Matthew Murphy

Senior Director Strategy and Performance & Chief Data Officer

Nova Scotia Health

Matthew Murphy is the Director of Performance, Analytics and Accountability with NS Health, as well as a member of the Board of Directors for the RK MacDonald Nursing Home. He holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) and a Master’s of Applied Health Services Research from Dalhousie University, is a Certified Health Executive with the Canadian College of Health Leaders and an EXTRA Fellow with Healthcare Excellence Canada (formerly CFHI). Matthew’s main interests are in organizational strategic planning and performance, and furthering the use of evidence-based decision making within healthcare by turning data into actionable insight. Matthew lives in Antigonish, NS, with his wife Nicole, a talented psychiatric mental health nurse, and their Boston Terrier, Petey, who’s talent lies more in the field of “fetch”, than healthcare.

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Day 1: Dec 2, 2020

1:40 pm

1:40 pm


Democratize your Data to Maximize its Value and Accessibility

Achieving effective analytics starts with improved data literacy. However, there is still confusion surrounding what organizations must do to not only capture the necessary data but to mobilize it. Boost your productivity and create a sustainable digital environment with democratized data. Source practical tips to:

    • Establish clear goals and boundaries for determining what your data should accomplish
    • Create an action plan to educate teams on appropriate data acquisition and use
    • Understand the ‘power plant’ of data and information management

Develop an integrated approach to improve your organization’s data literacy.

Day 2: Dec 3, 2020