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Looking for mental health and addictions (MHA) information? We’re making it easier.


CIHI’s new Mental Health and Addictions Data and Information Guide provides an overview of MHA information in CIHI’s data holdings and publicly available products. This catalogue makes it easy to find and access what you’re looking for through sections that cover

  • Health system performance
  • Population health
  • Types of care
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Health workforce and spending

Web links give you easy access to products such as data tables, Analysis in Brief reports and interactive tools.


Announcing the School of Case Mix Funding. Taught by international and Canadian experts in case mix funding, the school features

  • A curriculum based on the Patient Classification Systems International (PCSI) school model
  • An overview of health care funding in Canada, case mix systems, patient-level costing, monitoring and evaluation, analysis of health care data and more
  • A five-day program consisting of presentations, panel sessions and group discussions, using a case study approach

The school runs September 15 to 19 in Toronto, Ontario and is offered in association with PCSI. Visit our Learning Centre to learn more.


CIHI’s new data holdings page makes it easy and convenient to find information about our data. Learn more about what each database contains, including

  • The most current year of data available
  • When the next data release is scheduled
  • Frequency of reports for participating organizations
  • Whether or not preliminary data is available for data requests

You can view information on all our data holdings, including availability by year or by jurisdiction.


How is our health system performing? Explore the five areas of performance measurement Canadians told us were important:

  • Access to care
  • Health spending
  • Quality of care
  • Health outcomes and
  • Health promotion and disease prevention

Check out CIHI’s new interactive website


This one-day regional event on Monday, May 12 at the Toronto Hilton is a chance to discuss decision-making across the patient care continuum with a focus on

  • Data and data quality: Linkages to funding
  • Public measures: What’s on the horizon?

The theme this year is From quality data to dollars: Exploring the journey from data quality to health funding to public measures.

Visit the Health Data Users Day conference website for more information on the program, registration and important dates.


CIHI’s new Indicator Library makes indicators easy to find and interpret. Starting with 60 of CIHI’s key indicators, the library provides metadata, including

  • Definitions
  • Methodologies
  • Reporting levels
  • Data sources
  • Links to the latest publicly reported results


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Events and Education

  • Check out the catalogue of courses in our Learning Centre

    These courses give you practical, reliable and essential information and analysis from CIHI’s experts. Open the door to the power of CIHI education today!

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