Medical software programs used in general practice contain clinical data on a patient by patient basis. However, retrieval and analysis of data for entire patient populations for systematic management of patients is difficult.

Capital Health Network supports local general practices by providing tools which can analyse the practice clinical database and present the information in an easy to view and manipulate graphical interface. It allows analyse of both patient care and accuracy of data recorded within the practice’s clinical database.

CAT4 is Australia’s market leader in extracting general practice clinical and billing data.  Initially released to market in 2008, the Clinical Audit Tool (CAT) provides essential population health graphs, charts and reports to best assist practice staff implement and drive process change to improve patient health outcomes.

The Canning Data Extraction tool is capable of extracting data from a variety of the most commonly used GP desktop software (Medical Director 2, Medical Director 3, MedTech32, Best Practice, Medical Spectrum Classic, and PractiX) with more to follow.

If you would like to view a demonstration of these tools please do not hesitate to contact Practice Support on 02 6287 8099.

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