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Decision Support

The Decision Support department delivers information and analytical/planning support to operational and clinical areas, including frontline leadership, the Senior Executive Team, the VCH Board and other decision makers at Vancouver Coastal Health.

Decision Support is composed of two primary functional areas: Data Management and Reporting & System Improvement


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Decision Support Projects

We currently have a number of exciting roles available that focus on identifying, developing, implementing and maintaining an innovative response to the information needs of Vancouver Coastal Health.  In any of these roles you will have the opportunity to work on key projects which may include:

Clinical & Systems Transformation – CST – (CERNER implementation)

One of the largest healthcare projects in British Columbia’s history, this is a joint undertaking between three health organizations to complete a large-scale clinical system implementation covering multiple sites and modules.

Decision Support ensures ongoing reporting services at VCH by successfully delivering the Data Analytics component of the project.

Clinical & Systems Transformation Community

Implementation of analytics reporting and business intelligence in the community sector utilizing information from the PARIS information system.

Data Warehousing

Ongoing projects related to the data warehouse including building technical infrastructure such as ETL routines, data quality frameworks/processes, data repositories, OLAP cubes and data visualizations.

System Improvement

Support of operational improvements through the use of advanced analytics, complex modeling & planning/ forecasting and evaluation techniques.

Projects span the healthcare continuum from primary care to surgery and focus on providing information and insight in support of the implementation of our True North strategy.

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