Population Health: MedicalDirector Insights 1.8.3 Release Notes

Changes to NSW KPI Reports

The NSW Ministry of Health has streamlined the number of NSW KPI reports with the following reports either being removed or changed.  

The following list of reports has been removed for the next report period.

 

Aboriginal Health Program Key Performance Indicator – To be Removed

 

The remaining reports have been modified and consolidated and will be listed as reports 1 – 11b

 

Aboriginal Health Program Key Performance Indicator – Modified and Consolidated

KPI 1a and 1b Population Health – Health Checks:

Proportion of regular Aboriginal Clients for whom an MBS Health Assessment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People (MBS Item 715) was claimed within the previous 12 months.

KPI 2 Population Health – Smoking Cessation

 

KPI 3a and 3b Population Health –Healthy Weight

Children above healthy weight - Proportion of regular Aboriginal Clients aged between 2 and 18 years who had their height and weight measured and recorded (on the same occasion) within the last 12 months and the proportion that were above a healthy weight (overweight and obese)

KPI 4a and 4b Population Health –Healthy Weight

Proportion of regular Aboriginal Clients aged 18 years and older who had a weight recorded within the last 12 months and the proportion that were above a healthy weight (overweight and obese)

 

KPI 5 Population Health – Influenza Vaccination

 

Proportion of Aboriginal Clients aged 6 months and older vaccinated against influenza

 

KPI 6 Population Health – Hepatitis B

 

Proportion of regular Aboriginal Clients born before May 2000 who are recorded as ever being tested for Hepatitis B infection

 

KPI 7 Population Health – Hepatitis B

 

Proportion of regular Aboriginal Clients with chronic Hepatitis B infection who have had a HBV DNA viral load and liver function tests in the previous 12 months

 

KPI 8 Population Health – Hepatitis C

 

Proportion of regular Aboriginal Clients aged 18 years and over who have been diagnosed with Hepatitis C, who have received DAA treatment in the last 12 months.

 

KPI 9a and 9b Population Health – STI

 

Proportion of regular Aboriginal Clients aged 15-30 years (inclusive) who were tested for Chlamydia or Gonorrhoea, who received a Syphilis test within the previous 12 months.

 

KPI 10 Population Health – STI / HIV Test

 

The proportion of regular Aboriginal clients aged 15 to 30 who have been tested for chlamydia and/or gonorrhoea in the last 12 months who received a HIV test

 

KPI 11a Mental Health – GP Mental Health Plan

 

Proportion of regular Aboriginal Clients with an identified mental illness/es who have had a GP Mental Health Plan (MBS Item 2700, 2701, 2715 or 2717) claimed within the previous 24 months

 

KPI 11b Mental Health – GP Mental Health Plan Review

Proportion of regular Aboriginal Clients with an identified mental illness/es who have had a GP Mental Health Plan (MBS Item 2700, 2701, 2715 or 2717) claimed within the previous 24 months, but not in the last 12 months, where a review (MBS Item 2712) has been conducted

 

 

PIP QI Patient Consent Opt-In and Opt-Out Now in MD Insights Sidebar

The following functionality indicates whether the patient has decided to opt-out of the Department of Health, Practice Incentive Program Quality Improvement measures. To opt a patient out, select the patient record and from the Insights Sidebar press the ‘Exclude Patient from PIP QI’ button.

Click here to find out more about the Department of Health, Practice Incentive Program Quality Improvement Program.

 

 

nKPI Report Submission Now Supports TLS (Transport Security Layer) 1.2

The Insights submission process has been updated to support the new security changes required by the Department of Health in order to submit your January 2020 nKPI reports. The nKPI report submission has been upgraded to support TLS (Transport security layer) 1.2.

 

 

Removed SNAP- Alcohol report

The Alcohol report has been removed from MedicalDirector Insights 1.8.3 as it is no longer required and has been replaced with AUDIT-C, but the menu option has not been removed in earlier versions.

 

 

 

 

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