is connecting community providers with the rest of the health system through Alberta Netcare and it has exceeded some exciting milestones.
A physician's experience with CII/CPAR Integration
For one family doctor, signing on for the Community Information Integration/Central Patient Attachment Registry initiative (CII/CPAR) offered too many advantages to ignore. Learn about his experience.
An update from the Interim Chair of the CSRSC
A letter to PCNs from the Interim Chair of the Continuity Supports Rollout Steering Committee
eNotifications: How a simple check-in can impact patient care
An eNotification delivered through the CII/CPAR initiative can lead to better care coordination and an improved patient outcome.
Babies ARE us!
How a family physician who provides maternity care, through participation in CII/CPAR was able to quickly get two patients the care they needed.
HQCA Evaluators Formative Report on CII/CPAR
Technology for continuity and integration continues to advance in Alberta.
Closing the loop
How eNotifications are making major differences in patient care
Community Specialist consult report
Report supports emergency care for cardiac patient.
Continuity Success Stories
Podcast highlights from a specialist and primary care physicians using CII/CPAR.
Read the full CII/CPAR statistics report