HOW WE HELP

In the 2018/19 activity year, the BAFHT provided a range of programs and services including acute and episodic care, chronic disease management, and health promotion and disease prevention.

HOW WE HELP

In the 2018/19 activity year, the BAFHT provided a range of programs and services including acute and episodic care, chronic disease management, and health promotion and disease prevention.

Allied Healthcare Provider Activity

We strive to bring you the services and programs you need to keep you and your family healthy. On an annual basis, we review how, why, and with what results our patients use the services and programs we offer – so that when their needs change, we can adapt to meet them.
Primary Care
(Patient Visits)*

patient visits in 2018/19

* with a nurse practitioner or physician assistant
Chronic Disease Management

patients served in 2018/19

Promotion / Prevention

patients served in 2018/19

Primary Care
(Patients Served)*

patients served in 2018/19

* with a nurse practitioner or physician assistant

Services + Programs Results at a Glance

BAFHT’s Services + Programs are used by thousands of patients each year. We are pleased to share a brief overview of the annual statistics we gather – so you can see the results and be encouraged to paticipate.
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Foot Care

867 patients received chiropody and foot care services
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Mental Health

622 patients received mental health counselling
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Natal Support

377 patients* received prenatal and/or lactation services
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Nutrition

411 patients received nutritional counselling
* Of which 147 patients received prenatal education and support, and 230 patients received breastfeeding education and support.
Chronic Disease Prevention Program

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of patients increased their weekly amount of physical activity after their initial visit
COPD Activation Program

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of patients had an improved CAT score at the end of the program
Diabetes Program

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of patients had HbA1c testing within previous six months
Medication Reconciliation and Discharge Planning

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of patients had a medication reconciliation completed at discharge from hospital
Memory Clinic

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of patients were considered for coordinated care planning eligibility
Kinesiology Programs

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of patients increased their range of motion
Kinesiology Programs

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of patients reported that their pain had decreased or improved
Respiratory Health Program

%

of patients demonstrated correct inhaler technique
Smoking Cessation Program

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of patients who quit smoking for 3 months or greater

Results of BAFHT Patient Experience Surveys

Patient surveys are an important gauge of your experience with us, and provide valuable feedback to us about our services and programs. In 2018/19, almost 300 surveys were submitted. From those respondents, we learned:

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of patients reported that they are able to get an appointment on the date that they wanted with their Family Physician, Nurse Practitioner or Allied Healthcare Provider
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of patients reported that they Always or Often are involved as much as they want in decisions about their care when seeing their Family Physician, Nurse Practitioner, or Allied Healthcare Provider
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of patients reported that they Always or Often are given an opportunity to ask questions about recommended treatment during their appointment with their Family Physician, Nurse Practitioner, or Allied Healthcare Provider
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of patients reported that they Always or Often have enough time spent with them during their appointment with their Family Physician, Nurse Practitioner, or Allied Healthcare Provider