As Canadian jurisdictions focus more on efficiency, value for money and accountability within the health care system, they look to CIHI for help developing, implementing and monitoring funding models.
Activity-based funding is one model that CIHI is helping health system funders explore.
Key reports and analyses
Events and education
CIHI developed this interactive tool to estimate the average cost of various services provided in hospitals. It provides information
The cost estimates represent the estimated average cost of services provided to the average patient. They include the costs incurred by the hospital in providing services but exclude physician fees, since physicians are normally paid directly by the jurisdiction and not by the hospital.
Each year, CIHI and registered organizations collect and analyze data related to the health of Canadians and the Canadian health care system. To facilitate improved access to timely data, CIHI offers data-submitting organizations an eReporting tool. It enables registered organizations to submit and access their data electronically through a secure website.
Applications available through Client Services eReporting: