East Kootenay Divisions of Family Practice

Shared Care Microblogging MD (MBMD)

Project Team


Expected Outcomes


Physician Lead:
Dr. Anneline du Preez


Project Lead: Jacqui van Zyl

  • Regional Project
  • Provides a secure Interior Health owned communication tool for healthcare providers. Provides access to rapid specialist expertise.
  • Includes access to inpatient information and callboards
  • 70% of all physicians in the EK region will be accessing clinical decision support using virtual technology, enhancing the flow of physician communications between specialists, primary care teams and acute care, and improving patient outcomes.

Started in November 2018


Extended until December 2021