Project goals

The Nova Scotia Physician's Manual Modernization Project has set 6 goals.

The project to improve and modernize the MSI Physician’s Manual has 6 goals.

They were determined based on feedback from physicians and other users of the manual during Phase I interviews:

Goal 1

Modernize the schedule of insured services for the people of Nova Scotia.

Goal 2

Establish and implement the framework required to be able to accurately define clinical diagnoses and service descriptions now and into the future. 

Goal 3

Prepare and sustain relevant and accurate supporting documentation.

Goal 4

Update related policy and operational processes.

Goal 5

Align required data and information flows to meet accountabilities and to support clinicians and organizations.

Goal 6

Retain current and increase future data and information use


Jennifer Girard
Policy advisor
Doctors Nova Scotia