June 2, 2011
Percentage of Adults Age 45 to 64 and Seniors Who Reported Individual Chronic Conditions and the Percentage of All Adult Diagnoses From Adults Age 45 to 64 and Seniors, Canada (Crude Estimates) from Canadian Survey of Experiences With Primary Health Care, 2008, Statistics Canada; Canadian Institute for Health Information.
March 3, 2011
A description of the data and analysis methodology used in the report on urban physical environment and health inequalities.
March 3, 2011
A report summary exploring two aspects of the urban physical environment known to negatively affect health: outdoor air pollution and heat extremes.
March 3, 2011
A description of the literature search methodology used in the analysis of urban physical environment and health inequalities.
February 28, 2011
The first version of the Primary Health Care Electronic Medical Record Content Standard, which supports the collection of standardized data through EMRs.
December 16, 2010
Begins a conversation about the appropriateness of care in Canada.
September 2, 2010
A tool that allows users to explore health inequalities by year and changes over time at national and provincial levels.
August 25, 2010
A data brief for Canada's 33 census metropolitan areas illustrating the distribution of hospitalizations and self-rated health by INSPQ Deprivation Index.
December 21, 2009
A summary of the results of the third Consensus Conference on Health Indicators, held in March 2009.
December 10, 2009
A look at sepsis and opportunities for improvement when caring for patients with this highly complex and sometimes deadly condition.
October 29, 2009
Examines issues such as spending, policy, access and quality in the context of where the health system was 10 years previously, how things changed and issues on the horizon.
July 23, 2009
This study measures access to and quality of care from a patient perspective across Canada's 10 provinces.
December 16, 2008
This 2008 chartbook offers an illustrative example of how primary health care information can be used to populate indicators on access, recommended care and organization/service delivery.
October 23, 2008
A review of seminal national and international health care research as it maps to health care priorities.
August 14, 2008
This analytical report measures the risk of a wide range of adverse events in Canadian health care delivery.
November 29, 2007
An initial report about the hospital standardized mortality ratio (HSMR) and its adaptation for use in Canada.
June 7, 2006
Information on what we know and don't know about the performance of Canada's health care systems and their resources.
Explore Canadian health care and compare interactive data by hospital, long-term care organization, region and more
Your Health System: In Brief is an interactive health information tool that explores the five themes that Canadians told us were the most important.
Part of our Measuring Health Inequalities: A Toolkit, this video shows how measuring inequalities across population subgroups is fundamental for supporting health systems in their work to reduce health inequities.