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Alberta Health Services (AHS) is the largest integrated healthcare system in Canada. This presentation will showcase the use of visual analytics to measure financial, operational, staffing, risk, project performance and employee satisfaction in the AHS IT department with 2000+ employees and $ 500 M in annual spend. Key solutions developed will be presented with lessons learned while creating a team, ingesting data from 90+ systems, and delivering 50+ analytics solutions in 9 months.
In 2017, there were 687 deaths related to accidental opioid overdose in Alberta. This presentation will also articulate how AHS is deploying visual analytics for crafting and disseminating actionable surveillance information to various stakeholders and partners, to enable a coordinated response to the opioid crisis in Alberta with measurable impact.