May 30, 2012
The Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) is supporting the effective deployment and use of the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care’s new Health Based Allocation Model (HBAM) funding methodology under the Health System Funding Strategy. This support includes maintenance and reporting, as well as education surrounding the HBAM Inpatient Grouping (HIG) methodology.
CIHI is pleased to announce that Assigning HIG Weights and ELOS Values to Ontario Inpatient DAD Cases 2011 is now available on its website (www.cihi.ca).
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