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Your Health System is a web tool for the health sector and general public. It provides comparable, interactive data so that hospitals, regions, provinces and territories can compare how they measure up on 37 indicators related to

  • Access
  • Quality of care
  • Patient safety
  • Emerging health trends across the country

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Looking to improve patient care and quality, identify resource gaps and service needs, monitor performance, and much more? Find out how eDAD and eNACRS can support all of this in our upcoming lunchtime web forum and education sessions!


Join us October 8 for our first eDAD/eNACRS web forum: Introduction to and Demonstration of eDAD and eNACRS Reports.


Also learn about eDAD and eNACRS during our upcoming education sessions:

  • eDAD: An Essential Tool in Decision-Making, September 24 and 30
  • eNACRS: An Essential Tool in Decision-Making, October 7

To find out more about our Web Forums, contact us at


Learn about the benefits of our reporting tools and how essential they are to answering your business questions!


Take a look at the CIHI and Statistic Canada Health Indicators e-Publication—now with updated results for 17 CIHI indicators measuring health system and patient outcomes, including

  • 30-Day Stroke In-Hospital Mortality
  • 30-Day Surgical Readmission
  • Patients With Repeat Hospitalizations for Mental Illness
  • Caesarean Section Rate

Examine updated results for CIHI indicators  (marked with footnote 3).


The number of replacements has increased, while revisions are holding steady. Those are the findings from the Canadian Joint Replacement Registry’s 2014 annual report on hip and knee replacements. Here are some highlights:

  • In 2012–2013, there were 47,137 acute care hospitalizations for all hip replacements in Canada. This represents a 5-year increase of 16.5%.
  • In the same period, there were 57,718 acute care hospitalizations for all knee replacements, representing an increase of 21.5%.
  • The greatest rate increase in knee replacements was for patients age 45 to 64 for both genders.


Read more in the report, data tables and public summary »


Don’t miss CIHI’s pre-conference workshop Mix and Mingle: Making the Most Out of interRAI Assessment Information at the 2014 interRAI conference.


The October 6 workshop is an interactive, activity- and discussion-based event that will focus on

  • Data into Information (Stats 101: Translating data into accessible information)
  • Standards into Use (Linking clinical data to financial data)
  • Outputs into Practice (CAPs and outcome scales in care planning)
  • Information into Action (Responding to public reporting)

Learn more and register today


Participants can also view CIHI’s data flow video and watch the interRAI assessment in action.


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  • 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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